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Acting Against ABA, Texas Senate Passes Bill So Lawyers Can Fight ‘Cancel Culture’ | New Jersey Law TV
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Acting Against ABA, Texas Senate Passes Bill So Lawyers Can Fight ‘Cancel Culture’ “It gives an affirmative defense for someone practicing their religious beliefs,” said bill author Sen. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock. “Texas lawyers can practice their faith and not have to worry about losing their license.” CEO of Speaker Media and Marketing, is the “Secret […]

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The New York Public Library Lets Patrons Check Out Ties, Briefcases & Handbags for Job Interviews |  Open Culture
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Once upon a time, pubic libraries’ circulating collections were limited to books and other printed materials. Then audio recordings and movies entered into the mix. Telescopes… The New York Public Library Grow Up program at the Riverside branch is modeled on similar initiatives in Philadelphia and Queens. The branch is situated across the street from […]

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Ethical Culture Fieldston School — Racism Suit Filed against Elite New York Private School | National Review
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The Ethical Culture Fieldston School in New York City is facing yet another scandal, this time involving allegations of discrimination against black students, according to a new report. Kim Emile, the parent of one former and one current student, has filed a lawsuit against the elite private school in the Bronx claiming that her children were met […]

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You Know I’m Right, Episode 112: New York Jets’ Insider Brian Costello (Audio/Video) • In The Zone | Sports Lifestyle & Culture
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Nicholas Durst Nicholas Durst is a sports media professional who has worked as an on-air personality and producer with the Brooklyn Cyclones, Bleacher Report, MSG Networks, WFAN Radio and MTV. He has experience in TV, radio, social/digital media, short-form and live video across sports and entertainment. He is also a NCAA Division II broadcaster for […]

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Opinion | Shame, Safety and Moving Beyond Cancel Culture – The New York Times
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Produced by ‘The Ezra Klein Show’ I’ve been thinking lately about how to move beyond the binary debate over cancel culture. And a good place to start is with the deeper question we’re all trying to ask: What is the kind of politics — the kind of society — we’re trying to achieve in our […]

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What to Know About New York State’s Weed Legalization Rollout in 2021 | Cannabis Culture – THE DAILY RAGER
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It’s high time weed became legal in the Empire State — and here’s everything you need to know about it. On Wednesday, New York lawmakers struck a deal to legalize recreational marijuana, with Gov. Andrew Cuomo calling the move  “essential” to the state’s economic well-being. The potential green-light comes after infighting between Democrats foiled attempts to pass a pot […]

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New York Officials Reach Agreement To Legalize Marijuana | Cannabis Culture – THE DAILY RAGER
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The reform measures will be included in the laws to be proposed as part of the state budget on April 1. New York State officials have reached a deal to legalize marijuana, legislative sources told The New York Post on Wednesday — just hours after Gov. Andrew Cuomo called it “essential” to the state’s social […]

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Is the office back? COVID created a work-from-home culture but companies are trying to make the office appealing again – New York Times Post
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Julie Whelan thought she understood how offices would change in a post-pandemic world.  As a lead researcher a CBRE, the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm, she had spent a lot of time identifying trends that would shape how a reimagined workplace would look: More safety features, more communication devices and an atmosphere that encouraged productivity. Still, when she stepped into her […]

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