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Slavery, Race and Memory Project at Wake Forest University Issues New Report

Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina has published a new report with several essays concerning the educational institution’s ties to slavery. The university was founded on the grounds of an old plantation near Raleigh in 1834 before moving to its current location in 1956. In...

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T&T Bar Owners Threaten To Sue Over Reduced Hours

Trinidad Guardian:– A large group of bar owners and operators have threatened to sue the State over a recent move to reduce their hours of businesses under ongoing COVID-19 public health regulations. In the pre-action protocol letter sent to Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh and the Office o...

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How Much Money Greg Doucette Makes On YouTube – Net Worth

Greg Doucette Net Worth – $1 Million & Greg Doucette is a fitness consultant and YouTuber from Canada. He has an estimated net worth of $1 million. He started his fitness journey at a young age of 7 years old due to inspiration from the Olympic weightlifters. He trained with his dad for a...

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Cuban Medical Brigade Gets English Certification From SALCC

Press Release:-  The Sir Arthur Lewis Community College (SALCC) will recognize Cuban Medical Personnel who successfully completed the first phase of an English as a Second Language (ESL) course. The course was organised as a Goodwill initiative for the Medical Brigade. The ceremony to present certif...

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Anger Over US Decision On Foreign Students’ Visas

BBC News:– Politicians and academics have criticised a decision to withdraw US visas from foreign students whose courses move fully online. US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) said people could face deportation unless they changed to an institution with in-person tuition. A number of...

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Why explore lynchings? Ignored history lingers like untreated wounds

83degreesmedia.com - Tampa City Council Chair Luis Viera speaks passionately at Cafe con Tampa about why it's important to recognize the history of local lynchings. (January 2020) Photo by Diane Egner EJI Tampa committee…Tweeted by @JeanG647 https://twitter.com/JeanG647/status/1280500529400029189

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White Woman Charged After Racist Central Park Confrontation

NEW YORK, United States (AP) — A white woman who called the police during a videotaped dispute with a Black man over her walking her dog without a leash in Central Park was charged Monday with filing a false police report. In May, Amy Cooper drew widespread condemnation and was fired from her job af...