If a 13-year-old black girl is stabbed to death in Ohio by another 13-year-old girl, that's not a national news story and nobody knows her name. If a cop stops a black girl from being stabbed by a 16-year-old black girl, that's systemic racism.
I joined Governors around the U.S. in standing against Biden's radical 30x30 plan. The President has no authority to dictate to states or citizens what to do with their private property. Read the full letter. ⬇️
By destroying the police, you are ensuring more dead innocent black Americans. It's not about saving black lives. It's about destroying the police, at the cost of black lives.
Amid a surge in COVID-19 cases in India, severe oxygen shortages in hospitals in New Delhi and around the country are creating “an apocalyptic situation,” says journalist @RanaAyyub . “Clearly, we have not learned our lesson from the pandemic last year.”
Delhi | Shanti Mukund hospital faces oxygen shortage. Doctors are saying that if govt provides O2 on time then we don’t have to discharge the patient. My father is a Covid patient and was admitted yesterday. We request the govt to supply O2 on time: Rohit, son of a Covid patient
PM Modi chaired a high-level meeting to review oxygen supply across the country & discuss ways & means to boost its availability. Officials briefed him on efforts undertaken in last few weeks to improve oxygen supply: Prime Minister's Office (PMO)
A Child Rescue Ireland alert for a 14-year-old Louth girl issued overnight remains live this morning, gardaí say. Svetlana Murphy is believed to be in the company of 18-year-old Nojus Maculevicius. Anyone with information is asked to call gardaí on 999 or 112. (Images: AGS)
Trying to further dry up the Myanmar junta's sources of revenue which it uses to fund its killing machine, the US government imposes sanctions on Myanmar Timber Enterprise and Myanmar Pearl Enterprise.
I honestly did not think the day would come where "Democrats defend teenage knife fights" would be something I would tweet but here we are
Ma'Khia Bryant was 16 years old and had her entire life ahead of her. For the second time in less than a week, we are collectively mourning a child killed by the police. We'll say it again — a system that kills children with impunity cannot be reformed.
NEWS: A Capitol Police officer is under investigation for radioing all units on the morning of 1/6 and telling them to look for ONLY anti-Trump troublemakers, not pro-Trump. A key lawmaker revealed the contours of the ongoing probe today.
SB19 collaborates with designer Chynna Mamawal for ‘What?’ premium fashion merch
NEW: a deep-dive into the situation in India, where a devastating second wave is overwhelming hospitals and crematoriums, eclipsing global records as it goes 250,000 new cases every day, and test positivity is soaring suggesting many are still missed
#WATCH Delhi: A woman, who has come to purchase liquor, at a shop in Shivpuri Geeta Colony, says, "...Injection fayda nahi karega, ye alcohol fayda karegi...Mujhe dawaion se asar nahi hoga, peg se asar hoga..."
While today’s verdict is a small win for police accountability and may help heal a grieving community, the systems that allowed George to be murdered — ripping him away from his family and the communities that loved him so much — remain fully intact.
Masking in our glory, because masks are no longer required outdoors in #Israel !
Worrying but predictable violence by some protesters as the Myanmar junta slaughters them: “We were peaceful protesters after the coup. But when they killed so many people, we couldn’t go further with a peaceful movement. We needed to fight back.”
LOOK: Malabon resident Kristine Santos put up an @weareoneEXO-themed community pantry in Barangay Maysilo. She says she wants to promote her favorite K-pop group while offering food and other necessities to those in need. (📷: Santos) | via @jaehwabernardo
Patreng Non, the woman behind the first community pantry in Maginhawa, shuts down the project today due to redbaiting by police officers and the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC). | via @newsdwight