Activist company

GameStop shares soar over 10% as company plans to split its shares

GameStop shares jumped in extended trading on Thursday after the company announced it plans to implement a stock split. The video game retailer said it would seek shareholder approval at its next shareholder meeting for an increase in the number of Class A ordinary shares from 300,000,000 to 1,000,000,000 to partially proceed with a stock […]

Activist state

List of ‘job killers’ tests Capitol’s ideological bent | Dan Walter | State and Region

California is a deep blue state, which sits sharply and proudly to the left of the country’s political axis. The Californian legislature, totally dominated by the Democrats, leans a little more to the port side of the political scale. That said, there are ideological fault lines within Democratic legislative supermajorities, some quite obvious, others weak. […]

Activist community

Central Florida’s LGBTQ Community Celebrates International Transgender Awareness Day – Central Florida News

Trans visibility day. Photo: Human Rights Campaign Thursday is International Transgender Day of Visibility. Some Central Floridians will celebrate community while drawing attention to transphobia in the recently passed “Don’t Say Gay” law. The new law prohibits students in kindergarten through third grade from discussing sexuality and gender identity. This includes transgender and non-gender confirming […]

Activist countries

How Rich Countries Are Undermining Climate Liability and Compensation Efforts

You may have heard the vague term “loss and damage” when discussing climate change, especially as activists and advocates pressure world leaders to increase funding for those most affected. by the crisis. But what does that mean? This is the subject of the latest episode of Climate Citizena new four-part podcast series developed in collaboration […]

Activist state

Amazon and union organizers clash again in Alabama

Suspended Amazon employee Reyn McGuire speaks about her support for a campaign to organize the company’s fulfillment center in Bessemer, Alabama during an interview in Birmingham, Alabama on Thursday, March 10, 2022. Workers are voting for the second time on a warehouse labor push after the National Labor Relations Board ordered a recast election after […]

Activist community

Judicial Junk Kidnapping Case Against Community Physician Activist

Castro is now back in the NCR after more than a month held in Agusan del Sur MANILA – A Bayugan City Court has dismissed the charge of kidnapping and serious unlawful detention against community physician and activist Dr. Natividad Castro. In a resolution dated March 25, Acting Presiding Judge Fernando Fudalan, Jr. of Section […]

Activist company

Knoxville Starbucks workers celebrate union win despite company challenge

March 30, 2022 7:53 a.m. EDT Knoxville Starbucks workers celebrate union win despite company challenge Organizers at Starbucks in Knoxville are confident the union vote will go their way once the NLRB resolves a challenge issued by the company. Knoxville, TN- Yet another Starbucks location looks set to join the ranks of unionized stores — […]

Activist state

National anti-LGBTQ+ legislation

State lawmakers have proposed a record 238 anti-LGBTQ+ bills so far this year, according to a analysis by NBC News– nearly six times more than in 2018. They range from a proposal to ban school libraries on books about sexual or gender identity in oklahoma legislation prohibiting academics from publicly discussing or teaching “LGBT issues […]

Activist community

Community groups and city leaders call for more communication to slow skyrocketing homicide rate

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Families of the victims, community leaders and city officials gathered on the North Side of the city on Tuesday evening in the latest attempt to understand the rise in deadly violence. The number of homicides so far this year has risen to 50, more than double the total this time last […]

Activist countries

Vladimir Putin Says Western Countries Are Trying To Cancel Russia Like Activists Tried To Cancel Harry Potter Author JK Rowling Fights Back

Vladimir Putin made some rather controversial comments, comparing JK Rowling’s most recent attempts to cancel not just to canceled Russian artists, but to canceled Russian nation in light of the ongoing conflict with Ukraine. Source: People, YouTube “With the full connivance and sometimes full encouragement of the ruling elites, the infamous cancel culture has turned […]

Activist company

Steven Mnuchin’s private equity group buys cybersecurity company

Steven Mnuchin’s private equity group made its first buyout since stepping down as U.S. Treasury Secretary in the Trump administration, taking a majority stake in mobile cybersecurity firm Zimperium for $525 million. dollars. Liberty Strategic Capital, Mnuchin’s company, has focused on cybersecurity with four minority investments since its launch last year. Mnuchin has raised $2.5 […]

