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ACFA Cashflow offers online high quality Payday Loan for your activist investor needs. We understand that you need cash quickly to seize investment opportunities as they arise. That’s why we offer same day loans and short-term loans to help you get the money you need when you need it most. Apply now and get the […]

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‘Watched all the time’: China’s surveillance state grows under Xi

When Chen picked up his phone to express his anger at getting a parking ticket, his message on WeChat was just a drop in the ocean of daily posts on China’s largest social network. But soon after his tirade against “simple-minded” traffic cops in June, he found himself in the tentacles of the communist country’s […]

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Cheshire PD hopes ‘Faith & Blue’ will strengthen community ties

CHESHIRE — Chief Constable Neil Dryfe is always looking for ways to build trust between his department and the community. Like many police department chiefs across the country, he believes the double whammy of the COVID-19 pandemic and the 2020 murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis have eroded the openness and mutual respect that should […]

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The Trevor Project ends its partnership with a surveillance software company and returns a donation

Following criticism on Twitter, the Trevor Project last week returned a $25,000 donation from a school surveillance software company whose technologies were allegedly used to weed out LGBTQ2S+ students. According to the Education Information website The 74, the Trevor Project, an American youth suicide prevention organization, has partnered with Gaggle since May. Gaggle, which creates […]

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New Jersey lawmakers want state voting rights law

New Jersey lawmakers seek to pass a new set of voting protections as US Supreme Court weighs case that could see key provisions of the Voting Rights Act gutted. The invoice would give the state’s Civil Rights Division supervisory powers over elections that impede the ability of people who belong to a protected class – […]

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Wallace Stegner exhibition leads visitors on the path to conservation | Community

Wallace Stegner, known as “the dean of Western writers”, has published 30 books, countless essays and numerous letters on equity, the arts and the environment. The latter is the focus of the Los Altos History Museum’s interactive outdoor exhibit, “Wallace Stegner: A Path to Conservation,” on display Oct. 13 through March 5 at 51 S. […]

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African countries to push for more fossil fuel projects at COP27

Africa says fossil fuels vital for home energy The continent accounts for less than 4% of current emissions African nations seek to sell European gas amid Russian crisis Oil has not brought energy security to Africa, critics say CAPE TOWN, Oct 4 (Reuters) – African countries will use the COP27 climate talks in Egypt next […]

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Gayl Jones and Tommie Smith among National Book Award finalists

This photo combination features “His Name Is George Floyd: One Man’s Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice” by Robert Samuels and Toluse Olorunnipa, left, and “Victory. Stand!: Raising My Fist for Justice,” a collaboration between Tommie Smith, Derrick Barnes and Dawud Anyabwile. (Viking/Norton Young Readers via AP) PA NEW YORK Gayl Jones’ ‘The Birdcatcher’, […]

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Thomas Muhammad Remembered: Program honors long-time activist and community organizer

A celebration of the life of activist, philanthropist and community organizer Thomas Ali Muhammad will take place at the Black Academy of Arts and Letters, Saturday October 29, 2022 at 11 a.m. Mr. Muhammad was a man who wore many hats and he was also referred to as a historian, Muslim scholar, warrior, writer, servant […]

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Mexico and other Latin American countries under threat from international pirates

A huge treasure trove of emails from the Mexican Ministry of Defense are among the electronic communications taken by a group of hackers from military and police agencies in several Latin American countries, the Mexican president confirmed on Friday. The recognition of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador comes after the Chilean government said last week […]

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US House candidates to face off in Montana debate | State News

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Three candidates for the new U.S. House district covering central and eastern Montana are scheduled to hold their first debate Saturday night. First-term Republican Matt Rosendale takes on Democrat Penny Ronning and independent candidate Gary Buchanan. The hour-long debate will air live from Great Falls on KRTV at 6 p.m. This […]

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At 18, I only recently realized the importance of community involvement and politics

This column is the opinion of Shayyan Husein, a grade 12 student at Orchard Park High School in Stoney Creek, Ontario. This is part of a special CBC Hamilton municipal election project, showcasing the voices of the community. Find all of our election coverage here. I turned 18 in April. I thought I cared about […]

