Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Apple News By Helen Branswell   Winter is coming, again. A year ago, experts warned that the United States faced a grim winter if Americans didn’t mask up and social distance to slow transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus before “indoor weather” — aka...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Today, the family of Terence Crutcher, joined by national civil and human rights legal organizations, local elected officials, and community activists and leaders, formally requested for the Civil Rights Division of the United States Department of...
www.washingtonpost.com By Scott Harris To find out, I looked at six ways to measure White attitudes on race — and how those influenced their votes.   Over the past two months, several Republican state legislatures have considered laws that would restrict how teachers could discuss...
www.washingtonpost.com By Sonia Rao   Spike Lee announced he would be reediting an episode of his new HBO documentary series about New York City amid criticism over his decision to feature 9/11 conspiracy theorists. “I’m Back In The Editing Room And Looking At...
www.abc7chicago.com By Jessica D'Onofrio and Alexis McAdams   Reverend Jesse Jackson and his wife Jacqueline, remain hospitalized with COVID-19 Monday at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Several local church leaders gathered at the hospital Monday morning to pray for Rev. Jackson and his wife, asking...
www.blackdoctor.org   The word pandemic, as defined by Dictionary.com means, “a disease prevalent throughout an entire country, continent, or the whole world.” COVID-19 is by definition a worldwide pandemic. This means that, in order for it to be truly controlled, most of the...
www.nytimes.com By Emma G. Fitzsimmons, Sharon Otterman and Joseph Goldstein     New York City will become the first U.S. city to require proof of at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine for a variety of activities for workers and customers — indoor dining, gyms...
www.eugene.diamondleague.com   Sha’Carri Richardson leads off the stars lining up for the Prefontaine Classic, and in a rare treat fans can enjoy her electrifying flair twice. Her competitors will be the fastest available, as meet organizers aim to load fields with Tokyo...
www.rollingout.com By Terry Shropshire       A petition to reinstate Olympic track hopeful Sha’Carri Richardson after she was disqualified on Friday, July 2, 2021, is quickly approaching 500K signatures. More than 499K are supporting the Change.org petition started by the group Move On after...
www.clutchpoints.com   By R. P. Salao   Longtime ESPN reporter Rachel Nichols is used to being the one shining light on breaking news. Now it appears she’s the subject of the latest bombshell report that reveals a borderline racist rant caught on video.   Back in July...