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Public advocate says curfews won't work; allow people to protest, present a plan to deescalate problems

Public advocate says curfews won't work; allow people to protest, present a plan to deescalate problems

For the first time in more than half a century, New Yorkers were under a curfew Monday night, and the same is expected to occur Tuesday night. Public Advocate [...] Read full article: Public advocate says curfews won't work;...→

Public advocate says curfews won't work; allow people to protest, present a plan to deescalate problems

Public advocate says curfews won't work; allow people to protest, present a plan to deescalate problems

For the first time in more than half a century, New Yorkers were under a curfew Monday night, and the same is expected to occur Tuesday night. Public Advocate [...] Read full article: Public advocate says curfews won't work;...→

Public advocate, activists want more training for poll workers after primary issues

Public advocate, activists want more training for poll workers after primary issues

As New Yorkers set out to perform their civic duties during Tuesday’s primary elections, many encountered issues at the polls.  Read full article: Public advocate, activists want more tra...→

‘I Need People to Hear My Voice’: Teens Protest Racism

‘I Need People to Hear My Voice’: Teens Protest Racism

High school students have organized protests in California, Maryland and Michigan. In one Texas suburb, three teenagers led hundreds of people in a march, and [...] Read full article: ‘I Need People to Hear My Voice’: Teens ...→

These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

By Allen Kim, Scottie Andrew and James Froio | CNN A growing number of US states have mandated the use of masks and face coverings while in public. With many s [...] Read full article: These are the states requiring people to...→

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

On Tuesday, protesters called on Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins to reopen cases including that of Terrence Coleman, a Black man who was fatal [...] Read full article: Protest in Boston calls for reopening ca...→

With Layoffs Mounting, Educators Protest Sweeping Public Education Cuts

With Layoffs Mounting, Educators Protest Sweeping Public Education Cuts

As layoff notices go out across the state, educators rallied to save their jobs with a caravan through the streets of Brookline Monday. Read full article: With Layoffs Mounting, Educators Protest...→

Video Shows What Led to the Arrests of Seven People at Protest Near Bayfront Park

Video Shows What Led to the Arrests of Seven People at Protest Near Bayfront Park

Video posted online shows the moments Wednesday when seven people were arrested after police responded to a report of vandalism in Bayfront Park in Downtown Mi [...] Read full article: Video Shows What Led to the Arrests of S...→

Op-ed | Looking for work? Group homes can use great, caring people - amNewYork

BY MATTHEW ZEBATTO According to the most recent NYS Labor Department statistics, New York City alone has lost some 885,000 private sector jobs due to the Read full article: Op-ed | Looking for work? Group homes ca...→

Protest in Naperville draws 150-200 people as march stops at police station and continues throughout the city

Protest in Naperville draws 150-200 people as march stops at police station and continues throughout the city

A group of 150-200 protesters marched west on Aurora Avenue toward the Naperville police station from the city’s downtown area Monday afternoon. Read full article: Protest in Naperville draws 150-200 peop...→

As people resume work, these seven kinds of jobs are making the biggest return

As people resume work, these seven kinds of jobs are making the biggest return

(CNN) — As the US reopens in phases, more and more jobs are being added back to the economy. Unemployment officially fell to 13.3% in... Read full article: As people resume work, these seven kinds...→

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

Despite testing positive for coronavirus, people everywhere are still showing up to work and not telling their bosses so that they can still get paid. That’s o [...] Read full article: People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Sti...→

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Over the weekend, following back to back days of record-setting confirmed coronavirus cases, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees signed a public health advis [...] Read full article: Florida Surgeon General Recommends Peopl...→

Live Protest Updates: NYC Juneteenth Celebrations Kick Off At Brooklyn Public Library

Live Protest Updates: NYC Juneteenth Celebrations Kick Off At Brooklyn Public Library

The city's Juneteenth celebrations kicked off this morning outside of the Brooklyn Public Library with speakers and musical performances. Read full article: Live Protest Updates: NYC Juneteenth Cel...→

Idaho paying people to return to work after lockdowns

Idaho paying people to return to work after lockdowns

Idaho is preparing to offer cash bonuses to eligible residents who return to work after being forced to stay at home because of the coronavirus restrictions. Read full article: Idaho paying people to return to work af...→

