William Barr Says Police Being Racist Toward Black People Isn’t Racism

Attorney General William Barr stunned viewers Wednesday when he said that it’s not necessarily racism when police repeatedly treat Black people differently than white people. Barr made the remarks in an interview with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer, who pressed him to back up his stated belief that Black people aren’t disproportionately targeted by law enforcement. “I think there are some situations where statistics would suggest that they are treated differently, but I don’t think that that’s necessarily racism,” Barr said. The …

‘Change Doesn’t Happen With Just Talk’: NBA Playoffs Return. But Athletes Fight On

An empty court and bench are shown with no signage following the scheduled start time of Wednesday’s NBA playoff series. NBA players made their strongest statement yet against racial injustice Wednesday when the Milwaukee Bucks didn’t take the floor for their game against the Orlando Magic. Kevin C. Cox/AP hide caption toggle caption Kevin C. Cox/AP An empty court and bench are shown with no signage following the scheduled start time of Wednesday’s NBA playoff series. NBA players made their …

New video shows Jennifer Dulos’ husband on the day of her disappearance

New video has been released in the disappearance of Jennifer Dulos, who Connecticut police say was killed by her estranged husband. Two of the videos made public Monday show Fotis Dulos removing plastic bags from the rear of his Ford Raptor and placing them in a trash bin on a street in Hartford. Cops say the video was shot on the day 50-year-old Jennifer Dulos was reported missing. She vanished in August 2019, and Fotis Dulos killed himself 17 months later at …

A Landmark Math Proof Clears a Hurdle in the Top Erdős Conjecture

A pair of mathematicians has solved the first chunk of one of the most famous conjectures about the additive properties of whole numbers. Proposed more than 60 years ago by the legendary Hungarian mathematician Paul Erdős, the conjecture asks when an infinite list of whole numbers will be sure to contain patterns of at least three evenly spaced numbers, such as 26, 29 and 32. Original story reprinted with permission from Quanta Magazine, an editorially independent publication of the Simons …

Iran: UAE-Israel deal a ‘stab in the back’ to Muslims

Iran condemned a deal establishing full diplomatic relations between the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel, calling it a stab in the back to all Muslims. Tehran, in the foreign ministry statement on Friday, called the normalising of ties between the two countries a dangerous, “shameful” measure and warned the UAE against Israel interfering in the “political equations” of the Gulf region. “The UAE government and other accompanying governments must accept responsibility for all the consequences of this action,” the …

Youth Ministry Accused Of Deceiving Queer Teens With ‘Bait And Switch’

Elizabeth Garcia wasn’t particularly religious when she first encountered Young Life, a Colorado-based evangelical youth ministry that seeks to win young souls for Christ. Back then, she was just another nervous high school freshman trying to fit in. Young Life took her in, connected her to a Christian community that cared about her, and taught her that Jesus welcomes all kids to his table.   Over a decade later, Garcia learned firsthand that this welcome had a caveat. After serving …

Chicago Police Arrest More Than 100 People After Looting Batters Downtown

CHICAGO — All summer, demonstrators have marched through Chicago to protest police misconduct. In many neighborhoods, gun violence has been unrelenting, soaring to levels not seen in decades. The coronavirus pandemic is resurging, now sickening hundreds of people each day. Then on Monday, hundreds of people, spurred by a police shooting and by calls on social media to take action in the gleaming heart of the city, converged overnight on the Magnificent Mile, Chicago’s most famous shopping district. They broke …

Belarus election: Opposition disputes Lukashenko landslide win

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPeople have been detained in cities across Belarus, according to media reports The main challenger to Belarus’s Alexander Lukashenko has refused to accept the autocratic president won 80% of the vote in Sunday’s election. Svetlana Tikhanovskaya’s campaign said results published on Monday morning “completely contradict common sense”. This follows thousands of arrests after protesters and riot police clashed in the capital Minsk and other cities. A lack of scrutiny – no observers …

Co-op Marketing: A Win/Win Proposal

An easy method for a small business to broaden its marketing budget plan is through cooperative advertising. Cooperative marketing, or as in some cases shortened Co-op, is when a producer of products, for usage by provider or for resale, compensates the marketing organisation in part or completely for promoting expenditures that includes its products. These programs are commonly offered since rather simply they save the producers of products money. Bottom line is that local marketing rates readily available to the …

Cool Marketing Balloons For Your Marketing

I really am a throw back. In this day and age of Washington Concensus minded, self-persevering valued folks, I’m simply an old made egalitarian. This does not suggest that I think we ought to all sew up some Mao-style unisex suits and consume from cans labeled in black in white. It simply implies that I do not believe that the playing field is level and it requires to be and after that determines requirement to be enacted to keep level …

Seven Tricks of Writing a Book That Sells

It’s something to write a book, it’s an entirely various thing to compose one that’s a commercial, feasible, valuable item. Guaranteeing the success of a book is something even the greatest publishers have actually never had the ability to ensure. Mitigating circumstances, flash trends, and world events will all affect buyer choices. That stated, there are still ways to leverage the sales-factor in your favor and here’s how you do it. 1. Know your readers. We’re not simply talking about …

Building and construction Directory site – More Than a Listing of Products and Sellers

The leading building and construction directory sites are not simply practical resources for the last consumer who might be looking for where he can find various building and construction requirements near his place. Instead, they would be a significant resource for market players with coverage of news, best practices, forthcoming occasions, regulatory requirements and so on. The directory section would normally note designers, engineers, manufacturers of construction materials, real estate associated service providers, building and construction software application for different …

Ebook Concepts- Some Suggestions For Finding Ideas For Your Ebook

Ideas for establishing topics for your ebook. Successful eBook writing is productive eBook writing. Efficiency requires concepts, and ideas are all around you, you simply have to know where to look. Once you open you eyes to the possibilities, your will have more concepts than you ever thought possible. 1. Personal Experiences can create amazing possibilities for eBooks. Never ever mark down the value of the day to day ordinary activities and locations that your day-to-day tasks take you. Even …

Best Web Marketing Techniques– Success Is Yours

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Ripping Apart An Existing Post

Periodically, I get a demand from a customer to take their existing posts and rewrite every one with a fresh “voice” or design. I normally look at these types of projects with a little bit of suspicion, as I question if the posts are owned by the client or swiped from somebody else. I only proceed if I am confident that the articles are, undoubtedly, the copyright of the individual having them. As soon as I get the articles in …

Plagiarism Peddlers?

I am amazed at what some people will do to increase their website content. Specifically, I have actually discovered a pattern on a minimum of one particular freelance site whereby someone will state they have a group of articles that they wish to have reworded. Okay, I have not seen the articles but I have questioned if they are another person’s short articles or if they are the company’s product needing an upgrade? I belong to this particular freelance site …