Limits to success What’s happening across the state, Wachter and others say, is as much about a failed response as it is the wily nature of this new virus and the challenge of containing it in a country defined by free will and individualism. South Korea managed to drive its coronavirus cases down to near-zero. Italy, one of the first countries to be crushed by the pandemic, mostly has stomped out the virus. … [Read more...] about How did we get here? California struggling to stay on top of pandemic
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That year, Epstein was serving 13 months of an 18-month stint, for sex with an underage girl, in the private wing of the Palm Beach County Jail. The sentence was a mere slap on the wrist after the financier was accused of molesting and raping dozens of young girls at his Florida mansion, thanks to a shady plea deal brokered by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Miami. For most of his cushy jail time, Epstein was on work release and continued to sexually exploit young women. … [Read more...] about A Year After Epstein’s Arrest, Will Victims Finally Get Justice?
All the struggles were in my head. They did not exist with family at all, which was quite unusual at that time. I was 23 when I finally told my mother that I was a lesbian. She looked across the table at me and said, “I’ve known since you were 6.” I said, “Why didn’t you tell me?” She said, “I didn’t think it was any of my business and you’d come to it on your own.” She’d been an activist all her life in civil rights, and worked at the National Urban League. … [Read more...] about They Marched in America’s First Prides in 1970. They’re Still Out, Loud, and Proud.
“We are deeply sorry about the pain these statements, and the attention they are drawing, are causing the family,” a Twitter spokesperson said according to O’Sullivan. “We’ve been working to expand existing product features and policies so we can more effectively address things like this going forward, and we hope to have those changes in place shortly.” … [Read more...] about Scarborough’s Dead Intern’s Husband Begs Twitter To Remove Trump’s Tweets About Late Wife