Outbreak: Idaho will pay people $1500 to return to work

Outbreak: Idaho will pay people $1500 to return to work

The state is directing $100 million from the $1.25 billion it received in federal coronavirus relief funds to the effort, though some money originally aimed at [...] Read full article: Outbreak: Idaho will pay people $1500 to...→

Salma Hayek, Oscar-winning Mexican directors start fund for movie industry people out of work due to COVID-19

Salma Hayek, Oscar-winning Mexican directors start fund for movie industry people out of work due to COVID-19

Salma Hayek and Oscar-winning directors Guillermo del Toro and Alejandro González Iñárritu announced they're setting up a fund to support movie industry people [...] Read full article: Salma Hayek, Oscar-winning Mexican direc...→

Detroit Public Schools Leads Peace Protest

The Detroit Public Schools Community District led a peace protest Thursday to march for educational equality. Read full article: Detroit Public Schools Leads Peace Prote...→

Young People Turned Out To Protest Systemic Racism After George Floyd's Death. Now, Will They Vote?

Young People Turned Out To Protest Systemic Racism After George Floyd's Death. Now, Will They Vote?

“It will just be incredibly important to us to make sure we’re protesting now and voting later,” said Carolyn DeWitt, executive director of Rock the Vote. Read full article: Young People Turned Out To Protest Syste...→

St. Louis County Urges Virus Test For People With Frequent Public Contact Outside Home

St. Louis County Urges Virus Test For People With Frequent Public Contact Outside Home

St. Louis County is providing free COVID-19 testing for residents starting on Monday, June 15. St. Louis County has tested over 54,000 residents, and with... Read full article: St. Louis County Urges Virus Test For Pe...→

Bay Area Public Defenders Protest As Part Of Nationwide Day Of Solidarity With Black Lives Matter

Bay Area Public Defenders Protest As Part Of Nationwide Day Of Solidarity With Black Lives Matter

Public defenders around the Bay Area held protests on Monday, as part of a nationwide day of solidarity involving at least 70 other public defender offices in [...] Read full article: Bay Area Public Defenders Protest As Par...→

People of color are protesting. A Harvard public health expert is concerned about their health and COVID-19.

People of color are protesting. A Harvard public health expert is concerned about their health and COVID-19.

"Racism kills explicitly through police violence. It also kills indirectly in terms of what we’re seeing through COVID," said Natalia Linos. Read full article: People of color are protesting. A Harvar...→

Romney marches in Floyd protest ‘to make sure people understand that black lives matter’

Romney marches in Floyd protest ‘to make sure people understand that black lives matter’

(CNN) — Republican Sen. Mitt Romney on Sunday marched in a Washington, DC, protest after the death of George Floyd in a break from other GOP lawmakers... Read full article: Romney marches in Floyd protest ‘to make...→

'We're Very Directly Helping Keep People Safe': SoCal Company Pivots Amid COVID-19 Pandemic To Protect Public

'We're Very Directly Helping Keep People Safe': SoCal Company Pivots Amid COVID-19 Pandemic To Protect Public

Though a lot of businesses have been hit hard by the pandemic, Fullerton-based Professional Plastics has been working around-the-clock to fill plexiglass order [...] Read full article: 'We're Very Directly Helping Keep People...→

'We have always made it difficult for people to vote': Public Advocate seeks election reforms after primary day miscues - amNewYork

'We have always made it difficult for people to vote': Public Advocate seeks election reforms after primary day miscues - amNewYork

Election reform would make the November general election more inclusive and fair, advocates said at a press conference led by Public Advocate Jumaane Read full article: 'We have always made it difficult for pe...→

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens of activists marched through San Francisco's Tenderloin Tuesday, denouncing a plan by the city to move hundreds of homeless people from the area in acco [...] Read full article: Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Prote...→

Ahead Of Primary Day, Public Advocate Expresses Concern Over Voting Irregularities

Ahead Of Primary Day, Public Advocate Expresses Concern Over Voting Irregularities

"I want to ensure technical and administrative deficiencies do not prohibit eligible voters from safely casting their ballot." Read full article: Ahead Of Primary Day, Public Advocate Ex...→

How SEPTA Plans To Keep Riders Safe As More People Head Back To Work

How SEPTA Plans To Keep Riders Safe As More People Head Back To Work

It's important to note that if you're anywhere within the SEPTA system -- that includes buses, subways and the Regional Rail -- you are required to wear a mask [...] Read full article: How SEPTA Plans To Keep Riders Safe As M...→

