Category : Lifestyle

2 days ago

Black-Owned Brands Whose Businesses Skyrocketed Amid COVID-19

afrotech.com - The COVID-19 pandemic has had a widespread negative impact on Black-owned businesses throughout the U.S. this year, forcing many to shut down...Tweeted by @AfroTech https://twitter.com/AfroTech/status/1463371829993746436

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‘Comfort woman’ leading her group’s quest for justice dies

news.abs-cbn.com - A Filipino elderly woman who claimed she was among those sexually abused during the Japanese occupation of the Philippines died on Tuesday, the same day her ordeal started 77 years ago when the forei…Tweeted by @ABSCBNNews https://...

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Rashida Tlaib’s Plan to Empty Prisons: Just Let Everyone Go?

libertynation.com - Could it be that opponents of the legislation have misrepresented it, intentionally or otherwise – or is Tlaib the one playing political games?Tweeted by @libertynation https://twitter.com/libertynation/status/1463494159956942853

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A Fair Fight

brennancenter.org - Indigent defense systems across the country have been chronically under-resourced for decades, leading to a broken justice system and high social and economic harm for citizens.Tweeted by @AmesCG https://twitter.com/AmesCG/status/...

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How the Party of Lincoln Became the Party of Lee

journalofthecivilwarera.org - On November 2, 2021, Arizona State Senator Wendy Rogers tweeted her support for Virginia gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin. She encouraged Virginians to vote Republican and “Make General Lee pro…Tweeted by @StAndrea...

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TikTok censored me for defending Kyle Rittenhouse

washingtonexaminer.com - Last week in Kenosha, Wisconsin, a jury found 17-year-old Kyle Rittenhouse not guilty in a now-infamous self-defense/homicide trial. Yet even though the full procedures of our criminal justice system…Tweeted by @brad_polumbo...

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Progressives Find Political Success, and Pushback, as Prosecutors

governing.com - Queens, N.Y., will soon join the list of places electing district attorneys who reject the tough-on-crime policies of the past. But their approach isn't always well-received by governors.Tweeted by @YaoBlacks https://twitter.com/YaoBl...

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Replacing History with a 'Narrative' - Frontpagemag

frontpagemag.com - Voters this election rejected the teaching of The 1619 Project and Critical Race Theory, as proven by the results of Virginia’s gubernatorial race and, less publicized but as equally telling in Egg H…Tweeted by @yportbill https://t...