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Morgan Wallen Holds Onto No. 1 Again Following Use of Racial Slur

Morgan Wallen Holds Onto No. 1 Again Following Use of Racial Slur

Morgan Wallen Holds Onto No. 1 Again Following Use of Racial Slur Morgan Wallen Holds Onto No. 1 Again Following Use of Racial Slur Nearly two weeks and two apologies later, Morgan Wallen, the country singer who was promptly condemned by the music industry for using a racial slur, is still No. 1 on the charts — and his sales …

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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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Morgan Wallen Dropped From Country Playlists After Using Racial Slur

Morgan Wallen Dropped From Country Playlists After Using Racial Slur

Morgan Wallen Dropped From Country Playlists After Using Racial Slur Morgan Wallen Dropped From Country Playlists After Using Racial Slur Radio stations and streaming services distanced themselves from the country music star Morgan Wallen on Wednesday after video surfaced of him using a racial slur. A major owner of country radio stations, iHeartMedia, decided to remove Wallen’s music from its …

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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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Social Inequities Explain Racial Gaps in Pandemic, Studies Find

Social Inequities Explain Racial Gaps in Pandemic, Studies Find

Social Inequities Explain Racial Gaps in Pandemic, Studies Find Social Inequities Explain Racial Gaps in Pandemic, Studies Find When Dr. Gbenga Ogedegbe began to research coronavirus infections among Black and Hispanic patients, he thought he knew what he would find. Infected Black and Hispanic patients would be more likely to be hospitalized, compared with white patients, and more likely to …

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Champions League Match Stopped After Official Is Accused of Racial Abuse

Champions League Match Stopped After Official Is Accused of Racial Abuse

Champions League Match Stopped After Official Is Accused of Racial Abuse Champions League Match Stopped After Official Is Accused of Racial Abuse A Champions League soccer match between Paris St.-Germain and Istanbul Basaksehir was suspended on Tuesday after both teams accused a match official of directing a racial slur at a Black assistant coach. The game in Paris — a …

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U.N. Panel: Digital Technology in Policing Can Reinforce Racial Bias

U.N. Panel: Digital Technology in Policing Can Reinforce Racial Bias

U.N. Panel: Digital Technology in Policing Can Reinforce Racial Bias U.N. Panel: Digital Technology in Policing Can Reinforce Racial Bias Governments need an abrupt change of direction to avoid “stumbling zombielike into a digital welfare dystopia,” Philip G. Alston, a human rights expert reporting on poverty, told the United Nations General Assembly last year, in a report calling for the …

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Universities must improve awareness and understanding of racial harassment and white privilege, guidance says

The OfS chief executive has warned grade inflation remains a ‘significant and pressing issue'

Universities must improve awareness and understanding of racial harassment and white privilege, guidance says Universities must improve awareness and understanding of racial harassment and white privilege, guidance says British universities have been urged to improve awareness and understanding of white privilege and microaggressions, as a vice-chancellor warned they “perpetuate institutional racism”. Universities UK (UUK),  which represents 140 institutions, has published …

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Racial justice movement a factor for 5 state ballot measures Nebraska Rhode Island movement ballot Mississippi

Election 2020 Race on the Ballot

Racial justice movement a factor for 5 state ballot measures Nebraska Rhode Island movement ballot Mississippi Racial justice movement a factor for 5 state ballot measures Nebraska Rhode Island movement ballot Mississippi The Black Lives Matter movement isn’t named in any of the 120 statewide ballot measures up for a vote on Nov. 3. But this year’s nationwide protests over …

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Hotter Days Widen Racial Gap in U.S. Schools, Data Shows

Hotter Days Widen Racial Gap in U.S. Schools, Data Shows

Hotter Days Widen Racial Gap in U.S. Schools, Data Shows Hotter Days Widen Racial Gap in U.S. Schools, Data Shows WASHINGTON — Rising temperatures are widening the racial achievement gap in United States schools, new research suggests, offering the latest evidence that the burdens of climate change fall disproportionately on people of color. In a paper published Monday in the …

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