City Officials Offering Free COVID-19 Testing To People Who Took Part In Protest Rallies, Marches

City Officials Offering Free COVID-19 Testing To People Who Took Part In Protest Rallies, Marches

“Getting tested is the best way to know if you have COVID-19, and the City strongly encourages anyone getting tested to schedule an appointment online if possi [...] Read full article: City Officials Offering Free COVID-19 Te...→

Activists protest during virtual graduation to call for police to be removed from public schools

Activists protest during virtual graduation to call for police to be removed from public schools

Group gathers outside a South Side high school for a protest to send a message to Mayor Lori Lightfoot: Defund police, withdraw officers from public schools an [...] Read full article: Activists protest during virtual graduat...→

People are going to protest George Floyd's death. Here's how to do so more safely.

People are going to protest George Floyd's death. Here's how to do so more safely.

Health authorities' advice to demonstrators has shifted from "stay home to stop the spread" to tips on how to protest more safely during a pandemic. Read full article: People are going to protest George Floyd...→

Letter: Protest to remind people of injustices felt by many

Letter: Protest to remind people of injustices felt by many

The endemic racism in our society today is not a political issue, but an urgent humanitarian one. Read full article: Letter: Protest to remind people of inju...→

Public Health Experts Worry Protest Chants, Police Tear Gas Spread Coronavirus in South Florida

Public Health Experts Worry Protest Chants, Police Tear Gas Spread Coronavirus in South Florida

Thousands of people continue to protest nationwide demanding major police reforms after the killing of George Floyd in Minnesota. Public health experts in Sout [...] Read full article: Public Health Experts Worry Protest Chan...→

Public defenders across region protest police brutality, racial injustice

Public defenders across region protest police brutality, racial injustice

Attorneys, investigators, clients and community members staged Monday, June 8, rallies outside Southern California courthouses Read full article: Public defenders across region protest p...→

Public advocate, activists want more training for poll workers after primary issues

Public advocate, activists want more training for poll workers after primary issues

As New Yorkers set out to perform their civic duties during Tuesday’s primary elections, many encountered issues at the polls.  Read full article: Public advocate, activists want more tra...→

'We have always made it difficult for people to vote': Public Advocate seeks election reforms after primary day miscues - amNewYork

'We have always made it difficult for people to vote': Public Advocate seeks election reforms after primary day miscues - amNewYork

Election reform would make the November general election more inclusive and fair, advocates said at a press conference led by Public Advocate Jumaane Read full article: 'We have always made it difficult for pe...→

‘I Need People to Hear My Voice’: Teens Protest Racism

‘I Need People to Hear My Voice’: Teens Protest Racism

High school students have organized protests in California, Maryland and Michigan. In one Texas suburb, three teenagers led hundreds of people in a march, and [...] Read full article: ‘I Need People to Hear My Voice’: Teens ...→

Ahead Of Primary Day, Public Advocate Expresses Concern Over Voting Irregularities

Ahead Of Primary Day, Public Advocate Expresses Concern Over Voting Irregularities

"I want to ensure technical and administrative deficiencies do not prohibit eligible voters from safely casting their ballot." Read full article: Ahead Of Primary Day, Public Advocate Ex...→

Live Protest Updates: NYC Juneteenth Celebrations Kick Off At Brooklyn Public Library

Live Protest Updates: NYC Juneteenth Celebrations Kick Off At Brooklyn Public Library

The city's Juneteenth celebrations kicked off this morning outside of the Brooklyn Public Library with speakers and musical performances. Read full article: Live Protest Updates: NYC Juneteenth Cel...→

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

On Tuesday, protesters called on Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins to reopen cases including that of Terrence Coleman, a Black man who was fatal [...] Read full article: Protest in Boston calls for reopening ca...→

City Officials Offering Free COVID-19 Testing To People Who Took Part In Protest Rallies, Marches

City Officials Offering Free COVID-19 Testing To People Who Took Part In Protest Rallies, Marches

“Getting tested is the best way to know if you have COVID-19, and the City strongly encourages anyone getting tested to schedule an appointment online if possi [...] Read full article: City Officials Offering Free COVID-19 Te...→

Outbreak: Idaho will pay people $1500 to return to work

Outbreak: Idaho will pay people $1500 to return to work

The state is directing $100 million from the $1.25 billion it received in federal coronavirus relief funds to the effort, though some money originally aimed at [...] Read full article: Outbreak: Idaho will pay people $1500 to...→

Video Shows What Led to the Arrests of Seven People at Protest Near Bayfront Park

Video Shows What Led to the Arrests of Seven People at Protest Near Bayfront Park

Video posted online shows the moments Wednesday when seven people were arrested after police responded to a report of vandalism in Bayfront Park in Downtown Mi [...] Read full article: Video Shows What Led to the Arrests of S...→

People are going to protest George Floyd's death. Here's how to do so more safely.

