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The Last Remaining Confederate Statue on Maryland Public Land Will Be Removed
The last remaining Confederate monument on Maryland public land will be taken down after a vote this week by the Talbot County council.
UK aid cuts make it vital to address anti-black bias in funding | Kennedy Odede
he UK's cut to its aid budget comes to about £4bn a year.
American LGBTQ+ Museum Breaks Ground
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How Newsom defeated the recall: Early leads in suburbs, overwhelming margins in big cities
The movement to recall Gov. Gavin Newsom appears to have fizzled in large suburban Southern California regions and other "swing" counties, giving the incumbent a sizable cushion to defeat the effort to oust him, preliminary data show.
Gavin Newsom survives recall effort - Silicon Valley Business Journal
Gov. Gavin Newsom has survived a contentious recall effort by a wider-than-expected margin and will remain in office for the rest of his term, according to election returns called by The Associated Press and other major media organizations.
Housing Advocate Shannon Singleton Joins Race for Multnomah County Chair
Shannon Singleton, a longtime housing and homelessness policy advisor at the state and local levels, has announced her plan to run for Multnomah County Chair in the May 2022 primary race.
Viewpoint: Rep. Suzanne Bonamici on the need for affordable child care - Portland Business Journal
Recently an Oregon mother told me that "if child care crumbles, if it gets even a fraction more difficult to find, then our collective ability to work crumbles too."
A few more details on The Emancipator, the upcoming relaunch of a 19th-century abolitionist newspaper
Six months after The Boston Globe and Boston University's Center for Antiracist Research announced the revival of abolitionist newspaper The Emancipator, some of the puzzle pieces of the joint venture are falling into place.
Victory! Lawsuit Proceeds Against Clearview's Face Surveillance
Face surveillance is a growing menace to racial justice, privacy, and free speech.
Review | Yet again, Thamee reinvents itself. The constant is the chef's soulful cooking.
"I can't help Burma," says Jocelyn Law-Yone, the chef and co-owner behind Thamee, Washington's singular taste of the cooking of Myanmar.