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Movements in NATO countries mobilize against war – Workers World

With an avalanche of anti-Russian propaganda in NATO and other European Union countries – and in the United States – the mainstream media has created an obstacle to mobilizing anti-war action. . Nevertheless, the high economic cost of war, including much higher commodity prices and shortages of energy sources, created an opening that anti-imperialist and […]

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Newsom’s Latest Sanctuary State Scam – OpEd – Eurasia Review

Illegal aliens crossing our borders can find refuge in California. Women who want to abort their child, but who live in states with restrictive abortion laws, can come to California to have a doctor kill their baby. Now young boys and girls who are sexually confused and live in states where puberty blockers and chemical […]

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The Walt Disney Company Appoints Veteran Media and Technology Executive Carolyn Everson to its Board of Directors | app

BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 30, 2022– The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) today announced that veteran media and technology executive Carolyn Everson will join its Board of Directors effective November 21. facing the companies, will be included in the list of nominees for the company’s directorships in the proxy statement for Disney’s 2023 annual meeting of […]

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Gillian Anderson ‘volunteered’ to join community film after funny haze

Actress Gillian Anderson has no problem getting Britta for Dan Harmon’s long-awaited Community film. The Sex education star reacted to an erroneous tag in Joel McHale’s Twitter post claiming the Community the existence of the film, which cited her instead of series veteran Gillian Jacobs. Offering to get in the movie anyway, Anderson quotes tweeted […]

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Botswana turns 56: from one of the poorest countries to an upper-middle-income economy

Despite one-party rule since independence, Botswana is one of Africa’s stable democracies. Botswana is the only southern African country to have achieved the UNAIDS 95-95-95 target. President Mokgweetsi Masisi has pledged to diversify the country’s economy from its staple diamonds. Botswana celebrates 56 years of independence on Friday after gaining autonomy in 1965, following 80 […]

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Bain and Company urged to reveal collaborators in SARS – SABC News

Civil society group, Active Citizens Movement (ACM), is calling on management consultancy Bain and Company to reveal who it collaborated with to undermine the operations of the South African Revenue Service (SARS). ACM reacted to the Treasury’s decision to impose a 10-year ban on the US company from doing business with the public sector in […]

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Insurance company leaves cotton farmers dry: The Tribune India

Tribune press service Deepender Deswal Hisar, September 29 The crop insurance claim forms of nearly 29,000 farmers under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana have been returned by Reliance General Insurance under one pretext or another, leaving the claimants dry. Return forms of 29,000 farmers More than 41,000 farmers apply for insurance for […]

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Actress Fonda discusses her climate activism while campaigning for State Lands Commissioner Garcia Richard | Local News

On her first visit to New Mexico since selling her 2,300-acre ranch on the outskirts of Rowe seven years ago, Oscar-winning actress Jane Fonda described her return to the Land of Enchantment this week as sweet -bitter. “Do you know how depressed I am? the 84-year-old asked at the start of a nearly 45-minute interview […]

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Mutiny Information Cafe is back after community fundraising efforts

Not all stories have a happy ending. But Mutiny Information CaféDenver’s latest tribulation will be: Less than a week after being seized by the City of Denver for uncollected sales tax arrears, Denver’s counterculture institution will reopen its doors on Wednesday, September 28 at noon. “We are relieved, as you can imagine,” said Jim Norris, […]

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Developing countries face economic headwinds, says World Bank chief

Speaking at Stanford University on Wednesday, David Malpass said the challenges for the developing world are shaped by rising food, fertilizer and energy prices caused by the war in Ukraine, as well as by rising interest rates, currency depreciation and capital outflows, which could result in a lack of funds needed to support people’s lives […]

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MY OLD KENTUCKY HOUSE faces a changing world

Kentucky to the World (KTW), in collaboration with Kentucky Performing Arts, proudly presents a unique family program on Sunday, October 23, featuring a dynamic combination of musical performances, audience participation and conversation with Harry Pickens, Hannah Drake, Ben Sollee and Emily Bingham as part of the Republic Bank Foundation Lecture Series. A reception with delicious […]

