Friday, 22 October, 2021

Category: COVID19


As the COVID-19 pandemic spread, so did intimate partner violence. With lockdowns in place, many survivors were stuck at home with their abusers, and as establishments began to close, this correlated to higher stress increasing incidents of violence.  For people Read more…


The National Videogame Museum based in Sheffield in the United Kingdom, which celebrates video games and preserving video game culture, has announced that it has opened up a special digital Animal Crossing: New Horizons exhibition. The game was one of Read more…


“Fear of medical costs is the number one obstacle to medical care,” Dooley said, noting that this will impact vaccinated people as well, since breakthrough cases persist—even those requiring hospitalization. “The one small consolation, debt-free medical care, is being taken Read more…


When a March 2021 study that tracked weight gain by age went viral, many folks were shocked at how much weight millennials gained as a collective. The survey, conducted by the American Psychological Association (APA), analyzed responses from just over 3,000 Read more…


Remember the U.S. in 2007? To our dismay, George W. Bush was still president, and war profiteer Dick Cheney was VP. The U.S. was struggling with our presence in Iraq (surprise, surprise). Santa Ana winds fanned 23 wildfires in SoCal Read more…


Experts say that those most likely to work low-wage jobs are those who can least afford to absorb the expenses of their own time off. And while remote employment options have increased during the pandemic, worker benefits, income, and education Read more…


Bauman and his daughter, who is a new student and sophomore at Fort Lauderdale High School, have consistently defied the district’s COVID-19 mask mandate, according to local outlet WFOR-TV. In speaking to CBS prior to the incident, Bauman’s daughter stressed Read more…


James Akers used his 90-second opportunity during the public comments section of a school board meeting for the Dripping Springs Independence School District (SDISD) by both removing his clothing and talking about the importance of coming around to wearing a Read more…


The ACLU and ACLU of Texas said that because Abbott’s executive order threatens to stop and even confiscate the vehicles of civilian drivers and contractors, “it upends the system of onward travel for asylum seekers arriving at the border.” “Under Read more…


x Kentucky’s House Education chair tweeted, and then deleted, this meme that appears to compare vaccination efforts against COVID-19 to Jonestown. pic.twitter.com/Kgca0BnAC6 — Olivia Krauth (@oliviakrauth) July 20, 2021 “I did indeed delete the tweet because of the vulgarity within Read more…