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AT&T, loaded with debt from its DirecTV deal, sells part of its TV business to a private equity firm.

AT&T, loaded with debt from its DirecTV deal, sells part of its TV business to a private equity firm.

AT&T, loaded with debt from its DirecTV deal, sells part of its TV business to a private equity firm. AT&T, loaded with debt from its DirecTV deal, sells part of its TV business to a private equity firm. AT&T is selling part of its TV business, which consists of the DirecTV, AT&T TV and U-verse brands, to the private equity …

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As Biden Pushes for Racial Equity in Vaccination, Data Is Lagging

As Biden Pushes for Racial Equity in Vaccination, Data Is Lagging

As Biden Pushes for Racial Equity in Vaccination, Data Is Lagging As Biden Pushes for Racial Equity in Vaccination, Data Is Lagging “Shortly after we started getting into this vaccination, I started to ask for this data — I wanted it, we needed it, we were trying to get it and we were finding problems,” Dr. Romero, who is also …

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Biden cites George Floyd murder as ‘turning point’ as he signs executive orders to tackle racial equity

<p>Biden cites George Floyd murder as ‘turning point’ as he signs executive orders to tackle racial equity.</p>

Biden cites George Floyd murder as ‘turning point’ as he signs executive orders to tackle racial equity Biden cites George Floyd murder as ‘turning point’ as he signs executive orders to tackle racial equity The president said he was acting on racial injustice and discrimination because “not only it is the right thing to do but we will all be …

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Biden Seeks to Define His Presidency by an Early Emphasis on Equity

Biden Seeks to Define His Presidency by an Early Emphasis on Equity

Biden Seeks to Define His Presidency by an Early Emphasis on Equity Biden Seeks to Define His Presidency by an Early Emphasis on Equity WASHINGTON — In his first days in office, President Biden has devoted more attention to issues of racial equity than any new president since Lyndon B. Johnson, a focus that has cheered civil rights activists and …

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Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force

Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force

Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force Growing up in the United States Virgin Islands, Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith saw firsthand what can happen in a community with limited access to health care. Her father, Moleto “Bishop” Smith Sr., was only in his 40s when he suffered a …

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Baltimore Museum to Sell 3 Blue-Chip Paintings to Advance Equity

Baltimore Museum to Sell 3 Blue-Chip Paintings to Advance Equity

Baltimore Museum to Sell 3 Blue-Chip Paintings to Advance Equity Baltimore Museum to Sell 3 Blue-Chip Paintings to Advance Equity As museums face increasing financial pressures and industrywide demands from staff to create more equitable workplaces, a second institution is taking advantage of the Association of Art Museum Directors’ temporary pandemic-era loosening of its deaccessing guidelines: They now allow the …

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How Equity Is Lost When Companies Hire Only Workers With Disabilities

How Equity Is Lost When Companies Hire Only Workers With Disabilities

How Equity Is Lost When Companies Hire Only Workers With Disabilities How Equity Is Lost When Companies Hire Only Workers With Disabilities But many advocates said programs like these could potentially box workers with specific disabilities into certain industries, when they should instead be evaluated holistically. People with intellectual and developmental disabilities, for example, are often pigeonholed into retail jobs …

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With Books and New Focus, Mellon Foundation to Foster Social Equity

With Books and New Focus, Mellon Foundation to Foster Social Equity

With Books and New Focus, Mellon Foundation to Foster Social Equity With Books and New Focus, Mellon Foundation to Foster Social Equity The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the largest humanities philanthropy in the United States, announced Tuesday that it is adjusting its mission to give greater emphasis in its grant-giving to programs that promote social justice. The strategic refocus was …

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The Coronavirus Pandemic Helped Topple J. Crew and Neiman Marcus. So Did Private Equity.

The Coronavirus Pandemic Helped Topple J. Crew and Neiman Marcus. So Did Private Equity. The Coronavirus Pandemic Helped Topple J. Crew and Neiman Marcus. So Did Private Equity. J. Crew and Neiman Marcus were each facing a host of issues before the coronavirus pandemic forced them to close their stores and eventually file for bankruptcy, including trouble adjusting to the …

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Private Equity Can’t Always Get What It Wants

Private Equity Can’t Always Get What It Wants

Private Equity Can’t Always Get What It Wants Private Equity Can’t Always Get What It Wants If you haven’t already, R.S.V.P. for our group call on Thursday at 11 a.m. Eastern. We’ll discuss the pandemic’s economic, geographic and political fault lines with our special guest Bret Stephens, the Times Opinion columnist. Have a question for Bret? Send it to dealbook@nytimes.com. …

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