Today’s daily news focuses on stories of activism and action adjacent to the ongoing wider movement for racial justice and equality. While not directly related to the protests, all are relevant and valuable fights against unjust systems catered towards the privileged. All of the news stories presented are drawn from the front pages at Newseum.org
Today’s morning news is about continuing and evolving stories we’ve covered on this blog in the past. We'll try to continue covering the news as it develops. As always, all headlines come from the newspaper front pages curated by Newseum.org.
Happy Father’s Day! Today, many are celebrating and featuring stories about fathers around the world. Plus, with summer officially upon us, some countries and cities are grappling with the loss of tourism. People are coming to grips with what summer vacationing looks like in a pandemic. These headlines were curated from Newseum
Hello everyone and happy weekend! Here is a collection of recent news from across the US. A number of communities are celebrating Juneteenth in a literary way by collecting literature from black authors. There is also hopeful news on the legal side as DACA is continued and bills for police accountability are in the works in many states. As always, these headlines come from Newseum.org
Happy Friday to all, and Happy Juneteenth to my fellow descendants of enslaved Africans! Today’s headlines look at the local impacts of two stories with international implications; the Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling in defense of DACA, and new policies around mask use throughout the United States. These headlines are taken from the front pages curated by Newseum.org
Good afternoon and I hope you’re having a pleasant Thursday. Courtesy of Newseum, here are a few of today’s headlines covering the aftermath of both the George Floyd and Rayshard Brooks killings as well as the Paycheck Protection Program’s performance since it was launched two months ago:
Today’s headlines focus on the twin public health crises that have upended 2020 in the United States; systemic racism and the coronavirus. While a New England city declares racism a “health emergency,” counties across the South and Southwest face intensifying Covid-19 outbreaks. These headlines are taken from the front pages curated by Newseum.org
The New Colossus-- Emma LazarusNot like the brazen giant of Greek fame,With conquering limbs astride from land to land;Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall standA mighty woman with a torch, whose flameIs the imprisoned lightning, and her nameMother of Exiles. From her beacon-handGlows world-wide welcome; her mild eyes commandThe air-bridged harbor ...
Yesterday morning saw a landmark ruling in civil rights around the country. By a 6-3 margin, the Supreme Court of the United States established that it is illegal to fire LGBTQIA+ people for their gender or sexuality. This is a moment of vindication for Aimee Stephens, Gerald Bostock, Don Zarda, and every LGBT person who has ever faced threats to their livelihood, discrimination, or official censure for being themselves. All of the below news articles are drawn from the front pages at
Today’s daily news brief focuses on the continuing protests around the country over police brutality and racial injustice. Despite overwhelming public pressure and scrutiny, police continue to flout the laws that they themselves proclaim to uphold. As always, all articles are drawn from the front pages available at Newseum.org.