BREAKING: China reports 39,506 new daily coronavirus cases, a record for the country.
'Multiple' people shot, 1 fatally, in Atlanta's upscale Atlantic Station district: reports
Black women are 3x more likely than white women to die from issues related to pregnancy — learn how environmental injustice plays a role in the Black maternal health crisis
East Wall protests could be an early warning as locals across the country complain refugees are being housed in large numbers with no consultation
A couple who in five years transformed agricultural land in Co Wicklow into a nature reserve hope to inspire others to take action to halt biodiversity loss
Today, the trial of rapper/activist #ToomajSalehi was held behind closed doors, without the presence of his lawyer. He is charged with “Moharebeh” (punishable by death) for speaking out and supporting the protests. His life is in danger! #MahsaAmini #مهسا_امینی #توماج_صالحی #Iran
Today is Holodomor Commemoration Day in & for Ukrainians everywhere. “Death solves all problems. No human, no problem.” - Joseph Stalin. 1932-33 Holodomor was an act of genocide against the Ukrainian people engineered by Soviet gov't to destroy politically & socially.
Grammy-winning 'Fame' and 'Flashdance' singer Irene Cara dead at 63
This is unbelievable… Watch@J_Klinsmann dismiss brown athletes, from Iran to Guatemala, repeatedly saying “this is their culture”, while the host and other guests are sitting there listening to him go on and on, live on @BBCSport .
Across the U.S., openly carrying a gun in public is no longer just an exercise in self-defense. Armed Americans are increasingly using open-carry laws at protests and demonstrations to intimidate opponents and shut down debate.
The body of 24yo American fighter Joshua Jones, call sign “Jesus”, was returned to Ukraine as part of a prisoner swap in mid-Oct. He was killed in Kharkiv Obl. “I’m proud of my son. He was selfless in risking his life for a country that we have no connection to." said his mother
German players covered their mouths before their World Cup match in protest of a FIFA decision that kept their captain from wearing a rainbow armband. “It wasn’t about making a political statement — human rights are non-negotiable,” a team statement said.
Elon Musk's Twitter just suspended the account of antifascist researcher @chadloder likely to suppress reporting on right-wing extremists. As I reported, Loder's painstaking research identifying a Proud Boy who attacked police on Jan 6 was cited by the DOJ
Elon Musk is unilaterally reinstating banned Twitter accounts, despite assuring civil rights groups and advertisers that he wouldn’t
POLL: 62% of Republican voters want Sen. Mitch McConnell replaced as the party's leader in the U.S. Senate.
“Shots fired. Male down. Black male, maybe 20," said the @ClevelandPolice officer who called in the shooting, describing the wounded Tamir Rice. That was eight years ago today. Tamir would’ve been 20 years old right now had he lived. I want you to think about that for a moment.