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“I am treated like another problem in society”: young Londoners on the reality of the stop and search

In the first of its kind, Met police and South London youths sat down together to openly discuss the complicated subject of stops and searches. Shakara West-Khan, 17, Shauna Thompson, 17, Jhemar Jonas, 19, and Abdoul Lelo Ndambi, 23, spoke about their past encounters with the police as Ch Insp Annmarie Cowley, PS Gario Marsh […]

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WashU expert: Following COVID-19, American society at an inflection point – The Source

America is at a crossroads. Following the profound economic and social disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States has the opportunity to adopt policies that produce more racial and economic parity. Or, there is nothing we can do, which would exacerbate already existing inequalities, warns Adia Harvey Wingfield, Mary Tileston Hemenway Professor of […]

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Asia Society Texas Night Market returns as record crowds enjoy expanded festival carnival games, unity wall, sumo wrestling and more

HOUSTON, November 14, 2021 – The Asia Society Texas (ASTX) welcomed over 7,000 guests for the 2021 Night Market presented by American First National Bank on Friday, November 12, to enjoy an evening of food, shopping, activities for all ages and novelties. characteristics. The free festival, in its eighth annual edition after a year-long hiatus […]

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Spotlight on Asiatown | Asian Society

Spotlight on Asiatown is a celebration of Houston’s vibrant and diverse Asian and Asian American communities. Created as a gateway to explore the concentrated areas of AAPI-owned businesses and neighborhoods, the Asia Society Texas project shines a light on the stories of small business owners, delves into Houston’s cultural history, and enables ‘easy to try […]

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American Cancer Society and Four Historically Black Colleges and Universities Announce Groundbreaking Diversity Research Program to Improve Diversity, Equity and Inclusion |

By Ray Curry, President, UAW Before I get into what the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) stands for – and ameant – to workers in this nation, I want to start by quoting some data because I think it tells a real story. Right now, 68% of Americans approve of unions. This number is at […]

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Anthony Shop: Understanding how technology is transforming society

Ladder is a publishing platform for various picture books and online programs whose mission is to empower over one million children to become social entrepreneurs. Our current series features interviews from our interplanetary journalist Spiffy with inspiring social entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship ecosystem builders, who advance the UN SDGs. Happy to see you again! Spiffy here, […]

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The Royal Television Society presents the 2022 In-Person Program Awards

The UK’s Royal Television Society (RTS) has opened applications for the 2022 RTS Program Awards, in partnership with Audio Network. After a hybrid event forced by a pandemic this year, the 2022 edition will take place in person at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on March 29. RTS said in a statement, “In accordance […]

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Audubon Naturalist Society to change name, citing racist namesake

Taking a Nature Black conference attendee during a sunrise meditation in the woods. Photograph reproduced with the kind permission of the ANS The main environmental organization Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) will change its name, citing the racist reputation of 19th century naturalist John James Audubon. The American ornithologist has become a more and more controversial […]