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Corporate America Flexes Its Political Muscle

Corporate America Flexes Its Political Muscle

Corporate America Flexes Its Political Muscle Corporate America Flexes Its Political Muscle The fallout has been swift. After the president exhorted his supporters to march on the Capitol, chief executives used their strongest language to date to repudiate Mr. Trump, and some of his longtime allies have walked away. Ken Langone, the billionaire co-founder of Home Depot and an ardent …

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The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant

The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant

The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant Britain said on Thursday that it would ban arrivals from Latin American countries and Portugal over fears of a coronavirus variant discovered in Brazil. In recent weeks, British authorities have already struggled to contain …

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Marvel tried to recast Captain America for one Avengers: Endgame scene

Marvel tried to recast Captain America for one Avengers: Endgame scene Marvel tried to recast Captain America for one Avengers: Endgame scene In the film, Steve Rogers, who has been played throughout the MCU by Chris Evans, travels back in time to live out his life with his former flame Peggy Carter. In the “present”, an elderly Steve Rogers hands …

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A Long, Lonesome Look at America

A Long, Lonesome Look at America

A Long, Lonesome Look at America A Long, Lonesome Look at America I was only a few days into a meandering trip across America, and already I was easing into something of a nighttime routine. Earlier in the day I’d pinpointed a promising campsite in Ozark National Forest. Now, I found myself ascending an isolated forestry road to get to …

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Corporate America Rethinks Political Donations

Corporate America Rethinks Political Donations

Corporate America Rethinks Political Donations Corporate America Rethinks Political Donations Corporate America rethinks political donations Big businesses often donate to both political parties and say that their support is tied to narrow issues of specific interest to their industries. That became increasingly fraught last week, after a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol and some Republican lawmakers tried to overturn Joe …

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What Argentina’s New Law Legalizing Abortion Means for Latin America

What Argentina’s New Law Legalizing Abortion Means for Latin America

What Argentina’s New Law Legalizing Abortion Means for Latin America What Argentina’s New Law Legalizing Abortion Means for Latin America Latin America has long been hostile terrain for abortion rights advocates, even in recent decades as legal abortion became accessible in most of Europe, North America and other parts of the world. But a grassroots feminist movement claimed a victory …

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To Understand Red-State America, He Urges a Look at Red-State Israel

To Understand Red-State America, He Urges a Look at Red-State Israel

To Understand Red-State America, He Urges a Look at Red-State Israel To Understand Red-State America, He Urges a Look at Red-State Israel Both see themselves as their countries’ most patriotic citizens, and demonize the left and its allies in the news media, academia and other liberal redoubts as traitorous enemies. Both, he said, feel disdained by those elites, who dismiss …

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The New Influencer Capital of America

The New Influencer Capital of America

The New Influencer Capital of America The New Influencer Capital of America ATLANTA — It’s no secret Atlanta is one of the nation’s great culture capitals, home to many power brokers in music, fashion and the arts — a city that, since the 1980s, has produced some of the biggest names in rap, R&B and hip-hop, and over the last …

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2 Hurricanes Devastated Central America. Will the Ruin Spur a Migration Wave?

2 Hurricanes Devastated Central America. Will the Ruin Spur a Migration Wave?

2 Hurricanes Devastated Central America. Will the Ruin Spur a Migration Wave? 2 Hurricanes Devastated Central America. Will the Ruin Spur a Migration Wave? QUEJÁ, Guatemala — By the time they heard the slab of earth cracking off the mountain, it was already burying their neighbors. So the people of Quejá — the lucky ones — ran out of their …

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China Poised to Be First to Distribute Virus Vaccine in Latin America, U.S. Official Says

China Poised to Be First to Distribute Virus Vaccine in Latin America, U.S. Official Says

China Poised to Be First to Distribute Virus Vaccine in Latin America, U.S. Official Says China Poised to Be First to Distribute Virus Vaccine in Latin America, U.S. Official Says This article was produced in partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. WASHINGTON — China, already competing for influence in this hemisphere through a multibillion-dollar network of investment and …

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