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Shares of psychedelics company MindMed fall 50% after selling new shares

Shares of psychedelic company Mind Medicine Inc. fell 50% on Wednesday after the company offered a dilutive secondary offering of 7.1 million shares. The offer was priced at $4.25 a share, a 30% discount from Tuesday’s closing price of $6.12. The company has also offered an equal number of warrants, which can be used to […]

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‘Surgical strike’ on PFI funds, doors of these 6 countries including UAE closed

People’s Front of India After the banning of (PFI) and its organizations, it will no longer receive funds from these 6 countries. These countries include the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar and Oman. After this ban, the government PFI And can seize all the buildings, funds, bank accounts of the organizations associated […]

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Araga Jnanendra welcomes PFI ban; enhanced security across the state

Bangalore, Sep 28 (IANS): Karnataka Home Minister Araga Jnanendra on Wednesday welcomed the imposition of a five-year ban on the Indian Popular Front (PFI) in the country. “The National Intelligence Agency (NIA), in coordination with various state police departments, raided the PFI workers and collected evidence,” he said. He further stated that […]

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Death of Donald Pinto, community leader and former president of MCCP Muscat

By Clarence Pinto, Muscat Muscat, Sep 28: The Mangalorean community in the Sultanate of Oman was shocked to hear the news of the sudden and untimely death of Donald Pinto, the former president of the Mangalorean Catholic Center of the Parish (MCCP Muscat – Sts Peter and Paul Church, Ruwi), member from the MCCP […]

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“Love is love”: Countries where same-sex marriage and surrogacy are legal

Cubans voted overwhelmingly to legalize same-sex marriage, making the country the 33rd to stop defining marriage as being exclusively between a man and a woman. Cuba’s historic new family code also permits “altruistic” surrogacy, whereby a woman gives birth to a baby on behalf of another woman or a couple, but no money changes hands […]

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2022-09-27 | NDAQ:KHC | Press release

The spooky condiment is popping up all over the country, seeking to turn vampires into tomato blood eaters Today, Heinz®heralds the return of Heinz Tomato Blood Ketchup, spooking grocery store shelves nationwide and making mealtimes a spooky good time. The limited-edition, tomato-filled bottle packs the delicious, thick, rich Heinz Ketchup fans know and love and […]

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(BPRW) Black Tech Community Takes Over Disney World – Blacks In Technology Hosts BITCON 2022: Tech Conference For Culture | Press Releases

(BPRW) Black Tech Community Takes Over Disney World – Blacks In Technology Hosts BITCON 2022: Tech Conference For Culture (Black PR Wire) ORLANDO, Florida — Blacks In Technology, LLC and the Blacks In Technology Foundation (BIT) are hosting (BITCon2022) their 4th annual conference for Black IT professionals, entrepreneurs, gamers, and Afro-futurists. Hundreds of people will […]

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Uncle Jack Charles will receive a state funeral in Victoria next month

The Victorian Government has confirmed that revered former Aborigine, actor and activist Uncle Jack Charles will bid farewell with a state funeral next month. Charles died aged 79 earlier this month while surrounded by family and loved ones at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. The Boon Wurrung, Dja Dja Wurrung, Woiwurrung and Yorta Yorta man was […]

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Woman charged with embezzlement from Minneapolis-based business

MINNEAPOLIS — A California woman is facing charges after she allegedly embezzled more than $1 million from her Minnesota-based employer. The U.S. Attorney’s Office said on Monday that a federal grand jury had indicted a 47-year-old man Mai Houa Xiong on charges related to wire fraud, identity theft and filing false tax returns in connection […]

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Rincon entrepreneur tells diverse stories of the Indigenous community through two TV series

Strolling through her Solana Beach gallery, Ruth-Ann Thorn proudly displays various works of art, including a bright blue surfboard adorned with happy sunflowers painted by Gloria Lee and whimsical bronze statues created by Paul Lotz. “I’ve always wanted a sculpture garden,” she said, gazing outside at Lyman Whitaker’s collection of metal sculptures billowing in the […]

