The viewer question this morning: Student body COSAS is threatening to shut down private schools in Gauteng today, citing safety concerns. Should private schools be allowed to reopen? Head to to cast your vote. Courtesy #DStv403
Mpumalanga premier Refilwe Mtsweni-Tsipane has done an about-turn. She's made a statement of guilt at a police station in Emalahleni and accepted a fine. She was adamant she didn't break the law when going without a mask at Jackson Mthembu's funeral. Courtesy #DStv403
Graduates entering the job space face greater challenges now in the midst of a pandemic. But a Cape Town-based NPO, Abaguquli, is looking to help ease them into employment by upskilling them before they approach the job market. Aasiyah Adams spoke to Tumelo Mothotoane. #DStv403
Flight Lieutenant Bhawana Kanth, one of the First women fighter pilots of the country, participates in the Republic Day parade as a part of Indian Air Force Tableau#RepublicDay2021 #RepublicDay #RDayWithAIR
Even the worst quality air, thick smoke and haze, due to the devastating fires in California, does not stop these amazingly hard working farmers from collecting peas.
Former Republican Sen. Jeff Flake says if he was still a member of Congress he would "vote to convict" former Pres. Trump. "It's clear that the president used every lever he had to overturn the election," Flake said.
NEW: Press sec. Psaki announces there will be an ASL interpreter at daily White House press briefings. "The president is committed to building an America that is more inclusive, more just and more accessible for every American."
“We fundamentally need the fossil fuel industry to disappear,” says climate change expert @MichaelEMann , but in a managed, responsible way. In the meantime, one key move the Biden administration can make is to do away with the “crazy” subsidies that fossil fuel companies receive.
Thomas Sowell: Common Sense in a Senseless World traces Sowell’s journey from humble beginnings to the Hoover Institution—becoming one of our era’s greatest economists, political philosophers, and prolific authors. Watch#SowellFilm now:
Rioters looted stores, set fires and clashed with police in several Dutch cities, resulting in more than 240 arrests, after tougher coronavirus restrictions, including a night curfew, prompted demonstrations nationwide
Bernie Sanders: ’We're going to use reconciliation—that is 50 votes in the Senate plus the vice president—to pass legislation desperately needed by working families in this country right now. [Republicans] did it. We're going to do it’
"They hated him so much, they checked their objectivity." Journalist@megynkellyon the US media's coverage of President Trump, adding that the destruction of trust in the media led to the storming of the Capitol earlier this month #Newsnight
Protests calling for jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny to be released are taking place in Russia today. Sky's @dimagnay says about 240 arrests have been made so far, with police appearing to be arresting protesters 'at random' Read more:
NEW: Press Sec. Psaki announces Biden admin. efforts to combat domestic violent extremism: • DNI to oversee a "comprehensive threat assessment" • "Build NSC capability" to counter extremism, disrupt extremist networks • Coordination among federal depts. on evolving threats
So I just watched @AmandaSCGorman give an interview on PBS where she talks about a white man telling her that her work is "too confident" & I just need a name hon. The aunties need a word with him.