The 19th Amendment is 100 years old. Voting rights are still far from equal

That’s why I’m calling our attention to the centennial of the 19th Amendment, the amendment that gave predominantly white women the right to vote. In too many cases, when we think about the 19th Amendment, we forget about this racial nuance. We forget that most of our sisters of color had to wait until the […]

My Money: ‘My daughter’s therapy costs £5,490 each month’

Final day of the blog! It’s a lazy Sunday and Imelda wants the pancakes from Burger King again, they are actually really good and come with maple syrup so we spend Singapore $20.89 (including the Singapore $4.99 delivery fee) and have breakfast at home in front of the TV, we watch cartoons and play with […]

Teaching during a pandemic: Drive-bys, 2 a.m. texts and Zoom therapy

Monique: Oh no. I felt for a while like I was burning the candle at both ends, because I had to be up during the day during my contractual school hours, but then my kids were teenagers and a lot of them were working so they weren’t getting off until 10 o’clock, 11 o’clock at […]

One year after mass shooting, frustration in Ohio city

Reducing gun violence has been among the projects Green has taken on. He helped organize a “No More Silence End Gun Violence” rally recently in his native Springfield, Ohio. He’s formed the Fudge Foundation — Flourishing Under Duress Giving Encouragement — to provide support and connections for survivors of violence and trauma.

‘100 per cent accurate’ antibody tests to tell millions of Britons if they have ALREADY had coronavirus ‘will be available in TWO WEEKS’ – as Boris Johnson plans primetime broadcast to unveil the nation’s route back to school and work

But he added: ‘It is also important that we make clear that any approach we take is staged … a phases approach is one which allows us to monitor the impact that those changes are having on public health and if necessary, in a specific and localised way, that means that we can pause or […]

Memorial Park’s Eastern Glades, a 100-acre addition, is now open

Larios had already visited the Glades one recent evening, before the fences were completely down, without his wife and father-in-law. He especially loves the views at dusk, when lights embedded in the limestone pedestals illuminate a pathway across the lawn and the lake. (The pedestals memorialize the soldiers who tread that ground during World War […]

Local Tory party gives senior MP arrested on suspicion of rape its ‘100% support’ – as pressure grows to suspend the former minister

A spokesman for Chief Whip Mr Spencer said: ‘The Chief Whip takes all allegations of harassment and abuse extremely seriously and has strongly encouraged anybody who has approached him to contact the appropriate authorities, including Parliament’s Independent Complaints and Grievance Scheme, which can formally carry out independent and confidential investigations.’

Oldham brings in tougher coronavirus restrictions after more than 100 cases in a WEEK

No social visitors to homes outside of those in a support bubble Those who are shielding should extend their isolation by at least another two weeks Care homes will not relax restrictions on care home visiting to protect older and vulnerable people Limit contact with other people and respect social distancing – including keeping at […]

Coronavirus patients on ventilators drops below 100 for first time since lockdown, stats show

He said it was possible that “we could last out August” without new lockdown measures coming into place.