Some on the right complain about wokeness,
Their world challenged causing provokeness.
As for the history of race,
They’d prefer to embrace
Denial and the perspective of white folkness.
rethink the week
Professor Dean Spiliotes , Civic Scholar SNHU
Professor Steven Greene, Political Science NC State
Lincoln Mitchell (NYC and San Francisco),Author, columnist and Pundit, lecturer at Columbia
Part 1: We have a discussion on many topics. The first is the surprise that many feel about Joe Biden: he has surprised the Democrats and Republicans alike by his bold actions. The infrastructure proposal should be called the “modernize America” proposal, and the Republicans should learn that infrastructure means more than roads and bridges.
Part 2: We discuss the Chauvin verdict, and what it means, particularly in light of the fact that there were six deaths caused by police on the same day. Guns appear to be the problem, since everyone is presumed to be armed. We also have a brief discussion about California's Gov. Newsom, and the candidacy of Caitlin Jenner for the post.
The Big Lie Arizona style
Half a Year After Trump’s Defeat, Arizona Republicans Are Recounting the Vote An audit of the vote in Arizona’s most populous county was meant to mollify angry Trump voters. But it is being criticized as a partisan exercise more than a fact-finding one.
Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs calls for investigation into election audit security lapses
gunsWhy gun control is a matter of national security
Montana governor signs bill nullifying federal gun banshttps://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/550103-montana-governor-signs-bill-nullifying-federal-gun-bans?rl=1
Chauvin Verdict what does it mean
The Memo: Biden tries to flip the script on taxeshttps://thehill.com/homenews/the-memo/550076-the-memo-biden-tries-to-flip-the-script-on-taxes
Not rich? Good news: You’re probably getting a tax cut.https://www.politico.com/news/2021/04/25/dems-tax-cuts-biden-484476
The COVID-19 Catastrophe in India Keeps Growing
Krishnamoorthi calls on Biden to release AstraZeneca vaccine stores to ailing countries
Coronavirus cases in Kolkata: Every second person getting tested in Kolkata is positive https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/every-second-person-getting-tested-in-kolkata-is-positive/articleshow/82236519.cms
The recall in California
NY Mayor's Race
vaccinations are needed now
When Will the United States Start Sharing Vaccines? As the pandemic keeps spreading in the rest of the world, it’s time to share the wealth.
The World Needs Many More Coronavirus Vaccines https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/24/opinion/covid-vaccines-poor-countries.html
Pharmaceutical Industry Dispatches Army of Lobbyists to Block Generic Covid-19 Vaccines
States have a new Covid problem: Too much vaccine Millions of Americans are still getting shots each day — but, in a jarring twist after months of scarcity, too many slots remain open as skeptics hold out.
Vaccinations With Johnson & Johnson Vaccine to Resume in the U.S.
If climate change is a ‘priority,’ Biden must shed the cold war approach to China
Police Officers Killed Six People in the 24 Hours After Chauvin Verdict
juvenile justice not
Low-Skill Workers Aren’t a Problem to Be Fixed https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/04/theres-no-such-thing-as-a-low-skill-worker/618674/