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Why the Black National Anthem Is Lifting Every Voice to Sing

Smithsonian
SMITHSONIANMAG.COM | Aug. 10, 2020, 9:42 a.m. The air inside the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is electric with collective black joy. It is Sunday, August 20, 1972, the afternoon of the storied Wattstax concert, a seven-year community commemoration following the 1965 Watts neighborhood uprising against police brutality and systemic discrimination.......
New York Times - World

Hong Kong Publisher Jimmy Lai Is Arrested Under National Security Law

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here HONG KONG — The Hong Kong police on Monday arrested Jimmy Lai, the media tycoon and critic of the Chinese Communist Party, on charges of violating the territory’s new national security law, making him the most high-profile target......
Sports Illustrated - MMA

Breaking Down the National League’s Three Surprising Division Leaders

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here Matt Martell The Marlins, Cubs and Rockies are the three National League division leaders entering the third full week of the season. Just as we all expected. Heading into the season, the Marlins were the only NL East team that......
CBS US News

National security adviser warns of

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Watch CBSN Live Robert O’Brien said Russia and China are both taking steps to interfere in November’s elections. Copyright © 2020 CBS Interactive Inc. All rights reserved. Source link...
CBS US News

Brent Scowcroft, national security adviser to two presidents, dies at 95

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Brent Scowcroft, an architect of American foreign policy during the Cold War and national security adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush, has died at 95. Scowcroft, a retired lieutenant general in the U.S. Air Force, advised......
Detroit News

Joe Biden launches new national ad aimed at Black Americans

Detriot News
Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Kat Stafford, Associated Press Published 8:13 a.m. ET Aug. 6, 2020 | Updated 8:31 a.m. ET Aug. 6, 2020 Detroit – Joe Biden’s Democratic presidential campaign has launched a new national ad focused on Black Americans, urging them to......
CNBC Business

Biden will not travel to Milwaukee for the Democratic National Convention amid coronavirus pandemic

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the third day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 27, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Getty Images WASHINGTON — Vice President Joe Biden and the rest of the speakers......
CBS US News

Department of Homeland Security should be dismantled, former national security official says

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here There have been growing calls to dismantle the Department of Homeland Security, as the Trump administration deploys federal agents to crack down on crime. Richard A. Clarke — a former national security official who served under George H.W. Bush,......
ESPN

With Luka Garza back, it’s time to believe in Iowa as a national championship contender

ESPN
Aug 3, 2020 Kyle SoppeESPN The 2019-20 season is still a loose thread for all of us college hoop-heads, and therefore it needs closure, something we will (hopefully) get next April when months of waiting result in a champion being crowned. This extended story, the one that started last October,......
CNBC Business

India cannot ‘completely block off’ all ties with China, former national security advisor says

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here India China tensions: New Delhi cannot fully cut off economic ties with Beijing SEARCH QUOTES Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...
CBS US News

Microsoft poised to purchase TikTok amid national security concerns

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here President Trump apparently is halting his plan to shut down the popular video app TikTok in the U.S. The Reuters News Agency reports that the president will give the Chinese-owned platform 45 days to sell its U.S. operations to......
CNBC Business

Hong Kong issues arrest warrant for U.S. citizen under new national security law

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A U.S. citizen is among six pro-democracy activists to have arrest warrants issued for them by Hong Kong police for suspected violations under a new national security law, Chinese state media reported late Friday. , the managing director of the D.C.-based......
CBS US News

Nature: Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Watch CBSN Live “Sunday Morning” takes us to Cades Cove, on the Tennessee side of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Videographer: Scot Miller. Copyright © 2020 CBS Interactive Inc. All rights reserved. Source link...
Sports Illustrated - NCAA Football

Miami Heat’s Meyers Leonard Stands for National Anthem

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTc0Mzg3OTgzMjA0NDkyNjQ4/leonard.jpg Associated Press Meyers Leonard has a brother who served two tours in Afghanistan with the U.S. Marines. He carries a military-themed backpack, wears combat boots and has a phone loaded with Navy SEALs who are his friends. He also makes this clear: “I absolutely believe Black Lives Matter,” he......
Sports Illustrated - MMA

Magic’s Isaac Stands, Doesn’t Wear ‘Black Lives Matter’ Shirt for National Anthem

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here Nick Selbe Ahead of the Orlando Magic-Brooklyn Nets game on Friday, Magic forward Jonathan Isaac stood out among the rest by being the lone player to stand while the national anthem played. Isaac was also the only player to not......

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