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National Coalition Launches To Abolish Constitutional Slavery And Involuntary Servitude In America

The Abolish Slavery National Network is Fighting to Remove Exceptions for Slavery in U.S. and State Constitutions (YorkPedia Editorial):- Denver, Sep 2, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – The Abolish Slavery National Network (ASNN) today announced the launch of a nationwide effort to remove exceptions for slavery and involuntary servitude in the U.S. Constitution as well as state constitutions across the country. ASNN is a coalition of 6 organizations and nearly 100 supporting individuals and groups who believe that the fight to eradicate systemic racism cannot be won as long as the country’s foundational documents…

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The Award-Winning Film You Need this Election Season is Streaming Now

THE DIVISIBLE premieres worldwide on YouTube today. An interracial couple fights to protect their son in a dystopian nation deeply divided by race. (YorkPedia Editorial):- Los Angeles, Sep 1, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – In a land where division abounds, and structures we once relied on are coming apart at the seams, it takes courage to ask:  “What is it that truly divides the people of this nation?” and “What will it take to unite us?”    THE DIVISIBLE is a multi-award winning film which has its World Premiere on YouTube today, tackling the…

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Research reveals: racism and bigotry against black women have taken over social media

(YorkPedia Editorial):- Wilmington, Aug 26, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – With the Black Lives Matters protest in full swing across the world, following the tragic death of George Floyd in the US, a new book brings staggering results showing that racism remains deep-rooted in society and besides, it has taken over social media platforms. No Laughing Matter: Race Joking and Resistance in Brazilian Social Media by Luiz Valério P. Trindade examines the main ideological motivations and the embedded meaning of racist jokes on social media aimed at upwardly mobile black women. Trindade argues that…

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Ratio of National Debt worse ever recorded

(YorkPedia Editorial):- Washington, D.C, Aug 25, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – At the end of the first quarter, the ratio of National Debt to Gross Domestic Product was the worse in recorded history, it was 107%, at the end of the first quarter. This ratio surpassed the highest recorded following WWII. Today’s national debt now stands at 26.5 trillion dollars, which indicates it will be much worse for the second quarter. Today’s national debt now stands at 26.5 trillion dollars, which indicates it will be much worse for the second quarter. The United States…

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Boxing Gyms in Jurupa Valley, California are Going the Distance with Jurupa Valley City Officials

The Capital Punishment Boxing Gym and the Jurupa Valley Boxing Club – fight to exist amidst harassment by Jurupa Valley Code Enforcement, a broken promise by the City’s Mayor and historic deliberate indifference toward Latino Communities Riverside, Aug 21, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – Media Advisory Thursday August 20, 2020 Contact: Dr. Alfonso Gonzales (951) 934-8894   Coalition to Save Jurupa Valley Boxing Returns for 2nd Protest and Rally at the City of Jurupa Valley. Latino leaders demand that the City of Jurupa Valley keep its promise to work with them to keep boxing…

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International Scholars Raise Concerns over “an Attempt to Destroy a New Religious Movement” in South Korea

(YorkPedia Editorial):- Melbourne, Jul 28, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – On July 20, a webinar on a new religious movement in South Korea and its political, religious, and social dimensions with the recent COVID-19 crisis invited international scholars and experts in the field of religion, international law, and human rights. Titled “COVID-19 and Religious Freedom: Scapegoating Shincheonji in South Korea”, the webinar addressed the recent issues of aggressive attack from politically powerful conservative and fundamentalist Protestant churches in the country on a newly-established, fast-growing Christian denomination named ‘Shincheonji (New Heaven and New Earth) Church…

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Pandemic – Riots Drive New Gun Owners to Overwhelm Shooting Classes

Online training that allows shooters to learn while in lockdown also has soared, primarily due to the ease of access while maintaining COVID restrictions. (YorkPedia Editorial):- Corona, Jul 22, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – For two days on a recent weekend, Steven Hann stood under a hot Southern California sun learning to draw his new Glock 17 from a holster, clear malfunctions and shoot while on the move. A tail almost as old as firearms themselves. The 41-year-old businessman and his wife Michelle were among 80 students — more than double the usual number…

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International Scholars Raise concern about COVID-19 and the Destruction of Religious Movement in South Korea

On July 20, a webinar on a new religious movement in South Korea, its political, religious, and social dimensions, and its discrimination during the COVID-19 crisis was organized by CESNUR. (YorkPedia Editorial):- Seoul, Jul 22, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – On July 20, a webinar on a new religious movement in South Korea, its political, religious, and social dimensions, and its discrimination during the COVID-19 crisis was organized by CESNUR, the Center for Studies on New Religions, and Human Rights Without Frontiers. International scholars in the fields of religion, international law, and human rights…

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Blaqsbi Citi: A New Beacon and Legacy for the next Generation

(YorkPedia Editorial):- Charlotte, Jul 12, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – In the spirit of economic freedom and empowerment a group of professional men and women, comprised of engineers, lawyers, and marketing experts, have teamed up to embark on a project to create a 21st Century city version of the booming Greenwood District in Tulsa Oklahoma known as Black Wall Street. The team believes this is possible because black spending power remains strong even as the racial wealth gap continues to widen. Most of this spending occurs outside of the community which weakens political voices…

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Flortcha Flow Releases New Single “War”

Nurse turns to music to empower healthcare heroes and those impacted by Covid19 (YorkPedia Editorial):- Miami, Jun 17, 2020 (Issuewire.com) – Soulful singer Flortcha Flow released her new single entitled “War,” Tuesday May 26, 2020. The single was written as a homage to the healthcare professionals standing on the frontlines during the global COVID-19 crisis and attempts to bridge the gap between her career as a nurse and independent artist. Flortcha wrote and recorded her first single in 2017, and has been working towards becoming South Florida’s next big multicultural soul sensation.…

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