It would also fund the hiring of 100,000 public health workers, nearly tripling the community health workforce. It would address health disparities by expanding community health centers and health services on tribal lands. And it would provide support to long-term care facilities experiencing outbreaks and to prisons for mitigation strategies. … [Read more...] about Here’s what’s in Biden’s $1.9 trillion economic rescue package
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Now that repudiation I predicted is at hand. Trump has lost the popular vote twice, and been impeached as many times. His approval ratings have sunk to around 30 percent, half the level of where Obama’s stood when he left office. His Republican partners are already whispering they were privately against him all along. His anathematization by social media, corporate America, and other mainstream institutions is a preview of the place he will occupy in the popular imagination. He will join the likes of Andrew Johnson, Joe McCarthy, and George Wallace as an enemy of the civic creed. A century from now, Obama’s name — not Trump’s — will adorn schools, roads, and plazas. … [Read more...] about Trump Wanted to Erase Obama’s Legacy. He Failed.
The celebration also includes a Battle of the Bands and features several HBCUs including: Delaware State University, Howard University, the Texas Southern University Debate Team, Florida A&M University Marching 100, Grambling State University World Famed Marching Band, Jackson State University Sonic Boom of the South, Louisiana Leadership Institute All-Star Marching Band, South Carolina State University Marching 101, Southern University Human Jukebox Marching Band, and the Tennessee State University Aristocrat of Bands. … [Read more...] about Inaugural event to celebrate resiliency of Black Americans
In 1894, Parker gave way to the younger pastor, “A.D.” Williams, the child of emancipated Africans in Georgia. He ministered at the church during the meanest era of the Jim Crow South. Yet he advocated for material progress as a foundational message in the teachings of the Black church. The programs that he espoused were the social gospels applied to the question of Black self-determination. … [Read more...] about A tribute to Ebenezer Baptist Church: From Martin Luther King to Raphael Warnock
“You can take all the points off the board, the rebounds, the steals — this game was won off our will,” Colorado guard Jaylyn Sherrod said. “We just didn’t want to lose. We knew what it felt like to lose in a close game to Stanford. We were just not losing today. That was our mentality. That’s what won us the game — our mentality, our will and a girl named Mya Hollingshed.” … [Read more...] about Top-ranked Stanford women fall in OT at Colorado, 1st loss of the season