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by BA - 11 months ago

Medicaid is better than nothing

by Barry Hermanson Nationwide, more than one person in five in this country rely on Medicaid for their health care. In California, where the program is called Medi-Cal, it is one in three. “Medicaid is the single largest source of health coverage in the United States,”& according to Medi...

by BA - 11 months ago

Carolyn Manno – Inside The Life Of The Sports Journalist

Carolyn is an American anchor and correspondent for the NBC Sports Group where she works as a reporter for NBC’s Football Night in America, host of NBCSN’s NASCAR America and she is also an anchor for NBC’s Sports Update Desk. The correspondent was born on July 16th, 1984 in Flori...

by BA - 11 months ago

Jamaal Bowman Endorsed by League of Conservation Voters and NYLCV

[Jamaal Bowman] Jamaal Bowman:“I am equal parts honored and humbled that both the New York League of Conservation Voters and the League of Conservation Voters Action Fund have decided to endorse my campaign." Photo: Twitter Tags:& 2020 ElectionLeague of Conservation Voters Action FundNew York League...

by BA - 11 months ago

Soufriere Parish Priest Condemns Attacks On CMO And Her Team

Soufriere Parish Priest, Albert Aaron Smith, has come to the defence of Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Sharon Belmar-George, and her team in the face of public criticism of them. Smith was delivering a homily on Sunday based on the day’s reading regarding loving one’s neighbour as oneself. B...

by BA - 11 months ago

The Stubborn Racial Gap in Scores on the SAT College Entrance Examination

The College Board has released its annual report on the scores of graduating high school seniors in the Class of 2020 on the SAT college entrance examination. More than 261,000 African Americans in the Class of 2020 took the test, down only slightly from 2019. They made up 12 percent of the 2.2 mill...

by BA - 11 months ago

Ben Crump, Chicago Lawyer Speak out on Police Shooting of Black Couple

[Marcellis Stinnette\Tafara Williams] “The firing of the officer involved in this week’s tragic and senseless shooting in Waukegan is a first step in police accountability, but does nothing to restore the life and health of the two young people involved...It is apparent that the relative speed of th...