Activist community

An associative activist will stand for municipal elections

A DEDICATED community activist has thrown his hat into the ring to run for local office. Paul Travers, former chairman of the Larkfield & Branchton Community Council, will run as an independent in Ward 6. He says he has the right experience to serve local people because he knows what the problems are in his […]

Activist countries

Patent exemption will be of little use to India and developing countries

MUMBAI: Compromise pact between US, India, South Africa and EU over patent waiver on Covid-19 medical tools may well prove to be a ‘missed opportunity’ ‘ for national generic companies. India’s strength lies in making affordable generics not only for its domestic market but also for developing countries, and by omitting drugs, the waiver loses […]

Activist countries

“The attitude of some countries not to irritate Russia must change” – EURACTIV.com

The silent attitude of certain NATO countries and their fear of not irritating Russia did not reward them. Instead, other weak reactions seriously complicate the security situation for the whole of Europe, writes Roman Rukomeda. Roman Rukomeda is a Ukrainian political analyst. It’s his 27and account of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, which he managed to […]

Activist company

Creepy Spyware Company Goes Bankrupt

FinFisher is no more. Long accused of helping authoritarian governments spy on dissidents and political activists, the creepy surveillance firm has abruptly shut down amid an ongoing investigation into its business dealings. On Monday, Bloomberg reported that the Munich-based spyware firm had closed its offices after quietly filing for insolvency last February. The company, known […]

Activist state

Free State Junior Receives 2022 Princeton Race Relations Award – The Lawrence Times

Share this post or save it for later Soledad Edison, 17, has been inspiring conversations about equity in the classroom since middle school. Now in his freshman year at Free State High School, Edison has a passion for connecting with diverse people and finding solutions to issues facing marginalized students. For his work, Edison received […]

Activist countries

Putin orders the preparation of proposals for “hostile countries” to pay for gas in rubles

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has said Ukraine is ready to declare its neutrality and consider a compromise over disputed areas in the east of the country to secure peace ahead of peace talks in Turkey on March 29. Ukraine’s priorities during the talks will be “sovereignty and territorial integrity”, Zelenskiy said. tell the nation in […]

Activist community

South Asian trucking groups come together to give the community a united voice

The South Asian Trucking Associations of Ontario have taken the first step to unite to provide a common platform for drivers in the community to air their grievances and seek solutions to the challenges they face. Members and leaders of the AZ Canadian Truckers Association (AZCTA), Ontario Dump Truck Association (ODTA) and Ontario Aggregate Trucking […]

Activist company

McDonald’s CEO candidate says company faces sustainability risks

The company is challenged on its position on antibiotics, well-being March 28, 2022 2 minute read One of investor Carl Icahn’s director nominees at McDonald’s Corp said she would push the burger giant to tackle sustainability issues such as reducing the environmental impact of farming and reducing antibiotic use, Reuters reported. So far, Icahn, the […]

Activist state

Film directed by a woman on the history of the State at the Grand | News, Sports, Jobs

NEW ULM — The Grand Center for Arts and Culture is organizing a special screening of the 2020 documentary on Thursday “Stories I didn’t know.” The documentary was created by Rita Davern and Melody Gilbert. The film follows the journey of a Minnesota woman, Rita Davern, as she explores her family’s past. Part […]

Activist countries

The education of every child is the key to the growth of countries: speakers

Yesterday, during a session of the Doha Forum, speakers underlined that education was a basic human right that should be provided to every child without discrimination. They urged the international community to do more to ensure access to quality education, especially for girls. The panelist said that depriving a child of education has consequences on […]

Activist countries

Will you provide jobs to NRIs if Muslim countries return them : BJP MLC to Government

Bengaluru: Senior BJP leader and Member of Karnataka Legislative Council (MLC) H Vishwanath has asked the state if it can provide jobs for NRIs if Muslim countries start returning them. This issue comes in light of the recent controversy that erupted after cases of Muslim traders being banned from opening shops and stalls in some […]

Activist community

Flint school board president fired after alleged physical altercation at meeting, community activist defends her

The partner of former Flint Community School Board chair Dr. Danielle Green is speaking out after Green was released from her post for allegedly fighting with board treasurer Laura MacIntyre. In a nearly hour-long Facebook Live video, Arthur Goodson detailed how the fight would have started between Green and MacIntyre. According to the passionate activist, […]