People are going to protest George Floyd's death. Here's how to do so more safely.

Health authorities' advice to demonstrators has shifted from "stay home to stop the spread" to tips on how to protest more safely during a pandemic. Read full article: People are going to protest George Floyd...→

Detroit Public Schools Leads Peace Protest

The Detroit Public Schools Community District led a peace protest Thursday to march for educational equality. Read full article: Detroit Public Schools Leads Peace Prote...→

Letter: Protest to remind people of injustices felt by many

Letter: Protest to remind people of injustices felt by many

The endemic racism in our society today is not a political issue, but an urgent humanitarian one. Read full article: Letter: Protest to remind people of inju...→

St. Louis County Urges Virus Test For People With Frequent Public Contact Outside Home

St. Louis County Urges Virus Test For People With Frequent Public Contact Outside Home

St. Louis County is providing free COVID-19 testing for residents starting on Monday, June 15. St. Louis County has tested over 54,000 residents, and with... Read full article: St. Louis County Urges Virus Test For Pe...→

Op-ed | Looking for work? Group homes can use great, caring people - amNewYork

BY MATTHEW ZEBATTO According to the most recent NYS Labor Department statistics, New York City alone has lost some 885,000 private sector jobs due to the Read full article: Op-ed | Looking for work? Group homes ca...→

Public Health Experts Worry Protest Chants, Police Tear Gas Spread Coronavirus in South Florida

Public Health Experts Worry Protest Chants, Police Tear Gas Spread Coronavirus in South Florida

Thousands of people continue to protest nationwide demanding major police reforms after the killing of George Floyd in Minnesota. Public health experts in Sout [...] Read full article: Public Health Experts Worry Protest Chan...→

Romney marches in Floyd protest ‘to make sure people understand that black lives matter’

Romney marches in Floyd protest ‘to make sure people understand that black lives matter’

(CNN) — Republican Sen. Mitt Romney on Sunday marched in a Washington, DC, protest after the death of George Floyd in a break from other GOP lawmakers... Read full article: Romney marches in Floyd protest ‘to make...→

As people resume work, these seven kinds of jobs are making the biggest return

As people resume work, these seven kinds of jobs are making the biggest return

(CNN) — As the US reopens in phases, more and more jobs are being added back to the economy. Unemployment officially fell to 13.3% in... Read full article: As people resume work, these seven kinds...→

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

Despite testing positive for coronavirus, people everywhere are still showing up to work and not telling their bosses so that they can still get paid. That’s o [...] Read full article: People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Sti...→

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens of activists marched through San Francisco's Tenderloin Tuesday, denouncing a plan by the city to move hundreds of homeless people from the area in acco [...] Read full article: Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Prote...→

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Over the weekend, following back to back days of record-setting confirmed coronavirus cases, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees signed a public health advis [...] Read full article: Florida Surgeon General Recommends Peopl...→

These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

By Allen Kim, Scottie Andrew and James Froio | CNN A growing number of US states have mandated the use of masks and face coverings while in public. With many s [...] Read full article: These are the states requiring people to...→

How SEPTA Plans To Keep Riders Safe As More People Head Back To Work

How SEPTA Plans To Keep Riders Safe As More People Head Back To Work

It's important to note that if you're anywhere within the SEPTA system -- that includes buses, subways and the Regional Rail -- you are required to wear a mask [...] Read full article: How SEPTA Plans To Keep Riders Safe As M...→

Idaho paying people to return to work after lockdowns

Idaho paying people to return to work after lockdowns

Idaho is preparing to offer cash bonuses to eligible residents who return to work after being forced to stay at home because of the coronavirus restrictions. Read full article: Idaho paying people to return to work af...→

