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2020-06-06 04:55:09ZThousands attend rallies across Australia to protest against mistreatment and deaths of Indigenous people [abc-news-au]
read this Thousands of people turn up to protests being held in Australian capital cities and regional centres to support the Black Lives Matter movement and denounce racism and acts of police brutality against Indigenous people. More

2020-06-06 09:09:37ZMelbourne Black Lives Matter protest organisers fined by police [abc-news-au]
read this The organisers of the Black Lives Matter protest in Melbourne say it is disappointing police are fining them $1,652 each for breaching the coronavirus directives of the Chief Health Officer at the peaceful protest outside the Victorian Parliament. More

2020-06-06 11:20:51ZAustralia's Black Lives Matter protest in images [abc-news-au]
read this Crowds gathered throughout the country to protest Indigenous deaths in custody, producing striking images. More

2020-06-05 12:33:02ZThree decades ago, a mother thought her son's death would be a tipping point. She died with her dream unfulfilled [abc-news-au]
read this Alice Dixon was surrounded by family as she stood next to her son's grave watching his coffin slowly descend into the earth, but there was an unusual spectator in the Adelaide cemetery that day. More

2020-06-06 13:08:46ZPolice rescue two people off Illawarra beach, search continues for missing man and child after boat capsizes [abc-news-au]
read this Two people are found alive and are pulled from the water after a boat capsized off Bulli Beach but police are continuing to search the water for a missing man and child. More

2020-06-06 01:56:25ZSydney Black Lives Matter rally organisers launch appeal to overturn ban [abc-news-au]
read this Greens MP David Shoebridge confirms organisers had lodged an appeal at the NSW Court of Appeal, just hours before the protest was due to start. More

2020-06-05 20:50:09ZLive: DC paints huge 'Black Lives Matter' on streets outside White House [abc-news-au]
read this The Mayor of Washington DC orders a street outside the White House to be renamed "Black Lives Matter Plaza" as protests in America's capital continue into the weekend. Follow live. More

2020-06-06 02:00:17ZFruit picker tests positive to coronavirus, public health alert issued [abc-news-au]
read this A public health alert is issued in Queensland after a fruit picker who flew into the state tested positive for coronavirus. More

2020-06-05 19:18:32Z'We knew difficult times were coming': Can Chinatown survive COVID-19? [abc-news-au]
read this The lockdowns might be easing, but it will take a long time for our many beloved Asian businesses and neighbourhoods to recover, and many won't survive. More

2020-06-06 11:10:32ZIndigenous Australians urged to 'know your rights' in wake of George Floyd death [abc-news-au]
read this Indigenous advocates call for First Nations people to educate themselves, and their children, on their legal rights when dealing with police. They say Australians see through "rose-coloured glasses" if they believe the Black Lives Matter movement is irrelevant here. More

2020-06-06 14:43:00ZEgypt's el-Sisi says Haftar backs Libya ceasefire [al-jazeera-english]
read this Egypt's president announces ceasefire to come into effect from Monday after meeting Libya's renegade general Haftar. More

2020-06-06 00:57:00ZBrazil's Bolsonaro threatens WHO exit: Live coronavirus updates [al-jazeera-english]
read this Brazilian president's threat comes as G20 pledges more than $21bn to support funding in global health. More

2020-06-06 11:08:00ZIndia and China generals hold meeting to defuse border standoff [al-jazeera-english]
read this The talks come after multiple local military level meetings failed to defuse the tension. More

2020-06-06 05:15:53ZNo 'silver lining': Trump faces voter backlash amid crises [associated-press]
read this MADISON, Wis. (AP) — At the end of one of his most turbulent weeks in office, President Donald Trump was eager on Friday to boast of a better than expected jobs report to argue the country is... More

2020-06-06 05:02:21ZBy the numbers: Trump reads economic boom into jobs data [associated-press]
read this CHICAGO (AP) — President Donald Trump has always been a big numbers guy. He’s proved adept at taking even the grimmest numbers and giving himself a pat on the back or relying on a... More

2020-06-06 05:11:16ZTurning grief into change, movement targets racial injustice [associated-press]
read this Momentum for what many hope is a sustained movement aimed at tackling racial injustice and police reforms promised to grow Saturday as more protesters filled streets around the world and mourners... More

