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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Law enforcement agencies across the country reported outages of their 911 systems Monday night, and it was not immediately clear if there was a connection with a major Microsoft system outage. Law enforcement agencies around the country, from Nevada to Pennsylvania and Arizona to Minnesota, tweeted that their 911 systems were down beginning sometime after 7 p.m. ET. By 8:15 p.m., some departments were reporting that their services had come back online. read more


Sunday, September 27, 2020

Amy Coney Barrett has been praised for her topflight legal mind, even by those who disagree with her. At 48 years old, she is poised to help shape the court for a generation or more. But that's not all her elevation to the high court has the potential to accomplish. Barrett's expected confirmation should serve as a catalyst for rethinking the most powerful social movement in the last half century: feminism. Over the last week, as Justice Ginsburg's body laid in repose outside the Supreme Court, the nation has rightly celebrated Ginsburg's trailblazing 1970s legal advocacy, one which pushed both law and culture to reexamine the ways in which women had been pigeonholed as caregivers and men as providers. The late justice's antidiscrimination wins opened up a new era in which both men and women could respectably and responsibly engage in both avenues of fulfillment, according to their personal talents and circumstances. read more


Thursday, September 24, 2020

The town of Swastika, located in upstate New York, voted this week to keep its controversial name arguing it is not connected with the Nazi hate symbol. According to CNN, the group with domain over the town's name voted unanimously to keep Swastika arguing founders named it after a Sanskrit word that means "well-being." "We regret that individuals, out of the area, that lack the knowledge of the history of our community become offended when they see the name," Jon Douglass, supervisor for the Town of Black Brook, said in an interview with CNN. "To the members of our community, that the board represents, it is the name that their ancestors chose." read more


Monday, September 14, 2020

President Trump and California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday traded rare compliments at a briefing on wildfires while agreeing to disagree on whether global warming is a contributing cause. Newsom, a Democrat, and Trump committed to improving forest management and to avoiding a clash on whether climate change caused by fossil fuels is responsible, as Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said in a speech Monday and Newsom has often repeated. President Trump and California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday traded rare compliments at a briefing on wildfires while agreeing to disagree on whether global warming is a contributing cause. Newsom, a Democrat, and Trump committed to improving forest management and to avoiding a clash on whether climate change caused by fossil fuels is responsible, as Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said in a speech Monday and Newsom has often repeated.


Wednesday, September 09, 2020

US President Donald Trump has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. Norwegian far-Right politician Christian Tybring-Gjedde made the nomination following a "historic peace agreement" between the United Arab Emirates and Israel.


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From HRC and President Obama, in their own words........

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