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Texas Companies Are Forcing Employees to Use Vacation Time...

(Truth Out) - Dozens of employers in Texas are forcing their employees to dig into their vacation time to account for days they didn’t...

Millions of jobs probably aren’t coming back, even after...

(WaPo) - The United States needs to invest more in retraining workers, economists warn. Businesses are planning for a future where...

Big Food is feeding our snack addiction.

(USA Today) - Packaged food titans use our biology to get us to not just like their products, but to want more and more. Can't eat...

US economy will need support for ‘some time’, Fed’s Powell...

(Aljazeera) - Recovery for the world’s largest economy remains ‘uneven and far from complete’, the Fed’s Jerome Powell tells Congress.

Why some Texas residents are ending up with $5,000 electric...

(Business Insider) - Texas residents who endured days without power during last week's winter storms are facing a new obstacle: Electricity...

Republicans shout down and boo Black colleagues who speak...

(Indy Star) - Tensions flared at the Indiana Statehouse Thursday when Republican lawmakers shouted down and booed Black lawmakers...

Myanmar Rises Up Against the Junta

(The Nation) - As the protests continue to spread, the public is united against the military dictatorship. After five years of democratically...

Democratic lawmaker sues Trump for violating KKK Act over...

(Aljazeera) =- Representative Bennie Thompson is the first to sue Trump for conspiracy to disrupt the US Congress under the 1871 Ku...

Black dancer calls out racism in 'elitist' European ballet...

(NBC News) - "Our skin color should not be a criteria, only talent should matter," ballerina Chloé Lopes Gomes, A Black ballerina...

Incarcerated Organizer Airlifted to Hospital Following...

(Truth Out) - Witnesses told the Free Alabama Movement, a group organizing against prison slavery and mass incarceration in Alabama,...

Attacks on Asian Americans highlight rise in hate incidents...

(USA Today) - The FBI collects national hate crime data, but data for 2020 and 2021 has not yet been released. Two hundred sixteen...

Grand Jury Clears Buffalo N.Y., Police Accused Of Assaulting...

(NPR) - Erie County, N.Y., district attorney John Flynn said Thursday that a grand jury proceeding has cleared two police officers...