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Theater Artists of Color Enumerate Demands for Change

Theater Artists of Color Enumerate Demands for Change

Theater Artists of Color Enumerate Demands for Change Theater Artists of Color Enumerate Demands for Change Rename half of all Broadway theaters. Impose term limits for theater industry leaders. Require that at least half the members of casts and creative teams be made up of people of color. A coalition of theater artists, known by the title of its first …

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Eating Thai Fruit Demands Serious Effort but Delivers Sublime Reward

Eating Thai Fruit Demands Serious Effort but Delivers Sublime Reward

Eating Thai Fruit Demands Serious Effort but Delivers Sublime Reward Eating Thai Fruit Demands Serious Effort but Delivers Sublime Reward BANGKOK — All across Bangkok, fruit juice is dripping off chins, dribbling down arms and splashing onto the city’s sidewalks. This is peak fruit season in Thailand, when the rising mercury concentrates the sugars in the tropical bounty that is …

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Trump demands officials prosecute source who leaked underground bunker trip, report says

Trump demands officials prosecute source who leaked underground bunker trip, report says

Trump demands officials prosecute source who leaked underground bunker trip, report says Trump demands officials prosecute source who leaked underground bunker trip, report says The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Donald Trump has said that he wants to find and prosecute the person who leaked information about …

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Trump demands Republican convention ‘with no masks or social distancing’ despite coronavirus pandemic

Trump demands Republican convention ‘with no masks or social distancing’ despite coronavirus pandemic

Trump demands Republican convention ‘with no masks or social distancing’ despite coronavirus pandemic Trump demands Republican convention ‘with no masks or social distancing’ despite coronavirus pandemic The Independent employs over 100 journalists around the world to bring you news you can trust. Please consider a contribution or subscription. Donald Trump is demanding a packed Republican national convention with “no face …

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W.H.O. Members Reject Trump’s Demands but Agree to Study Its Virus Response

W.H.O. Members Reject Trump’s Demands but Agree to Study Its Virus Response

W.H.O. Members Reject Trump’s Demands but Agree to Study Its Virus Response W.H.O. Members Reject Trump’s Demands but Agree to Study Its Virus Response WASHINGTON — President Trump’s angry demands for punitive action against the World Health Organization were rebuffed on Tuesday by the organization’s other member nations, which decided instead to conduct an “impartial, independent” examination of the W.H.O.’s …

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Joe Biden demands justice for unarmed black jogger killed in Georgia shooting as video emerges

Joe Biden demands justice for unarmed black jogger killed in Georgia shooting as video emerges

Joe Biden demands justice for unarmed black jogger killed in Georgia shooting as video emerges Joe Biden demands justice for unarmed black jogger killed in Georgia shooting as video emerges The presumptive Democratic nominee for president, Joe Biden, has called for justice in the case of Ahmaud Arbery, an unarmed black jogger who was fatally shot in February. Mr Biden said …

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U.S. Women’s Soccer Team’s Equal Pay Demands Are Dismissed by Judge

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team’s Equal Pay Demands Are Dismissed by Judge

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team’s Equal Pay Demands Are Dismissed by Judge U.S. Women’s Soccer Team’s Equal Pay Demands Are Dismissed by Judge The judge in the United States women’s soccer team’s lawsuit rejected the players’ claims for equal pay on Friday, delivering a crushing blow to the team’s five-year campaign against the United States Soccer Federation. The judge, R. Gary …

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Lone watchdog overseeing coronavirus relief demands to know where taxpayer-funded money going as Trump doles out billions to corporations

Lone watchdog overseeing coronavirus relief demands to know where taxpayer-funded money going as Trump doles out billions to corporations

The only member of a new congressional oversight commission tasked with overseeing the distribution of a massive coronavirus relief fund has demanded the government provide more details about where those taxpayer-funded dollars are being sent. Bharat Ramamurti, the sole member of the commission and a former top staffer to Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren, said he wrote a letter to US …

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Coronavirus: Trump demands GM start making ventilators – despite cancelling earlier deal

Coronavirus: Trump demands GM start making ventilators – despite cancelling earlier deal

Donald Trump has demanded Ford and General Motors pivot to making ventilators that could save lives amid the coronavirus outbreak in the United States, in a tweet urging the Chevrolet maker to re-open an Ohio assembly plant the company no longer owns. The demand follows just one day after a report indicated the White House had decided earlier in the week …

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Demands for Trump to explain recent purge of intelligence staff including watchdog overseeing coronavirus stimulus package

Demands for Trump to explain recent purge of intelligence staff including watchdog overseeing coronavirus stimulus package

Democrats have requested formal explanations for Donald Trump‘s recent firings within the intelligence community. House Intelligence Committee chair Adam Schiff sent a letter on Tuesday to acting Director of National Intelligence (DNI) Richard Grenell asking if he attempted to prohibit former intelligence community inspector generals from “initiating, carrying out, or completing any investigations, inspection, audit or review.” Intelligence community IG Michael …

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