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Uncle Jack Charles’ family accept state funeral for Victorian Premier Dan Andrews

Photo of Uncle Jack Charles by Ros O’Gorman by Paul Kashmir on September 26, 2022 in New Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews offered Uncle Jack Charles’ family a state funeral and the offer was accepted. In a statement, the Prime Minister said: ‘There is no actor, no activist, no survivor and no Victorian like Uncle Jack […]

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“Eco-warrior” and Earth First! co-founder Dave Foreman dies | State News

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) — Dave Foreman, a self-proclaimed eco-warrior who was a prominent member of the radical environmental movement and co-founder of Earth First!, has died. He was 74 years old. The New Mexico-based Rewilding Institute, which Foreman founded as a think tank to develop long-term land conservation plans, said on its website that he […]

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World-renowned musician honored with community concert

JACKSON, Tenn.– A world-famous musician was celebrated in Jackson this weekend. Gil Scott-Heron was celebrated Friday morning with a mural reveal, followed by a special Saturday night concert in Jackson. James E. Cherry, President of the Griot Collective of West TN, shares the importance of having the community concert. “It’s a community gig because Gil […]

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Activists renew calls for wealthy polluting countries to compensate developing countries for climate crisis

Activists have renewed their calls for wealthy, polluting countries to compensate developing countries for the devastating effects caused by the climate crisis following the catastrophic floods in Pakistan. Just as racial justice activists are calling for compensation for the descendants of enslaved people, activists want to go further and frame the issue as “climate reparations.” […]

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RTL Today – Compensate developing countries: Why are climate activists calling for reparations?

The catastrophic floods in Pakistan have sparked new calls for wealthy, polluting countries, which have developed their economies through intensive use of fossil fuels, to compensate developing countries for the devastating effects caused by the climate crisis. The currently preferred term for this concept is “loss and damage” payments, but some activists want to go […]

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Nama community calls for language to be added to national anthem – SABC News

Nama language activists are calling for the Nama language to be added to the national anthem of South Africa, Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrica. Nama has been on the brink of extinction in South Africa for decades. However, efforts are being made to revive it, as Nama language activists are pushing for the ancient indigenous language to […]

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The destinies of Belarus and Ukraine are “interconnected”; both countries must fight together to safeguard their very existence: Belarusian opposition leader Sviatlana

Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, who fled to Lithuania after Russian ally Alexander Lukashenko won the disputed August 2020 election, said “there will be no free Belarus without free Ukraine”. Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, who fled to Lithuania after Russian ally Alexander Lukashenko won the disputed August 2020 election, said “there will be no free Belarus without free Ukraine”. The […]

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Library to complete overdue employee work on slave records

GREENVILLE, South Carolina With the creation of an index and catalog of slave records at the Greenville County Library System, Rulinda Price has made it easier for African Americans to trace their family history in South Carolina. Price died in August at the age of 66, but the work she started in 2012 continues and […]

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Near-total abortion ban passed before Arizona became a state was cleared to go into effect Friday by a Pima County Superior Court judge. The law provides for two to five years in prison for anyone who provides an abortion or the means for an abortion. The only exception is to save the mother’s life. It […]

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Opinion: Community organizing takes over from government in Jackson water crisis | Opinion

Less than a three-hour drive from Baton Rouge, residents of Jackson, Mississippi, were left without drinking water during weeks. Jackson, the capital of Mississippi, has an estimated population of 149,730, of whom about 83% are black, according to the US census. According to reports from mississippi today. Catherine Smith, a 22-year-old from Houston, Texas who […]

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‘Time is up’: Countries trapped by climate crisis sound alarm at UN

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS, Sept 23 (Reuters) – Countries on the front lines of the climate crisis have had enough. At the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations this week, the low-lying island nation Vanuatu stepped up its fight to focus the world on tackling […]

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Abigail Disney says company ‘needs to prove’ it suspended political contributions in Florida

With a family name known around the world, Abigail Disney is using the full power of that recognition to fight for economic justice. Most people first discovered the filmmaker and philanthropist when she called out the company’s CEO, Bob Iger, in a viral Twitter thread from 2019, in which she took no hits to call […]