2020-06-06 14:40:04ZNew jobs report diminishes GOP appetite for more virus aid [associated-press]
read this WASHINGTON (AP) — An unexpectedly strong jobs report could further scramble an already uncertain picture for passing a fifth and possibly final coronavirus aid bill. The positive statistics are... More

2020-06-06 02:51:16ZProtesters support Floyd, Black Lives Matter on 3 continents [associated-press]
read this BERLIN (AP) — Thousands of people rallied in Australia and Europe to honor George Floyd and to voice support Saturday for what is becoming an international Black Lives Matter movement, as a... More

2020-06-06 14:08:22ZProsecutors seek right mix of charges in George Floyd case [associated-press]
read this CHICAGO (AP) — As damning as video evidence in the George Floyd case appears to be, prosecutors know they must bring the right charges underpinned by sound legal logic if they hope to convict a... More

2020-06-06 13:48:09ZCoronavirus disrupts global fight to save endangered species [associated-press]
read this WASHINGTON (AP) — Biologist Carlos Ruiz has spent a quarter-century working to save golden lion tamarins, the charismatic long-maned monkeys native to Brazil’s Atlantic Forest.... More

2020-06-06 13:17:24ZSpaceX opens era of amateur astronauts, cosmic movie sets [associated-press]
read this CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX’s debut astronaut launch is the biggest, most visible opening shot yet in NASA’s grand plan for commercializing Earth’s backyard. Amateur... More

2020-06-06 13:02:17ZAP FACT CHECK: Trump's alternate reality in time of anguish [associated-press]
read this WASHINGTON (AP) — "Vicious dogs.” “Ominous weapons.” Injured police. Gagging protesters. Shattered storefronts. Armed personnel at centers of power and landmarks. Anguish and... More

2020-06-06 11:17:16ZOne man lays wreaths in Normandy on this unusual D-Day [associated-press]
read this BENOUVILLE, France (AP) — The essence of war remembrance is to make sure the fallen are never forgotten. All it takes is a wreath, a tiny wooden cross, a little token on a faraway grave to show... More

2019-12-02 08:45:00+00:00Merkel's Christian Democrats Play Hardball With Coalition's Future in Balance [bloomberg]
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2019-12-02 14:57:00+00:00Target, Best Buy, Walmart, Lululemon Won the Black Friday Weekend [bloomberg]
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2019-12-02 14:58:00+00:00Italy Set to Approve $442 Million Loan to Keep Alitalia Flying [bloomberg]
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2019-12-02 14:10:00+00:00VW Accused of Deceit in U.K. Class Action Lawsuit [bloomberg]
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2019-12-02 05:44:00+00:00Brussels Edition: Carbon Conflicts, Tremors in Berlin [bloomberg]
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2019-12-02 01:03:00+00:00Hong Kong Unrest Rages on [bloomberg]
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2019-12-02 12:30:00+00:00The U.S. Economy Keeps Defying the Recession Odds [bloomberg]
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2019-12-02 11:41:00+00:00Don’t Count on Merkel’s Standoff Leading to German Stimulus Soon [bloomberg]
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2019-12-01 23:23:00+00:00Trump Declines to Participate in House Impeachment Hearing [bloomberg]
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2019-12-02 09:37:00+00:00Top Palm Oil Buyer Considers Restricting Imports to Help Local Farmers [bloomberg]
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2020-06-06 09:09:43ZFox News airs graphic of stock gains after George Floyd, MLK, deaths - Business Insider [business-insider]
read this Bobby Rush criticized Fox News's graphic of S&P 500 gains after the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and Michael Brown was killed by police. More

2020-06-06 11:07:04ZTrudeau kneels at anti-racism protest, scrutinised over Canada racism - Insider [business-insider]
read this Justin Trudeau kneeled in Ottawa as protests sparked by George Floyd's death continue, but he's being scrutinised over racism in Canada. More

2020-06-06 15:05:54ZThe shocking jobs report was good news, but it also proved the US economy is still a mess - Business Insider [business-insider]
read this The gain of over 2 million jobs was good news. But millions of Americans are still unemployed and the US economy More

2020-06-06 11:36:47ZCOVID-19: 586 US healthcare workers have died, mostly people of color - Business Insider [business-insider]
read this The database is the most comprehensive count of US health care workers' deaths outside that of The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). More

2020-06-05 20:59:07ZScott Galloway: For brands, actions stronger than words for BLM - Business Insider [business-insider]
read this We need leadership, not lip service, from the big-name brands suddenly posting about systemic racism. More