With Layoffs Mounting, Educators Protest Sweeping Public Education Cuts

With Layoffs Mounting, Educators Protest Sweeping Public Education Cuts

As layoff notices go out across the state, educators rallied to save their jobs with a caravan through the streets of Brookline Monday. Read full article: With Layoffs Mounting, Educators Protest...→

Activists protest during virtual graduation to call for police to be removed from public schools

Activists protest during virtual graduation to call for police to be removed from public schools

Group gathers outside a South Side high school for a protest to send a message to Mayor Lori Lightfoot: Defund police, withdraw officers from public schools an [...] Read full article: Activists protest during virtual graduat...→

Salma Hayek, Oscar-winning Mexican directors start fund for movie industry people out of work due to COVID-19

Salma Hayek, Oscar-winning Mexican directors start fund for movie industry people out of work due to COVID-19

Salma Hayek and Oscar-winning directors Guillermo del Toro and Alejandro González Iñárritu announced they're setting up a fund to support movie industry people [...] Read full article: Salma Hayek, Oscar-winning Mexican direc...→

Young People Turned Out To Protest Systemic Racism After George Floyd's Death. Now, Will They Vote?

Young People Turned Out To Protest Systemic Racism After George Floyd's Death. Now, Will They Vote?

“It will just be incredibly important to us to make sure we’re protesting now and voting later,” said Carolyn DeWitt, executive director of Rock the Vote. Read full article: Young People Turned Out To Protest Syste...→

Bay Area Public Defenders Protest As Part Of Nationwide Day Of Solidarity With Black Lives Matter

Bay Area Public Defenders Protest As Part Of Nationwide Day Of Solidarity With Black Lives Matter

Public defenders around the Bay Area held protests on Monday, as part of a nationwide day of solidarity involving at least 70 other public defender offices in [...] Read full article: Bay Area Public Defenders Protest As Par...→

Protest in Naperville draws 150-200 people as march stops at police station and continues throughout the city

Protest in Naperville draws 150-200 people as march stops at police station and continues throughout the city

A group of 150-200 protesters marched west on Aurora Avenue toward the Naperville police station from the city’s downtown area Monday afternoon. Read full article: Protest in Naperville draws 150-200 peop...→

Public defenders across region protest police brutality, racial injustice

Public defenders across region protest police brutality, racial injustice

Attorneys, investigators, clients and community members staged Monday, June 8, rallies outside Southern California courthouses Read full article: Public defenders across region protest p...→

People of color are protesting. A Harvard public health expert is concerned about their health and COVID-19.

People of color are protesting. A Harvard public health expert is concerned about their health and COVID-19.

"Racism kills explicitly through police violence. It also kills indirectly in terms of what we’re seeing through COVID," said Natalia Linos. Read full article: People of color are protesting. A Harvar...→

'We're Very Directly Helping Keep People Safe': SoCal Company Pivots Amid COVID-19 Pandemic To Protect Public

'We're Very Directly Helping Keep People Safe': SoCal Company Pivots Amid COVID-19 Pandemic To Protect Public

Though a lot of businesses have been hit hard by the pandemic, Fullerton-based Professional Plastics has been working around-the-clock to fill plexiglass order [...] Read full article: 'We're Very Directly Helping Keep People...→

Public advocate, activists want more training for poll workers after primary issues

Public advocate, activists want more training for poll workers after primary issues

As New Yorkers set out to perform their civic duties during Tuesday’s primary elections, many encountered issues at the polls.  Read full article: Public advocate, activists want more tra...→

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

Despite testing positive for coronavirus, people everywhere are still showing up to work and not telling their bosses so that they can still get paid. That’s o [...] Read full article: People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Sti...→

'We have always made it difficult for people to vote': Public Advocate seeks election reforms after primary day miscues - amNewYork

'We have always made it difficult for people to vote': Public Advocate seeks election reforms after primary day miscues - amNewYork

Election reform would make the November general election more inclusive and fair, advocates said at a press conference led by Public Advocate Jumaane Read full article: 'We have always made it difficult for pe...→

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens of activists marched through San Francisco's Tenderloin Tuesday, denouncing a plan by the city to move hundreds of homeless people from the area in acco [...] Read full article: Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Prote...→

‘I Need People to Hear My Voice’: Teens Protest Racism

‘I Need People to Hear My Voice’: Teens Protest Racism

High school students have organized protests in California, Maryland and Michigan. In one Texas suburb, three teenagers led hundreds of people in a march, and [...] Read full article: ‘I Need People to Hear My Voice’: Teens ...→