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Abigail Disney’s documentary exposes company’s lack of transparency

“Why are they opposed to any transparency on their political contributions?” the filmmaker and outspoken shareholder told IndieWire. With a family name known around the world, Abigail Disney is using the full power of that recognition to fight for economic justice. Most people first discovered the filmmaker and philanthropist when she called out the company’s […]

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Turkey. Anti-LGBTQ display reflects nation’s political shift

FILE – Protesters chant slogans while holding Turkish flags during an anti-LGBTQ demonstration, in Istanbul’s Fatih district, Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra, File) Khalil Hamra PA ISTANBUL The 25-year-old translator by day and trans drag performer by night felt overwhelming panic and anxiety as several thousand protesters gathered and marched in Turkey on […]

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Prominent Disney anti-ESG investor calls on company to ‘commit to political neutrality’ before it’s ‘expected to take sides that won’t be favorable’

Amid the ongoing public backlash against the company’s recent foray into political activism, prominent Disney anti-ESG investor Vivek Ramaswamy has issued a personal plea to the House of Mouse to s refrain from going any further in this arena – otherwise, he warns, they “will be called upon to take sides that are not favorable […]

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Priyanka Chopra wears Yuzefi at the Fast Company Innovation Festival – Footwear News

Priyanka Chopra Jonas was ready for business in a royal blue suit for her keynote address at the 2022 Fast Company Innovation Festival. The actress and philanthropist wore a royal blue blazer and dress pants by Yuzefi, paired with a black camisole underneath and shiny black heels. She accessorized with two fine gold bracelets, one […]

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Texas bans more books than any other state

Illustration: Aida Amer/Axios This is Banned Books Week and one new report from the PEN America writers group shows that Texas has banned more books than any other state. The PEN America report found that 1,648 individual book titles were banned nationwide in 2,532 rulings from July 2021 to June 2022. The total number of […]

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Labor lobby in Africa urges Gulf countries to follow Qatar’s footsteps in labor reforms – Doha News

Kenyan officials recently fired a national who fell ill as a domestic worker worker in saudi arabia and was allegedly denied access to timely medical care. As part of a long-term strategy to protect employees, a labor lobby in the Horn of Africa is urging other Gulf countries to begin labor reforms similar to those […]

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Over 100 community leaders write open letter calling for ‘urgent action’ on cost of living crisis

More than 100 charity leaders, community activists and academics across Northern Ireland have issued a joint call for urgent action to tackle the cost of living crisis. he letter, which was released on Thursday, calls for the immediate formation of a new Stormont executive. He has been signed by groups such as Extern NI, Action […]

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New York attorney general sues Trump and company – breaking it down

The Trumps and their company are accused in a 221-page civil complaint filed Wednesday of engaging in a year-long plan to enrich themselves by inflating the values ​​of a wide range of properties, stretching across their international real estate empire. The complaint accuses the company of more than 200 instances of false asset valuations, described […]

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No time to waste. Ministerial meeting calls for urgent funding for countries most vulnerable to climate change | African development bank

With just two months to go before the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) in Egypt, Africa and other developing regions of the world bearing the brunt of climate change are warning its transformation into a simple shop of promises. The President of the African Development Bank Group, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, and speakers from the […]

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Governor Kristi Noem Sued Over Release of Travel Expense Records | State and Region

By STEPHEN GROVES – Associated Press SIOUX FALLS, SD (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem faces a lawsuit after her office refused to release expense reports for five out-of-state trips this year to a watchdog group liberal. American Oversight, an organization that files open case requests and litigation against Republican officials, filed a lawsuit […]

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Sloane & Company Hires TJ White to Lead Special Situations Practice

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sloane & Company (“Sloane” or “the Company”), a leader in the corporate and financial communications industry, today announced that TJ White has joined the Company as Managing Director and Head of Situations specials. White joins Sloane from FGS Global (formerly Sard Verbinnen & Co.), where he most recently served as a director, providing […]

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Michael House fosters community and builds life skills for new moms

