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How History Turns Riots Into Tea Parties

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

We do not care for the revolutionary spirit to survive the revolution. The revolution, however, goes nowhere without it.
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Report: 59 Confederate Symbols Removed Since George Floyd's Death

Report: 59 Confederate Symbols Removed Since George Floyd's Death

20 hours ago   |   NPR

America's reckoning with racism has brought down statues, one state flag and one police emblem, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center - and led to the renaming of...
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Lightfoot announces review of Chicago monuments as part of ‘a racial healing and historical reckoning project'

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Nearly three weeks after ordering the removal of Christopher Columbus statues in Chicago, Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Wednesday announced the formation of a committee to review the...
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Georgia Businesswoman Who Compared BLM Protesters To The KKK Wins Primary

Georgia Businesswoman Who Compared BLM Protesters To The KKK Wins Primary

1 day ago   |   News One

A Georgia businesswoman who was exposed for racist, Islamophobic and anti-Semitic videos has now secured the GOP nomination for a congressional seat. The long list of comments...
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40 Confederate symbols have been removed since the death of George Floyd, SPLC says

40 Confederate symbols have been removed since the death of George Floyd, SPLC says

1 day ago   |   KOAT

While some cities have passed laws to protect Confederate symbols, saying they mark history and honor heritage, other cities have made efforts to remove them.
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Millionaire Coaches and Republican Blowhards Have Derailed the Fight for Equity in College Football

1 day ago   |   The New Republic

It doesn't take much to defang a movement. Last week , a group of college athletes in the Pac-12 Conference released a list of demands to create an equitable work environment...
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Soccer-Asia's World Cup qualifiers postponed to 2021 due to COVID-19

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Qualifying matches in Asia for the 2022 Qatar World Cup have been postponed until next year due to the coronavirus pandemic, world governing body FIFA and the Asian Football...
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Soccer-Asia's World Cup qualifiers postponed for 2021 - statement

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Qualifying matches in Asia for the 2022 Qatar World Cup and the 2023 Asian Cup have been postponed for next year due to the coronavirus pandemic, world governing body FIFA and...
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Local businesses take another hit with canceled Maryland football season

1 day ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore   |   2 articles

The monumental decision made by the Big Ten - later mirrored by the Pac-12 - Tuesday afternoon to postpone its fall football season was a blow
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Talbot County Council votes to keep Talbot Boys monument

Talbot County Council votes to keep Talbot Boys monument

1 day ago   |   WBALTV

The Talbot Boys statue in Easton will stay for now.
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Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay annexing of Palestinian land

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LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with attorney general

Attorneys for the family of Breonna Taylor are holding a news conference Thursday to discuss the meeting they had with Kentucky's attorney general. Read more ...

AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is finally reopening its theaters, and guests will need to spend just 15 cents to get in. Read more ...

US weekly jobless claims fall below 1 million for the first time since March

US weekly jobless claims fall below 1 million for the first time since March

New US jobless claims for the week that ended Saturday totaled 963,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. That came in below the consensus economist estimate of 1.1... Read more ...

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

President Trump on Thursday announced a historic peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that would pave the way for full normalization of relations between... Read more ...

U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

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AP source: Kittle agrees to 5-year extension with 49ers

AP source: Kittle agrees to 5-year extension with 49ers

All-Pro tight end George Kittle has agreed to a five-year, $75 million extension with the San Francisco 49ers that is the richest contract ever at the position. Read more ...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe Biden ousts Trump in November, her longtime allies could land White House jobs or other key roles

Political stock in Kamala Harris' orbit soared when Joe Biden picked the California senator as his running mate. A former 2020 presidential candidate herself and a relative... Read more ...

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

President Donald Trump's campaign is struggling to define Sen. Kamala Harris, Democrat Joe Biden's newly announced running mate, alternating between claims she is too moderate... Read more ...

2020 Fantasy Football RB Rankings: Christian McCaffrey, Saquon Barkley lead...

2020 Fantasy Football RB Rankings: Christian McCaffrey, Saquon Barkley lead deep group of running backs

Running back is more important than ever this season, and our 2020 fantasy RB rankings feature some top-tier studs and high-upside sleepers. See the full list ahead of your... Read more ...