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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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Coronavirus Vaccine Demand Has Health Officials Turning to Eventbrite

Coronavirus Vaccine Demand Has Health Officials Turning to Eventbrite

Coronavirus Vaccine Demand Has Health Officials Turning to Eventbrite Coronavirus Vaccine Demand Has Health Officials Turning to Eventbrite In the early stages of a global push to distribute the coronavirus vaccine to those who need it most — a process that has, so far, managed to be both hectic and slow — some health officials have turned to an unexpected …

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Turning the page? Republicans acknowledge Biden’s victory Mitch McConnell Donald Trump Joe Biden Republicans Lindsey Graham

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Turning the page? Republicans acknowledge Biden’s victory Mitch McConnell Donald Trump Joe Biden Republicans Lindsey Graham Turning the page? Republicans acknowledge Biden’s victory Mitch McConnell Donald Trump Joe Biden Republicans Lindsey Graham More than a month after the election, top Republicans finally acknowledged Joe Biden as the next U.S. president on Tuesday, a collapse in GOP resistance to the millions …

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China’s Combative Nationalists See a World Turning Their Way

China’s Combative Nationalists See a World Turning Their Way

China’s Combative Nationalists See a World Turning Their Way China’s Combative Nationalists See a World Turning Their Way In one Beijing artist’s recent depiction of the world in 2098, China is a high-tech superpower and the United States is humbled. Americans have embraced communism and Manhattan, draped with the hammer-and-sickle flags of the “People’s Union of America,” has become a …

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Oil Refineries See Profit in Turning Kitchen Grease Into Diesel

Oil Refineries See Profit in Turning Kitchen Grease Into Diesel

Oil Refineries See Profit in Turning Kitchen Grease Into Diesel Oil Refineries See Profit in Turning Kitchen Grease Into Diesel But its chief executive, David Lamp, said the government’s role in subsidizing renewable diesel made it an inherently unstable business. Federal and state incentives could encourage the industry to produce more fuel than is needed. On the flip side, he …

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When Turning 13 Is Not the Typical Rite of Passage

When Turning 13 Is Not the Typical Rite of Passage

When Turning 13 Is Not the Typical Rite of Passage When Turning 13 Is Not the Typical Rite of Passage Who is my son becoming? How is he changing, not as a performer of tasks — dressing, eating, washing, putting away, sorting, and the like — but as a boy, on the cusp of puberty? What does this boy want? …

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‘Walls were my places of expression’: Street artist JR on turning border walls into canvases

<p>‘Migrants, Mayra, Picnic across the Border, Tecate, Mexico-USA, 2017’. Installation image. Wheat-pasted poster on table</p>

‘Walls were my places of expression’: Street artist JR on turning border walls into canvases ‘Walls were my places of expression’: Street artist JR on turning border walls into canvases S ince his early days of trying to make his mark on the world as a teenager by graffitiing buildings across Paris, JR, a French self-described “photograffeur”, has been fascinated …

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Europe’s Big Oil Companies Are Turning Electric

Europe’s Big Oil Companies Are Turning Electric

Europe’s Big Oil Companies Are Turning Electric Europe’s Big Oil Companies Are Turning Electric “To make a switch from a global economy that depends on fossil fuels for 80 percent of its energy to something else is a very, very big job,” said Daniel Yergin, the energy historian who has a forthcoming book, “The New Map,” on the transition now …

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Turning Grief for a Hidden Past Into a Healing Space

Turning Grief for a Hidden Past Into a Healing Space

Turning Grief for a Hidden Past Into a Healing Space Turning Grief for a Hidden Past Into a Healing Space CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — “Can we forget the crack of the whip, cowhide, whipping-post, the auction-block, the hand-cuffs, the spaniels, the iron collar, the negro-trader tearing the young child from its mother’s breast as a whelp from the lioness? Have we …

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With Less Breastfeeding Support, Mothers Are Turning to Online Help

With Less Breastfeeding Support, Mothers Are Turning to Online Help

With Less Breastfeeding Support, Mothers Are Turning to Online Help With Less Breastfeeding Support, Mothers Are Turning to Online Help “I’m not really an online person,” Taveras said. The American Academy of Pediatrics, or A.A.P., suggests that women exclusively breastfeed for the first six months, but according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention less than 50 percent of …

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