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Steve June 27, 2022

Originally published at Ongoing History of Protest Music. The second anniversary of the murder of George Floyd was May 25, and sadly nothing has really changed. Racially motivated killings and cops murdering black people still occur frequently.To comment on this issue, twin sisters Naomi and Lisa Diaz of the Cuban-Venezuelan duo Ibeyi reworked Black Flag’s […]

Steve June 27, 2022

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — The historic vote by employees of a Maryland Apple store to unionize — a first for the technology giant — is a significant step in a lengthy process that labor experts say is heavily stacked against workers in favor of their employers. Apple store employees in a Baltimore suburb voted to […]

Steve June 27, 2022

Bitcoin, the most popular cryptocurrency, fell below the psychologically important threshold, dropping as much as 9% to less than $19,000, according to CoinDesk., LONDON (AP) — The price of bitcoin fell below $20,000 for the first time since late 2020 on Saturday, in a fresh sign that the selloff in cryptocurrencies is deepening. Bitcoin, the […]

Steve June 27, 2022

President Biden addressed the economy and labor rights in an address Tuesday to the AFL-CIO convention as delegates elected Liz Shuler to become the AFL-CIO’s first female president and Fred Redmond to be its first African American secretary-treasurer. Longtime labor journalist Steven Greenhouse was there, and says the exclusion of organizers from Amazon and Starbucks […]

Steve June 27, 2022

A mother has written a book about a heart surgery scar to help her son who has a heart condition.When Leo was seven-days-old he had the first of many surgeries on his heart. Now he is four-years-old and has been left with a scar from his neck to his navel. His mother Aimee, from Bristol, […]

Steve June 27, 2022

Court and legislative battles will soon begin or amplify. Here are just a few of the immediate and long-term implications of Roe falling., Court and legislative battles will soon begin or amplify. Here are just a few of the immediate and long-term implications of Roe falling.,2022-06-27 14:34:00,Read More from Politico Read More

Steve June 27, 2022

How to Trade Cryptocurrencies Like Bitcoin and Ethereum Many people have heard about cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, but not everyone knows how to trade and invest in digital currencies. To trade or invest in cryptocurrency you’ll need a cryptocurrency wallet and an exchange to trade on. Luckily, some platforms like Coinbase provide both services in one […]

Steve June 27, 2022

The Dunning–Kruger effect is when people over-estimate their competence in something due to a lack of experience in that thing.[13][14][15][16][17] The Dunning–Kruger effect was first described by social psychologists David Dunning and Justin Kruger. The roots of the theory come from a 1999 study “Unskilled and Unaware of It: How Difficulties in Recognizing One’s Own […]

Steve June 27, 2022

After three decades of frustration, vulnerable countries are determined the “Glasgow dialogue” on loss and damage must deliver more than just talk Vulnerable island states say they cannot wait another three years for a funding mechanism to help victims of climate disasters.  Developing countries demanded the creation of a fund to respond to the losses […]

Steve June 27, 2022

Client Earth is arguing the European Commission’s infrastructure priorities are not compatible with climate goals Climate lawyers are challenging the EU’s support for gas pipelines, arguing it is incompatible with the bloc’s climate targets. The European Commission has put €13bn ($14bn) worth of gas infrastructure on a list of priority projects, which helps the developers […]

Steve June 27, 2022

Comment: While the country suffers from extreme heat, Delhi’s budget for adaptation grants has shrunk and international support is falling short This March was India’s hottest since records began 122 years ago. The temperature hit 49C in several states of India by the end of May. The increasing frequency of heatwaves and their early arrival […]