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Over the weekend, following back to back days of record-setting confirmed coronavirus cases, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees signed a public health advis [...] Read full article: Florida Surgeon General Recommends Peopl...→

Ahead Of Primary Day, Public Advocate Expresses Concern Over Voting Irregularities

Ahead Of Primary Day, Public Advocate Expresses Concern Over Voting Irregularities

"I want to ensure technical and administrative deficiencies do not prohibit eligible voters from safely casting their ballot." Read full article: Ahead Of Primary Day, Public Advocate Ex...→

These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

By Allen Kim, Scottie Andrew and James Froio | CNN A growing number of US states have mandated the use of masks and face coverings while in public. With many s [...] Read full article: These are the states requiring people to...→

Live Protest Updates: NYC Juneteenth Celebrations Kick Off At Brooklyn Public Library

Live Protest Updates: NYC Juneteenth Celebrations Kick Off At Brooklyn Public Library

The city's Juneteenth celebrations kicked off this morning outside of the Brooklyn Public Library with speakers and musical performances. Read full article: Live Protest Updates: NYC Juneteenth Cel...→

How SEPTA Plans To Keep Riders Safe As More People Head Back To Work

How SEPTA Plans To Keep Riders Safe As More People Head Back To Work

It's important to note that if you're anywhere within the SEPTA system -- that includes buses, subways and the Regional Rail -- you are required to wear a mask [...] Read full article: How SEPTA Plans To Keep Riders Safe As M...→

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

On Tuesday, protesters called on Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins to reopen cases including that of Terrence Coleman, a Black man who was fatal [...] Read full article: Protest in Boston calls for reopening ca...→

Idaho paying people to return to work after lockdowns

Idaho paying people to return to work after lockdowns

Idaho is preparing to offer cash bonuses to eligible residents who return to work after being forced to stay at home because of the coronavirus restrictions. Read full article: Idaho paying people to return to work af...→

City Officials Offering Free COVID-19 Testing To People Who Took Part In Protest Rallies, Marches

City Officials Offering Free COVID-19 Testing To People Who Took Part In Protest Rallies, Marches

“Getting tested is the best way to know if you have COVID-19, and the City strongly encourages anyone getting tested to schedule an appointment online if possi [...] Read full article: City Officials Offering Free COVID-19 Te...→

With Layoffs Mounting, Educators Protest Sweeping Public Education Cuts

With Layoffs Mounting, Educators Protest Sweeping Public Education Cuts

As layoff notices go out across the state, educators rallied to save their jobs with a caravan through the streets of Brookline Monday. Read full article: With Layoffs Mounting, Educators Protest...→

Outbreak: Idaho will pay people $1500 to return to work

Outbreak: Idaho will pay people $1500 to return to work

The state is directing $100 million from the $1.25 billion it received in federal coronavirus relief funds to the effort, though some money originally aimed at [...] Read full article: Outbreak: Idaho will pay people $1500 to...→

Activists protest during virtual graduation to call for police to be removed from public schools

Activists protest during virtual graduation to call for police to be removed from public schools

Group gathers outside a South Side high school for a protest to send a message to Mayor Lori Lightfoot: Defund police, withdraw officers from public schools an [...] Read full article: Activists protest during virtual graduat...→

Video Shows What Led to the Arrests of Seven People at Protest Near Bayfront Park

Video Shows What Led to the Arrests of Seven People at Protest Near Bayfront Park

Video posted online shows the moments Wednesday when seven people were arrested after police responded to a report of vandalism in Bayfront Park in Downtown Mi [...] Read full article: Video Shows What Led to the Arrests of S...→

Salma Hayek, Oscar-winning Mexican directors start fund for movie industry people out of work due to COVID-19

Salma Hayek, Oscar-winning Mexican directors start fund for movie industry people out of work due to COVID-19

Salma Hayek and Oscar-winning directors Guillermo del Toro and Alejandro González Iñárritu announced they're setting up a fund to support movie industry people [...] Read full article: Salma Hayek, Oscar-winning Mexican direc...→

People are going to protest George Floyd's death. Here's how to do so more safely.

People are going to protest George Floyd's death. Here's how to do so more safely.