Activist state

As Election Year Approaches, State Sees Deepening Communal Divide

Bengaluru: Karnataka is experiencing unprecedented communal polarization ahead of the next Assembly elections scheduled for May 2023. Analysts are concerned that this is the first time in 75 years of the post-independence period that such deep polarization occurs in the state known for its harmony. . First it was the cow slaughter ban, then the […]

Activist community

Culpeper Area Community Submissions for March 27, 2022 | Lifestyles

Soap Box Derby season is hereKnow a kid between the ages of 7 and 20 who is interested in racing a Soap Box Derby car? This year’s local derby will take place on Saturday, June 18 at Paul Bates Raceway in Culpeper. Piedmont Area Soap Box Derby is currently awarding cars and registering drivers for […]

Activist countries

The gastronomy of French-speaking countries in the spotlight in Riyadh

RIYADH: The French Embassy in Riyadh organized the “Gastronomy Festival of French-speaking countries” on Saturday February 26 to mark the month of La Francophonie. Under the slogan of tasting, diversity and openness to others, it has worked with the embassies of 10 other countries to present different specialties from the Francophonie. More than 1,200 people […]

Activist countries

Lebanon needs ties with Saudi Arabia and Arab countries, says PM

BEIRUT: “Lebanon still needs Arab sponsorship, and (I hope) that all the Gulf countries, in particular, will restore ties with Lebanon, which needs its Arab environment to embrace it,” said Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati during his visit to Doha. Grandstand Saturday. Mikati met with Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani at the forum’s […]

Activist state

Democrats fail to find candidates for 2 statewide positions | State and Region

MINOT, ND (AP) — North Dakota Democrats at their convention on Saturday completed endorsements for several statewide candidates, but the party failed to recruit candidates for secretary of State and Commissioner of Taxes. Democrats at the Minot convention endorsed Jamestown University engineering professor Katrina Christiansen for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican John Hoeven, […]

Activist community

The LGBTQ community is moving forward

With over 300 anti-LGBTQ bills advancing in legislatures across the country, this looks like an unprecedented legislative assault on our LGBTQ community in 2022, surpassing 2021, which was the worst year on record for the introduction and the enactment of anti-LGBTQ legislation in state houses across the country. Yet 45 years ago, on March 26, […]

Activist state

Indy DC Download: UNLV Professor, Federal Judicial Confirmed State Court Judge

Hello and welcome to the Indy DC Download newsletter, a weekly overview of what’s happening in the nation’s capital as it relates to Nevada. If a colleague or associate has emailed you this newsletter, please Click here to sign up and get your own copy of Indy DC Download delivered to your inbox. The Senate […]

Activist company

Disney fans turn against the company over Florida bill controversy

Lower taxes make the Sunshine State more attractive to businesses than many blue states, says Jimmy Patronis, Florida’s chief financial officer. The Walt Disney Company saw fans on both sides of the political aisle turn against the company for its response to Florida’s parental rights bill. Disney has been a vocal opponent of the Republican […]

Activist state

Spring break crackdown puts focus on South Beach’s future

People visit Miami Beach, Fla., Wednesday, March 23, 2022. (Matias J. Ocner/Miami Herald via AP) Matias J. Ocner PA MIAMI BEACH, Florida. Miami Beach officials have spent the past few years trying to control the loud crowds, public drinking and increasing violence associated with the notorious South Beach neighborhood during spring break. Business owners say […]

Activist company

Why Bed Bath & Beyond and The Honest Company moved the Nasdaq on Friday

The stock market has performed well over the past two weeks, but volatile macro conditions have once again pushed investors from Nasdaq Compound ( ^IXIC -0.16% ) to worry a little. Increasingly, economists believe the Federal Reserve will be extremely aggressive in raising interest rates to fight inflation, and the resulting turmoil in the bond […]

Activist company

Investors reject Toshiba’s plan to split the company in two

After years of investors advocating for regulatory action on climate reporting, the SEC’s Climate Disclosure Policy is finally here. SEC Climate Disclosure Policy At an open meeting Monday hosted by the SEC’s corporate finance division, the Commission voted 3-1 in favor of rules requiring US issuers to report on climate-related risks and opportunities in their […]

