There exists something transcendent in the best of what the African American experience has to offer. It is reflected in the many cultural contributions made throughout American history. Africans brought to America have ...Read more
Manatee deaths in Florida have reached the point of calamity in 2021. But that’s no surprise — almost a decade ago, there were already signs that our beloved sea cows were in trouble.
In 2013, manatee deaths reached ...Read more
The electoral farce that took place in Russia last week was hardly interesting as a political event: Once again, the main Kremlin-backed party, United Russia, retained a constitutional majority in parliament in a procedure...Read more
If anyone will close the curtain on Trumpism, it will be people like Angélica Salas. She's a 50-year-old Latina matriarch and immigrant rights activist who helped save Gov. Gavin Newsom in the recall election.
Salas ...Read more
Remember those vaccine mandates? They might be working after all.
North Carolina’s major health care systems were some of the first employers in the state to announce a COVID vaccine mandate. Now, they’re finding that...Read more
The battle to subdue COVID-19 won’t be won until the whole world is vaccinated.
So President Joe Biden’s virtual COVID-19 summit at the United Nations on Wednesday was an important step toward mobilizing wealthy ...Read more
The right thing finally happened in South Florida last week. Dixie Highway is now Harriet Tubman Highway. A sign proclaiming the new name was unveiled on Saturday, the first in a series that will replace the signs that ...Read more
Homeless encampments are like villages. And it takes a village of outreach workers, service providers and government officials all working in concert over a period of weeks or months to move encampment occupants from their...Read more
At the U.N. General Assembly this week, President Joe Biden told the world again that America is back at the table. He championed global cooperation as the only way to address today’s global challenges, making clear that...Read more
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