2020-06-05 20:27:15ZDelta says it will stop flying to 11 US cities indefinitely — here's the full list - Business Insider [business-insider]
read this Delta is continuing to shrink its route network amid a slow-going recovery and subpar summer season with daily passenger numbers still below 500,000. More

2020-06-05 01:31:20ZTrump insiders have an answer to the question, 'Where's Mike Pence?' - Business Insider [business-insider]
read this Trump world has several explanations about where Mike Pence is now. He's laying low to avoid controversy. The president is also angry with him. More

2020-06-06 12:27:00ZWhat it really means to be an anti-racist, and why it's not the same as being an ally - Business Insider [business-insider]
read this Anti-racism is an active effort to work against racism's multi-dimensional aspects, says Georgetown University professor Robert J. Patterson. More

2020-06-06 07:47:00ZDutch order 10k mink culled because of COVID-19, but deaths postponed - Business Insider [business-insider]
read this The Dutch government ordered mink at nine farms to be destroyed, fearing they could form a "reservoir" of coronavirus infection. More

2020-06-06 01:16:33ZJeff Bezos responds to angry customer about Black Lives Matter banner - Business Insider [business-insider]
read this Jeff Bezos shared an email he wrote to a customer who complained about the "Black Lives Matter" banner on Amazon's website. More

2020-06-06 08:34:28ZIs the US still the world's moral leader? Not after what Trump just did this week [cnn]
read this Remnants of the Berlin Wall in Germany still stand as a reminder that freedoms have always been hard won. Today, part of the wall has been painted over with a mural of George Floyd and the words "I can't breathe," another reminder of how quickly freedoms can be taken away. More

2020-06-06 04:21:51ZLive updates: George Floyd protests across the US [cnn]
read this Protests following the death of George Floyd, a black man who pleaded that he couldn't breathe while he was held down with a knee by a former Minneapolis police officer, continue. Follow here for the latest updates. More

2020-06-06 12:59:35ZFlash bangs and fury: Behind the fortress walls in a defining week [cnn]
read this On Monday, the percussive bang of flash grenades echoed in the Rose Garden and an acrid odor from chemical dispersant wafted over a presidential photo opportunity. More

Former rookie Minneapolis police officers seek to blame senior officer Derek Chauvin in George Floyd death - CNN Video [cnn]
read this The defense strategies of two of the former police officers who were charged in the death of George Floyd are emerging following a preliminary hearing. CNN's Josh Campbell reports. More

2020-06-05 23:46:06ZBuffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for allegedly shoving 75-year-old to ground [cnn]
read this Fifty-seven police officers in Buffalo, New York, have resigned from the force's emergency response team following the suspension of two officers who allegedly pushed a 75-year-old protester to the ground, a source close to the situation said Friday. More

Cooper: Trump couldn't bring himself to utter Floyd's full name - CNN Video [cnn]
read this CNN's Anderson Cooper criticizes President Donald Trump's lack of reaction to the underlying issues of systematic racism fueling protests around the country. More

2020-06-06 13:18:45ZWith a shocking invocation of George Floyd, Trump shows his disconnect from nation's pain [cnn]
read this President Donald Trump showed his breathtaking disconnect from the pain and tumult that has unfolded in this country after George Floyd's death, declaring Friday that new economic numbers and nationwide protests against racism and police brutality had made it "a great day" for Floyd. More

2020-06-05 14:54:20ZConfirmed coronavirus cases are rising faster than ever [cnn]
read this New cases of the novel coronavirus are rising faster than ever worldwide, at a rate of more than 100,000 a day over a seven-day average. More

2020-06-05 11:16:10Z'They died in the same way': Floyd's death puts spotlight on similar cases across globe [cnn]
read this Adama Traoré's case has striking parallels with George Floyd's. Both were black men whose interactions with police led to their deaths. Both struggled to breathe in their final moments. And both have become rallying points in their countries for protests against police brutality. More

2020-06-06 02:48:27ZL.A. Galaxy part ways with player whose wife made offensive Instagram posts [cnn]
read this The Los Angeles Galaxy "mutually agreed to part ways" with midfielder Aleksandar Katai on Friday after the MLS club learned that Katai's wife shared "racist and violent" social media posts. More