Activist company

Judge Clarence Thomas is the company he keeps

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas and Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson are both married to white spouses. That’s pretty much where their similarities end. Ketanji Brown Jackson’s husband, Patrick G. Jackson, recently made headlines for wearing socks that had images of former presidents in them during this week’s Supreme Court confirmation hearings. Meanwhile, Judge […]

Activist community

Local Community of Pan-African Uplifts Groups – The Gothic Times

Q: Did the families start to get back on their feet once the help was given to them? A: Certainly, we stayed in touch with a few different families. Some are still struggling, but others we were able to help at really crucial times. Some have obviously avoided homelessness thanks to this program. Q: Is […]

Activist countries

Cost of living: Here’s what other countries are doing to cut costs

Subscribe to The Big Problem From just £3 per week Grab a print or digital subscription to The Big Issue and provide an essential lifeline to our work. With every subscription we reinvest every penny to support the network of sellers across the UK. A subscription also means you’ll never miss weekly editions of an […]

Activist company

Ukraine-Russia conflict: Climate activists block shipping company in Glasgow in solidarity with Ukraine

Climate activists blocked a global shipping company in solidarity with the people of Ukraine. Image: Glasgow calls out the polluters The activists, from a number of different groups, are demanding an end to the transport of gas which they say is fueling the invasion of Ukraine. Four activists have locked themselves to four bicycles and […]

Activist state

Trump’s Secretary of State Mike Pompeo addresses Republicans in Sarasota

Former US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ticked all the boxes for a Trump-era Republican presidential candidate, hitting out at the ‘woke left’ and the media while wading through gender politics on Thursday during an appearance in Sarasota that included a warning about Americans moving away from “Judeo-Christian” values. Pompeo is widely believed to be […]

Activist community

QAnon community embraces Republican attack linking Ketanji Brown Jackson to pedophiles

QAnon conspiracy theorists have embraced an attack some Senate Republicans have leveled at Supreme Court nominee Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson, who falsely claims she is soft on child predators. In the days leading up to Jackson’s Senate confirmation hearings, Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) deceptively claimed in a series of tweets that Jackson had “a tendency […]

Activist company

Calyxeum, a women-owned and operated cannabis company in Detroit, Michigan, announces a capital raise today on Mainvest

Join us Owned by grown women in Detroit Part of Michigan’s Growing Cannabis Industry, Woman-Owned Company Continues to Support Community by Raising Funds in Q2 We intend to maintain a competitive advantage by embracing and expanding the relationships we have established since 2009. We are confident that we can deliver strong returns to investors. » […]

Activist state

Vetoes Show GOP’s Lack of Block on Transgender Sports Bans

FILE – A proposed ban on transgender athletes from playing women’s school sports in Utah would affect transgender girls like this 12-year-old swimmer seen in a Utah swimming pool on Feb. 22, 2021. She and her family have spoken with The Associated Press on condition of anonymity to avoid public disclosure. She cried when she […]

Activist community

Recent murder of 7-year-old child leads to emergency community meeting in Pontiac

Pontiac leaders gather in emergency community meeting after violence escalates As the community mourns, they also want action. Activists and leaders of organizations spoke about the importance of building a community center for children, as well as having de-escalation and anti-violence classes. PONTIAC, Mich. (FOX 2) – An urgent message of change from the mayor […]

Activist countries

Putin asks ‘hostile countries’ to pay for Russian gas in rubles: NPR

On Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin is chairing a government meeting via video link at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow. Putin said Russia would only accept payments in rubles for gas deliveries to “hostile countries”, which includes all EU members and the United States. Mikhail Klimentiev/Sputnik/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mikhail […]

Activist company

Centenary Stage Company hosts a writing workshop with playwright Ruth Kirschner

Ruth Kirschner will be offering a writing workshop on Saturday, April 2 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. after Whippoorwill’s opening night. The writing workshop will take place in the President Circle room of the Lackland Performing Arts Center at 715 Grand Avenue, Hackettstown, NJ on the campus of Centenary University. This event is free […]

Activist state

Sen. Mike Braun Says Interracial Marriage Ruling Should Have Been a State Decision, Rolls Back

After claiming in a media appeal that the Supreme Court was wrong to legalize interracial marriage and that the decision should have been left to the states, Indiana Sen. Mike Braun issued a statement backtracking on his remarks on Tuesday. Many people took to social media and other platforms to condemn his initial statement during […]