“I didn’t really think I needed any help back then, but I really see now that the support they gave me has really shaped who I am today” When Sharelle Scullion first moved into Michael House in 2017, she didn’t really want to be there. But newly pregnant and living with her grandparents “too old” […]

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Burning Coal Theater Company Presents World Premiere of A GREAT BIG WOOLLY MAMMOTH THAWING

Opening the Burning Coal Theater Company’s 2022-23 season, A Great Big Wooly Mammoth Thawing From The Ice is a world premiere by London playwright Tatty Hennessy. Hennessy uses a New York Times article on melting permafrost and the recent discovery of preserved mammoths as inspiration to explore the unexpected sides of climate change and its […]

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Judge denies state’s motion to dismiss Desiree Diaz case

The family of Desiree Diaz, who died aged 33 in 2018 after spending a night at York Correctional Institution in East Lyme, have pushed back against state efforts to dismiss her medical malpractice lawsuit. Judge Steven Jacobs denied the state attorney general’s office’s motion to dismiss the case on September 16. Diaz’s mother, Katherine Lindsay, […]

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Lexington East End activist named 2022 Community Champion

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) — Decades of commitment were recognized in Lexington on Tuesday as Thomas Tolliver was honored as this year’s Lexington Community Champion. The ceremony took place Tuesday morning at Charles Young Park in the city’s East End. Its location suits a man like Tolliver, who has dedicated the past 28 years to uncovering […]

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Africa: Nakate – Closing the gender gap in education can help countries better adapt to the climate crisis

Vanessa Nakate, a Ugandan climate activist and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, believes that closing the gender gap in education can help countries better adapt to the climate crisis. On Monday, Nakate addressed world leaders and key stakeholders gathered in New York, United States of America, for the United Nations Transforming Education Summit. UN Secretary General Antonio […]

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Florida infant confirmed to have monkeypox, youngest in state with virus | app

The United States Centers for Disease Control & Prevention released details on Monday of how an infant in Florida contracted monkeypox and battled full bodily harm. The Brevard County child, diagnosed in August, is the youngest in the state to have the virus, although 27 confirmed cases of monkeypox in pediatric patients under the age […]

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Over 130 countries respond to call to restart education systems at UN Summit – Manila Bulletin

More than 130 countries pledged to restart their education systems and accelerate action to end the learning crisis at the United Nations Transforming Education Summit on Tuesday, September 20. The United Nations Education Transformation Summit aims to discuss the education crisis where 147 million students are missing more than half of their in-person instruction since […]

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Wisconsin Community Shares: This Thursday: Community Changemakers Awards

Madison, WI – On September 22, Community Shares of Wisconsin (CSW) will honor local leaders and organizations that are advancing social and environmental justice in our community. The annual Community Change-Maker Awards event will take place at Union South and online. The public is invited to attend the event. Tickets purchased to support this event […]

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Democrats dump more than $1 million into Oregon governor’s race as blue state gets started

Elections Democrat Tina Kotek is locked in a tight race with independent Republican challengers Tina Kotek/Getty Images Josh Christenson • September 19, 2022 4:30 p.m. The Democratic Governors Association poured more than $1 million into the Oregon governor’s race last week, its biggest contribution yet to the state. The Association paid $1.25 million on Thursday […]

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Wix Stock Jumps After Starboard Value’s 9% Stake in the Company

Shares of Wix are soaring after activist investor Starboard Value disclosed its 9% stake in the company. Video transcript [AUDIO LOGO] SEANA SMITH: Well, my game today is WIX, the top Trending Ticker, one of the Top Trending tickers here on Yahoo Finance. Shares are soaring, up around 15% on activist investor Starboard Value revealing […]

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Forward Motion Dance Company is back on stage at Thalian Hall this week

Forward Motion Dance Company is back on stage at Thalian Hall this week with its first performance since 2019. Director and Founder Tracey Varga, says the company is thrilled to be back on stage with its program, Cape Fear Arts in Motion: Visuals, Voices and Variations. Varga says there are several plays on the program […]

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Israel appoints its first ambassador to Turkey since 2018 as countries restore ties

