Friday, October 22, 2021
www.washingtonpost.com By Bradley Graham   Colin L. Powell, who helped guide the U.S. military to victory in the 1991 Persian Gulf War as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, then struggled a decade later over the U.S. invasion of Iraq as a...
www.letter.ly By Milos Djordjevic   There is a burning question in this day and age: how much time do people spend on social media? However, it is more important to find a way to put this into a proper scale. The general social media...
www.vibe.com By Christine Imarenezor   Rapper, producer and businessman Dr. Dre will be making music history—alongside Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Eminem, and Kendrick Lamar—for the Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show. The artists will be hitting the global stage at SoFi...
www.nytimes.com By Coral Murphy Marcos     United Airlines is terminating about 600 employees for refusing to comply with its vaccination requirement, the company said in a memo sent to staff on Tuesday. “This was an incredibly difficult decision but keeping our team safe...
www.nytimes.com By Troy Closson   The conviction of R. Kelly on all nine counts against him came as a significant moment in the Me Too movement for both Black women and for the music industry, ushering in a sense that, finally, justice...
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...