Activist countries

Live Updates: Putin Wants ‘Hostile Countries’ to Pay for Natural Gas with Rubles – GV Wire

MOSCOW — President Vladimir Putin announced on Wednesday that Russia will require “unfriendly” countries to pay for Russian natural gas exports only in rubles from now on. Putin said in a meeting with government officials that “a number of Western countries have taken illegitimate decisions on the so-called freezing of Russian assets, thereby drawing a […]

Activist countries

Russia says ‘unfriendly’ countries will have to pay in rubles for gas supply

In a major speech on the war in Ukraine, US President Joe Biden said the conflict was a clear test for democracies around the world, and he described Ukrainian resistance against Russian forces as part of a “great battle for freedom”. Speaking March 26 at the Royal Castle in Warsaw, Biden said there was no […]

Activist countries

Ukraine War: Countries must accelerate transition to clean energy to avoid being ‘held hostage by Vladimir Putin’, says US | Climate News

US Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm told Sky News that as President Joe Biden flies to Brussels to discuss new sanctions on Russia, he “will not ask Europe to make things she just can’t do” when it comes to weaning herself off Russian energy. In an exclusive interview with Sky News, Ms Granholm acknowledged the relative […]

Activist countries

Freedom-loving countries raise concerns about human rights abuses in Tibet at 49th HRC session

Geneva — The European Union and around 14 countries have expressed concern about human rights abuses in Tibet and China, and urge China to ensure unhindered access for the High Commissioner during the planned visit, including including in Xinjiang. During the 49th session of the HRC in Geneva, Switzerland, many countries, including Denmark, […]

Activist company

Performing Arts Company Subang Jaya Theatresauce Gets Millennials and Gen Z Excited About Going to the Theater | The life

Theatresauce EDL Director Dinesh Kumar (centre) assisted by Theatersauce staff prepares for his segment in ‘Children Shouldn’t Play in the Dark’. — Photo by Choo Choy May PETALING JAYA, March 23 — Creating live performances for Millennials and Gen Z can be a challenge or a blank canvas of opportunity, depending on the theater practitioner […]

Activist state

Brian Cunningham wins Assembly special election in Brooklyn

Brian Cunningham won the special election for Assembly District 43 in central Brooklyn on Tuesday night, earning a victory for the Brooklyn Democratic Party against a group of progressive reformers who have harshly criticized the leadership of party leader Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn. Cunningham led Jelanie DeShong, the Working Families Party candidate, 62% to 35%, with […]

Activist countries

Several countries raised their concerns about human rights violations in Tibet at the 49th session of the HRC

Geneva — The European Union and around 14 countries have expressed concern about human rights abuses in Tibet and China, and urge China to ensure unhindered access for the High Commissioner during the planned visit, including including in Xinjiang. During the 49th session of the HRC in Geneva, Switzerland, many countries, including Denmark, […]

Activist community

Community and Conflict: How Turks and Syrian Refugees Learn to Live Together

ANKARA: The latest UN-backed study on Syrian refugees living in Turkey and the reflections of the two communities was released on Monday. Supported by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Syrian Barometer-2020: A Framework for Social Cohesion with Syrians in Turkey was published under the direction of Prof. M. Murat Erdogan of Ankara University […]

Activist countries

The water billionaires scam to poor countries

— Backlash MEGA companies like Coca-Cola, Pepsi, and Danone make about 494 times what they spend by bottling water in Mexico and reselling it to locals who have no choice but to buy it. In Mexico and other poor countries and regions, companies take water from aquifers, springs, rivers and lakes and put it in […]

Activist company

Illinois vote on investment firm divestment targeting Israel will be postponed again

(March 22, 2022 / JNS) Last December, the Unilever conglomerate found itself in the crosshairs of an investment board in Illinois. Every member of the board pulled the trigger, and as a result, the state disengaged from Unilever and its Israel-boycotting subsidiary, Ben & Jerry’s. Another company has found itself flagged for withdrawal, even though […]

Activist state

A murder that speaks volumes about the state of our transgender debates

In a particularly disturbing and macabre case, Harvey Marcelin, 83, was accused with murder. Marcelin allegedly dismembered a 68-year-old woman, leaving her body in various places, including Marcelin’s apartment and in the neighborhood. Marcelin has previously been convicted of murder and manslaughter, spending decades in prison before being released in 2019. The victims in both […]