Irit Lillian, a senior diplomat who played a key role in Israeli-Turkish reconciliation, will be the next ambassador to Turkey, the Foreign Ministry announced Monday. Lillian has served as Israel’s Chargé d’Affaires in Ankara since February 2021, during which time the two sides moved slowly to restore full diplomatic relations. There has not been an […]

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Vizhinjam port faces harsh weather conditions amid protests from fishing community

Security personnel attempt to disperse fishermen and activists during a protest against Adani port project in Vizhinjam, Thiruvananthapuram (Photo: PTI) Dear reader, Business Standard has always endeavored to provide up-to-date information and commentary on developments that matter to you and that have wider political and economic implications for the country and the world. Your constant […]

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Activists fear surveillance threat as China equips ‘Belt and Road’ countries with spying technology

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – The drones were hard to avoid: they buzzed above the crowd of protesters holding banners and shouting slogans outside the NagaWorld casino in the Cambodian city of Phnom Penh, then hovered above each of the speakers as the crowd clamored justice. As hundreds of workers went on strike outside the glass […]

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Transgender Model, Chicago Fashionista, Transgender, Trans Clothing Company

Noella McMaher. Image courtesy: Instagram NEW YORK: Noella McMaher, 10, is believed to be the youngest transgender model to ever walk New York Fashion Week in February and September. The Chicago fashionista said, “It’s cool to have this title. “It shows that I really like showing off and that being transgender isn’t bad.” In February, […]

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West Virginia becomes the second state to enact an abortion ban since the overthrow of Roe v. wave | The State Journal West Virginia Business News

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Community Gathers to Unveil Black History Mural in Downtown Joplin | Local News

Some of the faces in the new mural on the side of Bruce Cuthbert’s eye care business on First and Main streets may seem familiar to those who remember artists from the early and mid-20th century. A face in this mural, that of saxophonist and musician Charles McPherson, is someone who is still alive. All […]

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Pita Juarez combines her love of journalism and community to create films

Pita Juárez, originally from Guatemala, pero criada en Arizona, ha logrado que las voces de la comunidad sean escuchadas, ya se a través de un reportaje, una interviewta or un documentary de cine. Cortesia Pita Juarez Telling people’s stories, especially those of immigrants living in Arizona, is a passion that has driven Pita Juárez to […]

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Once McCain’s party, Arizona GOP returns to far-right roots

FILE – Arizona’s Republican gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake waves to the crowd as former President Donald Trump speaks at a Save America rally on July 22, 2022 in Prescott, in Arizona. Lake, a well-known former television anchor, delighted segments of the GOP base who have long been at odds with their party establishment and want […]

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Miami Jewish community honors Israeli philanthropic medical group

An Israeli philanthropic organization that helps patients seeking medical advice and counseling was honored last week at a conference hosted by the Miami Jewish Community. Lema’anchem (translated from Hebrew as “for you”) is an NGO that provides free advice to thousands of patients in Israel and abroad who need advice, a second opinion and companionship […]

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The prospect of a far-right prime minister divides Italian women

A worker sews D.Exterior garments at the Cose di Maglia factory, in Brescia, Italy, Tuesday, June 14, 2022. Italy may be about to elect its first female prime minister. This prospect delights some Italian women, but others are appalled by his conservative beliefs and policies. If opinion polls turn out to be correct, Giorgia Meloni […]

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Fashion on an inclusive path as the queer community reclaims its space

The queer community claims their space in fashion and merges it with art and politics to express their gender identities. Nitish Anand, a drag queen also known as Shabnam Bewafa, says dressing up as a girl is a great way to celebrate inner femininity. Pupps Roy calls himself “all things beautifully weird”. Chinki Sinha, editor-in-chief […]

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US Russia bill will punish African countries: SA Prez Cyril Ramaphosa

A US bill that seeks to act against African countries that support Russian activities on the continent has been described by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa as having the potential to punish such countries. Addressing a meeting with the US Congressional Black Caucus and anti-apartheid veterans on Friday, Ramaphosa said the […]

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Brian Stokes Mitchell to perform at Michigan State’s Wharton Center

