This article is one of a series focused on identifying and understanding Exemplars in the response to the Coronavirus pandemic. It is hosted by the Exemplars in Global Health (EGH) platform. Exemplars in Global Health is a coalition of experts, funders, and collaborators around the globe, supported by Gates Ventures and the Bill & Melinda […]
Black American church leaders have accused Donald Trump of inciting “white terrorism” against people of colour and depicting churchgoers as “thugs” in a presidential election campaign ad. They are calling for the advertisement’s removal from display and federal protection from any bias or threats it could provoke. Will Jerry Falwell Jr’s fall from grace end […]
Xiaolongbao from Old Bailey restaurant at Tai Kwun, Hong Kong. Photo: Nora Tam Xiaolongbao from Old Bailey restaurant at Tai Kwun, Hong Kong. Photo: Nora Tam This content was originally published here.
Toronto Pearson Airport has seen the highest number of international arrivals who are infected with the coronavirus, according to Health Canada. Since August 31, 21 different international flights landed at the airport with passengers who subsequently were shown to carry the virus. With regards to the flight’s origins, four were found to be arriving from […]
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Newt Gingrich, former House Speaker and now a Fox News contributor, has accused “Soros-elected, left-wing” officials of inciting violent protests in the United States. He added that Democratic district attorneys are the “main cause” of the continuing riots and vandalism. As the puzzled hosts tried to interrupt him, Gingrich cried, “He paid for it!” On Wednesday, President Donald […]
The fielders have to be on their toes here. A cover drive, cut, or a just a heave by a right-hander has to be stopped knowing exactly where the boundary ends. You have to be nothing short of a Jonty Rhodes to dive, slide or leap as a bit here or there could make you […]