Activist company

The Smiley Company celebrates the International Day of Happiness by spreading smiles in solidarity with Ukraine

The Smiley Company announces a series of global International Day of Happiness activations in support of the United Nations’ “2022 HAPPINESS FOR ALL, UKRAINE” campaign NEW YORK, March 21, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On the International Day of Happiness on March 20, The Smiley Company unveiled a series of large-scale screenings around the world featuring the iconic smiley […]

Activist community

Texas Elementary School Hosts Pride Week With ‘Confidential’ Community Circles

A Texas Elementary School is hosting a Pride Week for students, with planned programs ranging from social-emotional learning to teaching students about social justice. Events planned for Doss Elementary School Pride Week in Austin, Texas have drawn attention online after popular Twitter account Libs of Tik Tok highlighted the week’s agenda which included “community circles” […]

Activist state

Miami Beach will declare a ‘state of emergency’ for Spring Break

Three weeks after spring break, Miami Beach announced it would declare a “state of emergency” and impose new crowd control restrictions after two shootings on Ocean Drive shattered the relative calm in South Beach during the month-long holiday period. Details were not released Monday, but city leaders and police officials will address the public at […]

Activist community

Museums are community anchors that unite people

A few years ago, a team from the University of Cincinnati calculated the economic impact of the Cincinnati Museum Center: $114 million per year for our community. Impressive, but that doesn’t quite reflect the true impact of museums. A wide range of research has shown that when people reflect on their museum experiences, they overwhelmingly […]

Activist company

Shell directors sued for ‘not preparing the company for net zero’

This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate office collaboration. Shell directors are being sued for failing to properly prepare the multinational oil and gas company for net zero. In what is believed to be a first-of-its-kind lawsuit, the lawsuit brought by activist shareholders alleges that […]

Activist countries

Hong Kong to lift ban on flights from nine countries in April

MEDYKA, Poland: Yulia Bondarieva spent 10 days in a basement as Russian planes flew overhead and bombs fell on the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv. Having reached safety in Poland, Bondarieva’s only wish now is for her twin sister from the besieged city of Mariupol to go as well.“They’ve been in the basement since February 24, […]

Activist community

Fifth Ward bike tours aim to educate the community about gentrification and relocation in a historically black neighborhood

Kendra London and Felicia Latson looked like captains of a Houston cycling team on a sunny Saturday morning, leading a peloton of riders wearing matching t-shirts down Lyons Avenue in a De Facto Tour of Fifth Ward. This race, however, did not culminate in medals. Instead, the goal of Fifth Ward activists is to use […]

Activist state

State constitutional convention measures stoke partisan fear

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Public anger is simmering in Alaska over the legislature’s failure to address the state’s most radioactive issue — the amount of the check residents are expected to receive from the State’s Oil Wealth Fund. State – Activists are running into a political opportunity: The ability for voters to call a convention […]

Activist state

Grassroots groups help save Holocaust survivors in Ukraine

Julia Entin sits at her computer and ponders the plight of Jewish Holocaust survivors in her garden, coordinating efforts to rescue them in Ukraine, Monday, March 14, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel) Richard Vogel PA LOS ANGELES Since the bombing began to intensify in Kyiv and Kharkiv about a week ago, Julia Entin […]

Activist community

Parusha Naidoo’s Cookbook Builds Community: New Frame

Parusha Naidoo’s cookbook is a fascinating newcomer to the South African scene. Her food philosophies and curation of her recipes are not mainstream but are aware of the times, the power dynamics inherent in the European (and male) dominated world of cookbooks and gender roles in the kitchen, while offering an answer to these […]

Activist company

The team helping Dundee Rep’s start-up navigate an uncertain world

TASHI Gore and Jess Thorpe are two of the UK’s leading experts in the art of imagined theatre. Founders of Glass Performance, Glasgow’s acclaimed intergenerational community company, they have a particularly notable track record in theater with young people, with companies such as Junction 25 in Glasgow and young offender group Polmont Youth Theater (PYT) […]

