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November 27, 2021


A Claim of Herd Immunity Reignites Debate Over U.K. Covid Policy

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here LONDON — In the four months since Prime Minister Boris Johnson took a gamble by lifting virtually all of England’s coronavirus restrictions, his country has settled into a disquieting new normal: more than 40,000 new cases a day......

Senate punts defense bill until after Thanksgiving as debate hits roadblock

Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here Pushing back votes on the defense bill further narrows the window for leaders of the Senate and House Armed Services Committees to iron out a compromise and send it to President Joe Biden’s desk before the end of the year.......

U.S. bishops approve Communion guidelines after debate on Biden’s eligibility

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here American Catholic bishops voted to adopt a document about Holy Communion and who should receive the sacrament, an issue that was in part inspired by President Biden’s election. Mr. Biden, a devout Catholic, supports the right of women to......

Fed’s inflation debate heats up as Biden nears Fed chair pick

Mary Daly, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, poses after giving a speech on the U.S. economic outlook, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, U.S., November 12 2018. REUTERS/Ann Saphir Nov 16 (Reuters) – A public debate among Federal Reserve policymakers over how to respond to high inflation intensified......

An Archaeological Dig Reignites the Debate Over the Old Testament’s Historical Accuracy

By Matti Friedman Photographs by Yadid Levy If you stand on one of the outcroppings of the Timna valley, the most salient fact of the place is emptiness. Here in the heat-blasted flatlands of the Arava Desert, off a lonely road in southern Israel, it seems there’s nothing but stark......

Christie says only regret about Trump debate prep is catching COVID

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Monique Beals Former New Jersey Gov. Chris ChristieChris ChristieChristie says only regret about Trump debate prep is catching COVID Sunday shows – Biden officials craft inflation message Christie won’t say if he’ll support Trump in 2024 if he is......

‘But he’s Jewish’: Opponent questions Mandel’s faith in Ohio Senate primary debate

Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here “In terms of antisemitism, all I did in an ad was pointed out that Josh is going around saying he’s got the Bible in one hand and the constitution in the other. But he’s Jewish,” Pukita said. “Everybody should know......

Analysis: Covid-19 vaccine debate takes a strange turn

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here CNN aired a special on Saturday with “Sesame Street” to explain the vaccine to children ages 5-11, who are now eligible to get the shot. Meanwhile, Aaron Rodgers, the Green Bay Packers quarterback, did not. Then he lied about......

Death of pregnant woman ignites debate about abortion ban in Poland

WARSAW, Nov 5 (Reuters) – The death of a pregnant Polish woman has reignited debate over abortion in one of Europe’s most devoutly Catholic countries, with activists saying she could still be alive if it were not for a near total ban on terminating pregnancies. Tens of thousands of Poles......

CBSN Originals documentary explores debate over how and when race should be taught in schools

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Watch the CBSN Originals documentary “The Trials of Critical Race Theory” in the video player above. It premieres on CBSN Sunday, Nov. 7, at 8 p.m., 11 p.m. and 2 a.m. ET. Editor’s Note: The headline for this article......

Airbnb vs. Expedia: Two traders debate which is the better travel rebound bet

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Travel demand appears to be roaring back. Online bookings sites Booking Holdings, Expedia and Airbnb all reported better-than-expected quarterly results buoyed by increased travel activity over their recent quarters. Booking posted a 77% increase in gross bookings, while Airbnb recorded......

This Fast-Food Restaurant Reignites Hiring Debate After This Woman Reveals That They Pay Their Workers $20 Per Hour

Talks about work and salary can be a very delicate ones. But having in mind the problems that the employment industry faces, it becomes something worth discussing. A recent debate was started by TikTok user @missadriennek after she posted a video revealing the working conditions at Dick’s Drive-In. In her......

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