2020-06-05 19:29:31ZFacebook employee resigns after Mark Zuckerberg won’t delete Trump post [recode]
read this At least three have resigned in protest in the past week. More

2020-06-04 23:06:12ZJoe Biden raised $4 million, thanks to Tom Steyer and Silicon Valley [recode]
read this It was a peculiar event, even for today’s big-money era of presidential politics. More

2020-06-05 18:30:00ZThe tragic lie behind the beautiful dream of Terrace House [recode]
read this Hana Kimura’s death revealed the complex truth behind Netflix’s hit Japanese reality TV show. More

2020-06-05 18:11:31ZTwitter took down a Trump campaign video over copyright concerns [recode]
read this It’s not unusual. But the Trump campaign sees it as an escalation. More

2020-06-01 22:43:38ZTarget looting draws attention to company’s history with police [recode]
read this A damaged Target in Minneapolis has shined a light on the company’s cozy programs with cops. More

2020-06-04 01:05:00ZJack Dorsey is giving $3 million to Colin Kaepernick’s Know Your Rights Camp [recode]
read this His gift is the largest yet from tech billionaires who are donating to criminal justice reform. More

2020-06-04 00:10:00ZAmazon top lawyer David Zapolsky’s “Black Lives Matter” memo didn’t mention Chris Smalls controversy [recode]
read this Amazon’s general counsel still hasn’t addressed his staff about comments he made about fired warehouse employee Christian Smalls. More

2020-06-03 20:15:00ZDonald Trump blasts Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel as “radical” [recode]
read this After blasting Twitter, Trump’s war on social media has a new target. More

2020-06-03 19:17:02ZRead the transcript of Mark Zuckerberg’s meeting with Facebook employees about Trump [recode]
read this Here’s how Facebook’s CEO is thinking about democracy, speech, and racial justice at a critical moment. More

2020-06-03 18:45:00ZWhy Zoom works with law enforcement, including the FBI [recode]
read this Everyone’s mad at Zoom again. More

2020-06-06 14:41:15ZProtests worldwide embrace 'Black Lives Matter' movement [reuters]
read this Thousands took to the streets across Europe and Australia on Saturday, as did hundreds in Tokyo and Seoul, in support of days of U.S. protests against police brutality. More

2020-06-06 14:23:09ZWashington prepares for major protest as Democratic officials move to rein in police [reuters]
read this Protesters are expected to gather in Washington for a huge demonstration on Saturday as street marches across the United States over the killing of a black man in custody enter a 12th day and authorities move to rein in policing tactics. More

2020-06-06 12:56:09ZLawyer for German suspect in Madeleine McCann case has no comment [reuters]
read this A lawyer representing the German man suspected of murdering Madeleine McCann, a British girl who disappeared in Portugal in 2007 aged 3, said on Saturday he had no comment on the case. More

2020-06-06 11:30:28ZExclusive: Malaysia - Even $3 billion not enough to settle 1MDB case with Goldman [reuters]
read this Malaysia's new government would not be willing to accept even compensation of $3 billion from Goldman Sachs in a settlement over the 1MDB scandal, the finance minister told Reuters, ruling out a figure that is far higher than the bank offered last year. More

2020-06-06 11:19:06ZWashington Mayor Bowser, 'unbought and unbossed,' challenges Trump [reuters]
read this Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser has drawn a battle line right up to the White House. More

2020-06-06 11:16:07ZOPEC and allies to agree one-month extension to output cuts [reuters]
read this OPEC and its allies led by Russia are "most likely" to agree on a one-month extension to an oil production cuts deal on Saturday, an OPEC delegate said. More

2020-06-06 10:10:47Z'Am I going to get shot?' kids ask, as brands try to explain racism and violence to children [reuters]
read this For 8 minutes and 46 seconds - the length of time it took George Floyd, an unarmed black man, to die at the hands of Minneapolis police - cable TV kids channel Nickelodeon's screen went black on Tuesday to sounds of inhaling and exhaling, as white text flashed "I can't breathe." More

2020-06-06 08:38:54ZPolice arrest cyclist who confronted youngsters posting U.S. racial injustice flyers [reuters]
read this A cyclist whose videotaped confrontation with three youngsters posting flyers protesting racial injustice on a nature trail outside Washington drew widespread attention has been arrested and charged, police said late Friday. More