Activist state

Marshall, 1st black judge, faced criticism from the Senate

FILE – Thurgood Marshall, the Supreme Court’s first black associate justice, is pictured on her first day of court wearing court robes on October 2, 1967. The first black woman appointed to the Supreme Court is likely to be questioned during his confirmation hearing that would have been familiar to Marshall, the first black man […]

Activist company

America’s news organization faces off against the Kremlin in a battle over messages and technology

Vladimir PoutineVladimir Vladimirovich PutinFormer National Security Advisor General Jones: Putin ‘Miscalculated’ on Invading Ukraine Defense and National Security — Biden Sends New Warning to China Energy and Environment — The Inside will continue its oil rental plans PLUSThe campaign to eliminate free media has forced a US congress-funded media company to suspend its operations in […]

Activist community

“We all belong to this community.” Students report to the ANC office

The lack of accessible transportation out of Georgetown is usually just a blight on students; for Arnav Kumar (SFS 23), it sparked a race for political elections. Cimrun Srivastava (SFS ’23) and Kumar are running for seats on Neighborhood Advisory Commission (ANC) 2E, which represents the neighborhoods of Georgetown, Burleith and Hillandale. Together, the neighborhoods […]

Activist countries

US Supports LGBTQ Groups in Ukraine and Neighboring Countries

The United States’ special envoy for promoting LGBTQ rights abroad said Friday that she and her office continue to provide support to advocacy groups in Ukraine and countries that border it. Jessica Stern told The Washington Blade in a phone interview that she held “several roundtables” with Ukrainian activists and organizations “to make sure my […]

Activist state

Recent Elections and Activism Pave the Way for ‘Trigger’ Abortion Law | State

Cassandra Scott considers herself a veteran of Wyoming’s often risky travel conditions. Yet the treacherous roads still took her by surprise on a clear February day when she and her husband left their Laramie home and traveled to Fort Collins for a medical abortion. Both lanes of the highway were covered in ice and wind-driven […]

Activist community

Nilma Dominique aims to build community and nurture the soul | MIT News

Nilma Dominique makes it her mission to create community ties, whether in a language class at MIT, where she teaches Portuguese, more broadly in the Institute, or in the community at large. Dominique was one of four honorees who recently received an MLK Jr. Leadership Award in recognition of her work embodying the spirit of […]

Activist company

Activists fear PIA and oil company divestments will further impoverish the Niger Delta

Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) and We the People invited Niger Delta communities and civil society activists for a day-long conversation on the recently approved Nigerian Petroleum Industry Act. The event, held at the Ken Saro Wiwa Foundation Innovation Center in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, provided an open space to discuss recent events in […]

Activist countries

Middle Eastern countries celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

Traditionally a Catholic day of festivities, St. Patrick’s Day has become an occasion to celebrate Irish identity in diasporic communities around the world. This year, commemorations took place from Palestine to Dubai. Irish folk legend Martin Hayes performed at Expo Dubai, while the last Kufiya factory in Palestine started producing the ‘Saoirse Kufiya’ [Getty] As […]

Activist countries

“Poor countries attacked by calamities linked to climate change”

Malawian President Lazarus Chakwera said in New York, ahead of the first part of the fifth United Nations meeting on the least developed countries (LDCs), that “the economies of Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are threatened by events related to climate change. climatic conditions which follow one another more quickly than before”. The suffocating onslaught comes […]

Activist company

Conservatives call for reviving Keystone XL, but pipeline company moves on: NPR

JUANA SUMMERS, HOST: A popular conservative talking point on rising gas prices and the crisis in Ukraine calls for the United States to revive the Keystone XL pipeline. President Biden revoked his license on his first day in office under pressure from tribal members and environmental activists. Despite calls to reverse the trend, the company […]

Activist state

Malden Tenants Protest Evictions – The Bay State Banner

Demonstrators with City Life/Vida Urbana protest against the Malden Towers. PHOTO: ANNA LAMB Dozens of tenants and housing rights activists gathered outside Malden Towers last Sunday to demand an end to evictions, safer conditions and a seat at the table with landlord Carabetta Management. “We have a lot of problems here, like trash everywhere,” resident […]

Activist countries

Malta with highest number of SLAPP cases per capita among 30 countries – study

Photo by Newsbook.com.mt Malta had the highest number of SLAPP cases per capita among 30 countries assessed in a study conducted by the Daphne Caruana Galizia Foundation. Daphne Caruana Galizia, who was killed in a powerful car bomb blast in late 2017, was the most frequently targeted person, according to the CASE report. “This reveals […]

