The UTLA threatened to strike in January of this year, which resulted in a deal with the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) that could bankrupt the system. UTLA returned to make these expensive, progressive demands in the name of coronavirus. The UTLA would prevent schools from reopening until a “moratorium” had been declared on charter schools, the police were defunded, and “Medicare for all” and a wealth tax had been implemented, according to a July report from the Daily Wire. … [Read more...] about Why Do Teachers Unions Hate Our Kids?
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"Our forecast is it will intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm by (Tuesday) tonight. It is very likely to cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and Mamallapuram around Puducherry during 25th November late evening as a very severe cyclonic storm with a wind speed of 120-130 kilometers per hour gusting to 145 kmph," IMD Director-General Mrutunjay Mohapatra said. … [Read more...] about Cyclone Nivar: Union Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba reviews preparations; assures Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh of full support
Meanwhile, problematic issues in Brexit negotiations still include fishing rights, the "level playing field" aimed at preventing unfair competition in areas such as workers' rights and state subsidies and the governance of any deal are yet to be resolved. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden fires Brexit warning at Boris Johnson saying closed Irish border ‘not right’
The children soon returned to Trenton to live with their father and his new wife, Lottie Hartgell. David was a good student, particularly in Latin, at Trenton Central High School. After graduating in 1945, he served briefly in the Army, but transferred to the Marine Corps and spent most of his 13-month hitch at Camp Lejeune, in North Carolina. Discharged in August 1946, he enrolled at the historically Black Howard University in Washington on the GI Bill of Rights, majored in mathematics and graduated with honors in 1950. … [Read more...] about David N. Dinkins, New York’s first Black mayor, dies at 93
France is set to start easing its lockdown this weekend so that by Christmas, shops, theaters and cinemas will reopen and people will be able to spend the holiday with their families, President Emmanuel Macron said. The country aims to fully lift the nationwide lockdown on December 15. However, some of the restrictions would remain in place in order to avoid a resurgence of the virus, said Macron. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus digest: EU agrees vaccine deal with Moderna