2020-06-06 01:37:24ZU.S. protesters call to 'Defund the Police.' What would that look like? [reuters]
read this Nationwide protests over the Minneapolis police killing of George Floyd, the latest in a long string of high-profile slayings of black men by white officers, have featured a common rallying cry: "Defund the police." More

2020-06-06 07:51:12ZIndia overtakes Italy's coronavirus tally as lockdown easing looms [reuters]
read this India reported a record 9,887 new coronavirus cases in one day on Saturday and overtook Italy as the world's sixth-biggest outbreak, two days before the relaxing of a lockdown with the reopening of malls, restaurants and places of worship. More

2020-06-06 14:37:59ZThis Week in Apps: Protests impact app stores, FTC fines app developer, kids' app trends [techcrunch]
read this This week we're taking a look at how the civil unrest and George Floyd protests played out across the app stores. The events led some apps to surge, and even break records. More

2020-06-06 01:41:25ZFast-growing Madison Reed is eyeing men's hair next; "We're going to blow the doors off that market" [techcrunch]
read this Amy Errett’s company, Madison Reed, sells in-home care color. It may not sound like a glamorous business but, as it turns out, it’s a very durable one, done the right way. Not only has the seven-year-old outfit been slowing chipping away at the dominant personal care giants like L’… More

2020-06-05 23:14:46ZLidar helps uncover an ancient, kilometer-long Mayan structure [techcrunch]
read this Lidar is fast becoming one of the most influential tools in archaeology, revealing things in a few hours what might have taken months of machete wielding and manual measurements otherwise. The latest such discovery is an enormous Mayan structure, more than a kilometer long, 3,000 years old, and see… More

2020-06-05 23:09:45ZAukey introduces an extremely compact 100w charger [techcrunch]
read this Let’s talk about chargers. They are, quite possibly, the least exciting thing about a computer. Don’t get me wrong. They’re necessary, obviously. But when was the last time you got really psyched about one? And yet, here I am, tech blogger guy telling you that today is the first day of the rest of … More

2020-06-05 22:47:19ZDemonstrating 15 contact tracing and other tools built to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 [techcrunch]
read this With the goal of helping the public, and state and local governments, better understand the privacy and security features of leading applications, we’re sharing the information and demos we gathered from the teams building these applications. More

2020-06-05 20:15:33ZThe accelerating digital transformation, redux [techcrunch]
read this Earlier this week, TechCrunch covered a grip of earnings reports showing that some companies helping other businesses move to modern software solutions are seeing accelerated growth. Inside the Software as a Service (SaaS) world, this is known as the digital transformation. Based on how many softwa… More

2020-06-05 20:11:13ZTaxProper raises $2M to automate getting your property taxes lowered [techcrunch]
read this If you own your home, how much do you pay for property taxes? Too much? Sounds about right. If you disagree with how much you’re paying in property taxes, you can appeal the assessment. Most people don’t, though — perhaps because they are unaware they can, or because they just don’… More

2020-06-05 19:14:03ZUber could lose its Grubhub deal to Just Eat or Delivery Hero [techcrunch]
read this According to CNBC there are two suitors rivaling Uber for purchase of U.S. food delivery company Grubhub: Just Eat Takeaway (the union of Just Eat and Takeaway) and Delivery Hero. Both are European companies perhaps looking for a major entry to the United States market. Just Eat Takeaway is based i… More

2020-06-05 19:00:20ZInstacart makes changes to tip policy following shopper complaints [techcrunch]
read this Instacart announced today that it is changing its tip policy to protect its growing shopper network from tip-baiting. Tip-baiting, a grotesque tactic, is when customers bait shoppers with a big tip and then reduce the tip to zero after they receive their groceries. It emerged as Instacart’s demand … More

2020-06-05 18:52:09ZPortobel turns food producers into the direct-to-consumer businesses [techcrunch]
read this A startup called Portobel is working to help food producers shift their businesses so that they can support direct-to-consumer deliveries. Portobel is backed by Heroic Ventures and led by Ranjith Kumaran, founder or co-founder of file-sharing company Hightail (acquired by OpenText) and loyalty star… More

2020-06-06 13:59:18ZLive updates: Large crowds expected in D.C. for George Floyd protests; downtown streets closed to traffic [the-washington-post]
read this See the latest on protests in Washington over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. More