Activist community

Community activist reacts after police defuse student gun incident at Lincoln High – NBC 7 San Diego

A 16-year-old Lincoln High School student could face charges for bringing a ghost gun and ammunition to school, officials said. The unidentified student was carried on a stretcher and taken by ambulance for medical examination after San Diego police shot him with a bean bag. The school was closed on Tuesday afternoon around 2:30 p.m. […]

Activist company

The market capitalization of Shree Digvijay Cement Company Ltd. (NSE:SHREDIGCEM) jumped ₹1.1bn last week, private equity firms that have a lot to do with the business have been rewarded

To get an idea of ​​who really controls Shree Digvijay Cement Company Ltd. (NSE: SHREDIGCEM), it is important to understand the ownership structure of the business. With a 56% stake, private equity firms own the most shares in the company. That is, the group will benefit the most if the stock goes up (or lose […]

Activist state

State Treasurers Push Cannabis Banks in DC (Newsletter: March 16, 2022)

Psilocybin CO initiative; RI Legalization Hearing; MD Psychedelic Drug Treatment Bill; Hemp wigs for UK lawyers Subscribe to get the Marijuana Moment newsletter delivered to your inbox every weekday morning. It’s the best way to make sure you know what cannabis stories are shaping the day. Your support makes Marijuana Moment possible… BREAK: Journalism is […]

Activist community

Chavez family and community activists demand justice after HPD reinstates officers – Houston Public Media

Nicolas Chavez, 27, was fatally shot by Houston police on April 21, 2020. Nicolas Chavez’s family was not told the four officers who killed him were being reinstated until Police Chief Troy Finner made the announcement this week, his father said Tuesday. Joaquín Chavez – the father of Nicolas Chavez, 27, who was shot 21 […]

Activist countries

John Kerry says transparency for you, foreign countries, but not for me

Climate czar John Kerry has called for “a new level of transparency and accountability” from governments around the world to tackle climate change, even as his tiny corner of government was already sitting on a simple demand for find out who has been working there for 140 days. “We need to stop the BS thrown […]

Activist community

Boston activist community reacts to fraud charges against Monica Cannon-Grant – NBC Boston

As Boston activist Monica Cannon-Grant is charged with fraud, people who have supported her organization are speaking out on Tuesday. Cannon-Grant was the force behind the citywide marches following the death of George Floyd, and she was a vocal presence on TV and social media. His organization, Violence in Boston, was created to raise funds […]

Activist company

Social media company Minds and Daryl Davis talk to Joe Rogan about new anti-censorship project

Minds.com co-founder Bill Ottman and activist Daryl Davis took part in the “Joe Rogan Experience” to unveil their #ChangeMinds de-radicalization initiative. The team at blockchain-based social network Minds and Davis has published a research paper outlining how “deplatforming is actually intensifying extremism” and explaining how a new approach to online moderation is needed. Joe Rogan […]

Activist company

VIDEO: Wages Brewing Company donates to BHC Suicide PreventionOzark Radio News

West Plains, MO- Wages Brewing Company held a special brewing party in February to raise funds for the upcoming Ozarks Healthcare Behavioral Health Center (BHC) suicide prevention event. To help raise awareness about suicide prevention and de-stigmatize mental health, BHC invites Kevin Hines, award-winning mental health and suicide prevention activist and keynote speaker, to the […]

Activist community

Women’s History Month Community Resources – The Temple News

CARLY CIVELLO / TEMPLE NEWS March is Women’s History Month, and there are many ways to honor and celebrate it both on the Temple University campus and around Philadelphia. Women’s History Month, originally established in 1981 as a week-long celebration, became a month-long celebration in 1995dedicated to honoring the contributions and achievements of women throughout […]

Activist company

Shell directors sued for ‘not preparing the company for net zero’ | Shell

Shell directors are being sued for failing to properly prepare the multinational oil and gas company for net zero. In what is believed to be a first-of-its-kind action, the lawsuit brought by activist shareholders argues that Shell’s 13 directors are personally responsible for failing to develop a strategy consistent with the Paris Agreement, which seeks […]