When asked what she would write, Ms Collins said: "I think just thank you for everything he did when I was at school, for helping me with history, helping me with A-levels, and he was my tutor throughout most of it so I wouldn't have gone to university, I don't think, had I not spoken about it with him. … [Read more...] about Reading stabbings: Schoolchildren lead tributes for teacher who ‘wanted equality for all’
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One of the bill's proponents, Ledia Hanifa of the opposition Prosperous Justice party, a conservative Islamic party, said in a statement posted on parliament's website that the proposed bill was intended to foster 'family-based development.' … [Read more...] about Indonesia will ban S&M under ‘family resilience’ law designed to clamp down on ‘sexual deviance’ with offenders warned they could lose custody of their children
Biden focuses on coronavirus in his first ad in traditionally red Texas. Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden campaign slams Trump's Rose Garden event as 'sad affair' New shutdowns add to Trump woes CNN cuts away from Trump's 'campaign-type' Rose Garden speech MORE, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, is trying to parlay concern about the novel coronavirus into support in Texas, a traditionally Republican state where his campaign is debuting its first television ad. The 60-second spot makes no mention of President TrumpDonald John TrumpIvanka Trump pitches Goya Foods products on Twitter Sessions defends recusal: 'I leave elected office with my integrity intact' Former White House physician Ronny Jackson wins Texas runoff MORE but seeks to portray Biden as an empathetic and steady leader, locked in on the challenge of the pandemic. (Washington Post) … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Coronavirus Report: California backtracks on reopening as cases soar nationwide; SoapBox CEO David Simnick says nimble firms can work around supply chain chokepoints to access supplies for sanitizers and hygienic materials
Army Chief Gen M M Naravane on Tuesday exhorted army men deployed along borders with China, Pakistan and those fighting the "proxy war" in Kashmir to remain vigilant round-the-clock, and assured that their operational and logistical needs will be met at any cost. … [Read more...] about Be vigilant at all time: Army Chief to soldiers
And, you know, I will say that, when we had this back and forth, all I could think of was like, “wow.” So social justice organizations are standing hand in hand with major corporations, many of whom I’ve run campaigns against, who are not social justice warriors. And we’re all saying the same thing. Investors are saying similar things out there. And the corporation is saying, “We don’t have to do anything.” And it was just another reminder to me about this sort of inadequate power of the rules that we currently have and why we have rules of the road for corporations. Facebook has over 70 percent of the messenger market. They have cornered the market in such a powerful way that they do believe that they don’t have to make these decisions. … [Read more...] about How far will Facebook go to address their civil rights audit?