Health authorities' advice to demonstrators has shifted from "stay home to stop the spread" to tips on how to protest more safely during a pandemic. Read full article: People are going to protest George Floyd...→

Detroit Public Schools Leads Peace Protest

The Detroit Public Schools Community District led a peace protest Thursday to march for educational equality. Read full article: Detroit Public Schools Leads Peace Prote...→

Young People Turned Out To Protest Systemic Racism After George Floyd's Death. Now, Will They Vote?

Young People Turned Out To Protest Systemic Racism After George Floyd's Death. Now, Will They Vote?

“It will just be incredibly important to us to make sure we’re protesting now and voting later,” said Carolyn DeWitt, executive director of Rock the Vote. Read full article: Young People Turned Out To Protest Syste...→

Letter: Protest to remind people of injustices felt by many

Letter: Protest to remind people of injustices felt by many

The endemic racism in our society today is not a political issue, but an urgent humanitarian one. Read full article: Letter: Protest to remind people of inju...→

St. Louis County Urges Virus Test For People With Frequent Public Contact Outside Home

St. Louis County Urges Virus Test For People With Frequent Public Contact Outside Home

St. Louis County is providing free COVID-19 testing for residents starting on Monday, June 15. St. Louis County has tested over 54,000 residents, and with... Read full article: St. Louis County Urges Virus Test For Pe...→

Op-ed | Looking for work? Group homes can use great, caring people - amNewYork

BY MATTHEW ZEBATTO According to the most recent NYS Labor Department statistics, New York City alone has lost some 885,000 private sector jobs due to the Read full article: Op-ed | Looking for work? Group homes ca...→

Bay Area Public Defenders Protest As Part Of Nationwide Day Of Solidarity With Black Lives Matter

Bay Area Public Defenders Protest As Part Of Nationwide Day Of Solidarity With Black Lives Matter

Public defenders around the Bay Area held protests on Monday, as part of a nationwide day of solidarity involving at least 70 other public defender offices in [...] Read full article: Bay Area Public Defenders Protest As Par...→

Public Health Experts Worry Protest Chants, Police Tear Gas Spread Coronavirus in South Florida

Public Health Experts Worry Protest Chants, Police Tear Gas Spread Coronavirus in South Florida

Thousands of people continue to protest nationwide demanding major police reforms after the killing of George Floyd in Minnesota. Public health experts in Sout [...] Read full article: Public Health Experts Worry Protest Chan...→

Protest in Naperville draws 150-200 people as march stops at police station and continues throughout the city

Protest in Naperville draws 150-200 people as march stops at police station and continues throughout the city

A group of 150-200 protesters marched west on Aurora Avenue toward the Naperville police station from the city’s downtown area Monday afternoon. Read full article: Protest in Naperville draws 150-200 peop...→

Public defenders across region protest police brutality, racial injustice

Public defenders across region protest police brutality, racial injustice

Attorneys, investigators, clients and community members staged Monday, June 8, rallies outside Southern California courthouses Read full article: Public defenders across region protest p...→

People of color are protesting. A Harvard public health expert is concerned about their health and COVID-19.

People of color are protesting. A Harvard public health expert is concerned about their health and COVID-19.

"Racism kills explicitly through police violence. It also kills indirectly in terms of what we’re seeing through COVID," said Natalia Linos. Read full article: People of color are protesting. A Harvar...→

Romney marches in Floyd protest ‘to make sure people understand that black lives matter’

Romney marches in Floyd protest ‘to make sure people understand that black lives matter’

(CNN) — Republican Sen. Mitt Romney on Sunday marched in a Washington, DC, protest after the death of George Floyd in a break from other GOP lawmakers... Read full article: Romney marches in Floyd protest ‘to make...→

As people resume work, these seven kinds of jobs are making the biggest return

As people resume work, these seven kinds of jobs are making the biggest return

(CNN) — As the US reopens in phases, more and more jobs are being added back to the economy. Unemployment officially fell to 13.3% in... Read full article: As people resume work, these seven kinds...→

'We're Very Directly Helping Keep People Safe': SoCal Company Pivots Amid COVID-19 Pandemic To Protect Public

'We're Very Directly Helping Keep People Safe': SoCal Company Pivots Amid COVID-19 Pandemic To Protect Public

Though a lot of businesses have been hit hard by the pandemic, Fullerton-based Professional Plastics has been working around-the-clock to fill plexiglass order [...] Read full article: 'We're Very Directly Helping Keep People...→