“The ongoing effort is to get to people that trapped up in the hills by the Creek Fire to safe locations,” Fresno Fire Battalion Chief Tony Escobedo said on Sunday evening. “The locations vary — they are at different elevations. So the difficulty of the helicopters trying to get through the smoke has proven a challenge during the day. They weren’t able to land several times, several attempts throughout the day.” … [Read more...] about Creek Fire Update: Trapped Bay Area Hikers Rescued In Pre-Dawn Airlift; Beloved Cressman’s General Store Destroyed; Fire Tops 143K Acres
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Following XR’s blockade of roads surrounding the print works responsible for publishing several British newspapers, Labour MP Dawn Butler tweeted out support for the assault on the press. She later deleted the post but claimed that it was an accident and that she was not pressured by the party leadership to do so. … [Read more...] about Extinction Rebellion are ‘Criminals’ Intent on Undermining British Society, Says Priti Patel
“We have to abide by the 6-foot rule, we have to abide by the masking rule but there creative ways to do this,” he said, whether it be setting the candy out on a table or parents making sure their kids are not in large groups. … [Read more...] about Districts investigate explicit images during remote lessons
"You chip away, you chip away, you chip away, and one day people won't remember all the bad things that happened. Tuskegee will be way in the back somewhere and we'll think those people are no longer with us and now there's a new crew," he said. … [Read more...] about New ads encourage minorities to roll up their sleeves and participate in coronavirus vaccine trials
One inspiration was to put up posters around the city that said, "Black People for Rent," along with a phone number - an experiment depicted in "Woke" as an eye-opening moment for Keef. "I never wanted to give away that it wasn't a real thing," Knight says. "There were people who got it [as satiric commentary]. Some people who didn't get it - there were people who were racist who called." Even the San Francisco Chronicle called. … [Read more...] about Keith Knight’s show ‘Woke’ feels right on time. But he’s been drawing about police brutality for decades.