How Is New York Having Crazy Parties With No COVID Surge?

“The self-quarantine is voluntary, but compliance is expected,” according to the New Jersey public health department website’s travel advisory page. The New York health department meanwhile, “expects all travelers to comply and protect public health by adhering to the quarantine.’ But, significantly, it also stipulates that it reserves “the right to issue a mandatory quarantine […]

New on Apple TV+ this month: ‘Ted Lasso’, ‘Long Way Up’ and more

Jason Sudeikis plays Ted Lasso, a small-time college football coach from Kansas hired to coach a professional soccer team in England, despite having no experience coaching soccer. In addition to starring, Sudeikis serves as executive producer, alongside Bill Lawrence (”Scrubs”) via his Doozer Productions, in association with Warner Bros. Television and Universal Television, a division […]

Aggressive New Guerrilla Tactics Target America’s Eviction Machine

“When looking at this issue, it’s easy to see there are a lot of parties not doing the right thing. Our legislators are not making choices that would protect folks. Our landlords are not extending human compassion in the middle of a pandemic,” Dunn said. “The purpose of today’s action was to bring [lawyers] into […]

‘In the last hours of my life, you inspired me’: Civil Rights icon John Lewis urged Black Lives Matters protesters to ‘redeem the soul of America’ and ‘answer the highest calling of your heart’ in powerful essay written just before his death

Emmett Till was my George Floyd. He was my Rayshard Brooks, Sandra Bland and Breonna Taylor. He was 14 when he was killed, and I was only 15 years old at the time. I will never ever forget the moment when it became so clear that he could easily have been me. In those days, […]

Untamed from renowned author Glennon Doyle will be adapted into a TV series by J.J. Abrams’ company Bad Robot Productions

Executive producer Jessie Nelson (who is the showrunner on Little Voice) credited Untamed as ‘a story that has at its center such a powerful, messy, honest, wholly original female character,’ adding that it ‘constantly reminds us that being human is not hard because you’re doing it wrong, it’s hard because you’re doing it right.

‘Lebanon was a heaven, they made it hell’: Anger mounts in Beirut as activists vow anti-government protests after blast which killed at least 137 and wounded 5,000 as clean-up job is left to volunteers

‘There is a pervasive culture of negligence, petty corruption and blame-shifting endemic to the Lebanese bureaucracy, all overseen by a political class defined by its incompetence and contempt for the public good,’ he wrote in a New York Times op-ed.

Dani Dyer’s parents are furious after she was snapped snogging bad-boy ex Sammy Kimmence

THINGS turned sour for Ariana Grande during her performance at Coachella in California on Sunday when an audience member threw a lemon, hitting her on the chest. The Thank U, Next singer halted her set saying: “That’s ’cause one of y’all threw a lemon at me. S***.” After briefly leaving the stage, she returned to […]

J.J. Abrams’ company Bad Robot Productions creates a 20-page Guide to Dismantling White Supremacy at Work

There are also several podcasts as well, and for those with more than an hour to spare, there are several longform articles and a list of films and TV shows including Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing, John Singleton’s Boyz n the Hood and Ava DuVernay’s The 13th and When They See Us.

Playing electoral defense, Trump claims Biden opposes God

The virus already altered the trip even before Mr. Trump landed, with word that GOP Gov. Mike DeWine had tested positive for the coronavirus. Mr. DeWine had planned to meet with Mr. Trump and join the president on a visit to the Whirlpool Corp. plant in northwest Ohio. Mr. DeWine’s office said the 73-year-old governor […]

‘Three Identical Strangers’ review: When truth is stranger than fiction

While the documentary attempts to provide a few answers (there are interviews with Lawrence Perlman, a researcher on the study and Natasha Josefowitz, Dr Neubauer’s research assistant), it is also difficult to provide a sense of closure without all the information on hand. It might have helped though to provide more information on Dr Neubauer […]