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.
In today’s news, states across the country are beginning to see more stores, restaurants, bars, businesses, and spaces reopen. As the United States enters the first phase of reopening after months of shutdown, new guidelines and public health procedures are being put in place. However, some states are experiencing upticks of coronavirus cases upon reopening. See the news featured on Sunday’s front pages, from
From the thud of the stick to its head, we surmise it must be a giant marching band drum strapped to the back of someone a few balconies up. Deep, heavy, slow, persistent is the opening of the 7pm beat, setting off hoots and hollers, pots or pans, hands clapping, really anything that makes noise in an otherwise serene neighborhood. Rather like hooves landing hard on cobblestone, and others following suit -- the crescendo of a herd thundering a few minutes into the hour dissipates to the softer sound of hooves in grass, more like a heartbeat when your ears are pressed close to another's ches...
Hello everyone! Here are some current updates related to the virus and the state of operations from all corners of the United States. Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, Published in Fairbanks, Alaska$992...
Today’s headlines focus on the latest developments in the ongoing coronavirus outbreaks around the United States. Several states are easing restrictions despite experiencing surges in new cases and hospitalizations, and Army scientists report progress in new vaccine trials. As always, these headlines are taken from the front pages curated by Newseum.org
Good morning! Here are a few of today’s local, national, and international headlines courtesy of Newseum: Montgomery Advertiser, Published in Montgomery, AL