What would Broadway’s main man be if he wasn’t an artist? Brian Stokes Mitchell says he would probably be a theoretical physicist. “I’m a big science nerd,” Mitchell said. “They are the group of esoteric and imaginative scientists.” As a child, Mitchell thought he would go into aviation or marine biology. Instead, he became an […]

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Karnataka’s anti-conversion law ‘not relevant in Goa’, state legal experts say

Sep 17, 2022 | 06:47 IST Karnataka’s anti-conversion law ‘not relevant in Goa’, state legal experts say Forced conversions are already supported as part of the IPC; there are also no forced conversions, according to Goa legal luminaries Team Herald PANJIM: A day after the Karnataka Legislative Council passed the controversial Karnataka Religious Freedom Protection […]

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Harris-Dawson Leads Community Healing at Roscoe’s Restaurant – Los Angeles Sentinel | Los Angeles Sentinel

Left to right are Pastor Ken Walden, Board Members Marqueece Harris-Dawson and Curren Price, and Pastor J. Edgar Boyd bow in prayer for the safety of workers and customers at Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles restaurant. (Courtesy picture) Council member Marqueece Harris-Dawson brings the community together to speak out against violence, promote healing and support at […]

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What countries with the Queen on their currency will do next

With the passing of Queen Elizabeth II, many people are wondering what will happen to Commonwealth banknotes and coins, which laid bare the image of the monarch for much of her 70-year reign. The Queen’s image can be found on the currency of more than 15 countries, the most populous being the United Kingdom, Australia, […]

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The UK may still be in mourning, but these countries want their jewelery back – now

The death of Queen Elizabeth II has prompted Britain’s former colonies to demand the royal family return some of the world’s most famous jewels. As the British Empire expanded and acquired colonies, gems (among other priceless possessions) were brought back to Britain and displayed as souvenirs or spoils of war. Now, when the Queen was […]

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GOP candidate wants abortion referendum in New Mexico | State

SANTA FE, NM (AP) — The Republican candidate for governor of New Mexico has proposed a statewide referendum that could impose new limitations on access to abortion procedures, introducing the idea in a TV commercial on Thursday. Mark Ronchetti argued for a ban on abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy with exceptions for rape, incest […]

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Amid wave of gun violence, community activist urges people to think before pulling the trigger

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – Lexington Police Chief Lawrence Weathers and Mayor Linda Gorton say community members need to speak up if they have information about any of the shootings. It comes as the city nears a record number of murders for a single year. People in the community tell us they have never seen anything […]

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Russian mercenary company Wagner “recruits cannibals” for the war against Ukraine

До Пвк Вагнера набирають засуджених за будь kids kid’s статтями, але Відають Переваваавау Перевагу Read also: “Putin’s leader” ordered Wagner’s mercenaries to assassinate Azov soldiers in Olenivka – Ukrainian intelligence “They take everyone no matter what they’re in jail for,” Romanova said in a video on the “Popular Politics” YouTube channel. “They took on a […]

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8 cultural artifacts that the British stole from other countries

Throughout its history, the British Empire has taken countless artifacts from its colonies and other countries. Governments and activists have since called for the repatriation of these cultural artifacts. Here are 8 of the objects the Brits took – and their controversial stories. Throughout history, Britain has been heedful of its imperial roots. The country […]

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Fast Company Announces Return of In-Person Fast Company Innovation Festival

NEW YORK (WEB PR) September 15, 2022 Fast Company announces its 8th annual Fast Company Innovation Festival, taking place September 19-22 in New York City. During the week, the festival theme “Innovation Unbound” will bring together leaders, creators, inventors, founders and artists who are driving innovation in 2022 for bold conversations, hands-on workshops and […]

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“Greenhouse gas emitting countries are obliged to provide funds to Bangladesh”

Published: September 15, 2022 5:32:41 p.m. | Updated: September 15, 2022 8:16:58 PM UN special rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights in the context of climate change, Ian Fry, said major greenhouse gas emitting countries have a clear obligation under international law. to provide funds to help highly vulnerable countries like Bangladesh […]