2020-06-06 13:59:18ZLive updates: Large crowds expected in D.C. for George Floyd protests; downtown streets closed to traffic [the-washington-post]
read this See the latest on protests in Washington over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. More

2020-06-06 13:59:18ZLive updates: Large crowds expected in D.C. for George Floyd protests; downtown streets closed to traffic [the-washington-post]
read this See the latest on protests in Washington over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. More

2020-06-06 13:59:18ZLive updates: Large crowds expected in D.C. for George Floyd protests; downtown streets closed to traffic [the-washington-post]
read this See the latest on protests in Washington over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. More

2020-06-06 13:59:18ZLive updates: Large crowds expected in D.C. for George Floyd protests; downtown streets closed to traffic [the-washington-post]
read this See the latest on protests in Washington over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. More

2020-06-06 13:59:18ZLive updates: Large crowds expected in D.C. for George Floyd protests; downtown streets closed to traffic [the-washington-post]
read this See the latest on protests in Washington over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. More

2020-06-06 13:59:18ZLive updates: Large crowds expected in D.C. for George Floyd protests; downtown streets closed to traffic [the-washington-post]
read this See the latest on protests in Washington over the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. More

2020-06-06 11:13:29ZLive updates: Nation braces for another day of protests; N.C. flags at half-staff for George Floyd [the-washington-post]
read this The protests following George Floyd's death are the broadest in American history, having spread to more than 650 cities and towns across the United States, researchers say. More

2020-06-06 11:13:29ZLive updates: Nation braces for another day of protests; N.C. flags at half-staff for George Floyd [the-washington-post]
read this The protests following George Floyd's death are the broadest in American history, having spread to more than 650 cities and towns across the United States, researchers say. More

2020-06-06 11:13:29ZLive updates: Nation braces for another day of protests; N.C. flags at half-staff for George Floyd [the-washington-post]
read this The protests following George Floyd's death are the broadest in American history, having spread to more than 650 cities and towns across the United States, researchers say. More

2020-06-06 13:42:00ZGeorge Floyd Protests Planned Nationwide Saturday Seek Police Reforms [the-wall-street-journal]
read this Large crowds expected in Washington on 12th day of protests sparked by killing of Mr. Floyd while in police custody More

2020-06-06 09:30:00ZAfter George Floyd’s Killing, Police Departments Change How They Discipline Officers [the-wall-street-journal]
read this Chiefs and officials take more decisive action than in the past; some unions push back, demanding due process More

2020-06-06 13:00:00ZPolice Killed Their Sons. These Mothers Are Fighting for Reform. [the-wall-street-journal]
read this Women such as Gwen Carr and Kadiatou Diallo struggle to ensure the deaths weren’t in vain More

2020-06-05 09:30:00ZU.S. Unemployment Rate Fell to 13.3% in May [the-wall-street-journal]
read this Payrolls rose by 2.5 million, suggesting jobs are returning More

2020-06-06 03:08:00ZJoe Biden Earns Enough Delegates for Democratic Nomination [the-wall-street-journal]
read this The milestone is largely symbolic since all of his primary competitors dropped out of the race More

2020-06-06 04:00:00ZHuawei Founder Ren Zhengfei Takes Off the Gloves in Fight Against U.S. [the-wall-street-journal]
read this Internal communications show how Chinese telecom giant pivoted to counter Washington’s charges with lawsuits, reorganization; ‘the company has entered a state of war’ More

2020-06-06 09:30:00ZStates Are Short the Contact Tracers Needed to Emerge Safely from Coronavirus Lockdown [the-wall-street-journal]
read this Role in mitigating a Covid-19 resurgence key to reversing economic devastation; ‘got to do better’ More

2020-06-06 04:00:00ZWhen Violence Erupted, One Mayor Found All the Right Words [the-wall-street-journal]
read this In a four-minute speech, Atlanta’s Keisha Lance Bottoms implored rioters to go home. It was a master class in constructive scolding. More

2020-06-06 13:00:00ZBlack Technologists Hope New Conversations About Race Spark Overdue Change [the-wall-street-journal]
read this Despite yearslong efforts by companies to diversify their tech workforces, black people account for less than 8% of core IT workers in the U.S. More

2020-06-06 12:00:00ZMasks Get Fashion Makeover as U.S. Reopens Amid Coronavirus [the-wall-street-journal]
read this Labels from Madewell to Givenchy add face masks to product lines; ‘These things are art projects’ More