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by BA - 11 months ago

New Pfizer COVID vaccine doses arrive in Will County

More than 4,000 doses of the Pfizer COVID vaccine, recently authorized for distribution by the federal Food and Drug Administration arrived in Will County Wednesday afternoon. The State of Illinois is following guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) which is breaking up the vaccinatio...

by BA - 11 months ago

66 Book Recommendations to Bring You Into the New Year

kalietmcguirl.medium.com - For the first few months of shelter in place, I didn’t get much done, but I did spend many fabulously long hours lying in the sun working my way through the collected works of Jane Austen. When the…Tweeted by @Medium https://twitter.com/Medium/status/1339319420649345028

by BA - 11 months ago

COMMENTARY: Foreign Policy Reset Under Biden?

Biden is cut from a different cloth. Much like Obama, he has been very consistent in supporting the expansion of global capitalism and particularly what came to be known as economic neo-liberalism. But his approach prioritized a working relationship with other major capitalist powers, though with th...

by BA - 11 months ago

Two Saint Lucia Murder Convicts Paroled

Two Saint Lucia murder convicts have been granted parole. The development took place Wednesday at Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF) where the historic Parole Board hearing was held. According to the officials, they expect the paper work facilitating the actual release of the inmates to be comple...

by BA - 11 months ago

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Leads Call on Biden to End Death Penalty

Photos: YouTube\Twitter Tuesday, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) led 41 of her House colleagues and three Representatives-Elect on a letter calling on President-Elect Joe Biden to end the use of the federal death penalty on his first day in office. Tags:& Black Star NewsCONGRESSWOMAN AYANNA PR...

by BA - 11 months ago

White People, Stop Quoting MLK (and Definitely Ghandi): A Thread

medium.com - It never fails. Amidst outcries for justice to be served, pleas for Black Lives to finally matter, and hope for a better tomorrow, there goes Elizabeth, tweeting ‘Darkness cannot drive out darkness…Tweeted by @SunKissedHoney3 https://twitter.com/SunKissedHoney3/status/133930440804410982...

by BA - 11 months ago

Interviews with TCP Authors

manoa.hawaii.edu - Published since 1989, The Contemporary Pacific has featured hundreds of authors from across disciplines and incorporated a wide range of genres, including peer-reviewed research articles, political r…Tweeted by @TCP_Journal https://twitter.com/TCP_Journal/status/133930427513493094...