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National teacher union supports strikes over reopening plans

National teacher union supports strikes over reopening plansOne of the nation’s largest teachers unions is authorizing its members to strike if their schools plan to reopen without proper safety measures in the middle of the global pandemic. The American Federation of Teachers, which represents 1.7 million school employees, issued a resolution on Tuesday saying it will support any local chapter that decides to strike over reopening plans.

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National Museum of African American History apologizes for chart listing attributes of 'whiteness' after criticism from Donald Trump Jr and the conservative media

National Museum of African American History apologizes for chart listing attributes of 'whiteness' after criticism from Donald Trump Jr and the conservative mediaThe National Museum for African American History and Culture listed rational thought and hard work as traits of white culture.



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Bolton's book gets OK from judge, but he may have to turn over his profits, national security lawyer predicts

Bolton's book gets OK from judge, but he may have to turn over his profits, national security lawyer predictsFormer national security adviser John Bolton will likely be forced to give all earnings from his controversial new book to the U.S. Treasury, if government lawyers succeed in convincing a federal judge that Bolton violated government rules by moving forward with publication without final sign-off by officials vetting the memoir for classified information, according to a top national security lawyer.



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Coronavirus: Far-right president Jair Bolsonaro forced into U-turn on releasing death figures following national uproar

Coronavirus: Far-right president Jair Bolsonaro forced into U-turn on releasing death figures following national uproarFar-right President Jair Bolsonaro has been forced into a U-turn on releasing data showing Brazil’s total number of Covid-19 cases and deaths following a national uproar.In a move officials said was personally ordered by the president, months’ worth of coronavirus data vanished from Brazil’s health ministry website overnight on Friday, with a supreme court judge describing the manoeuvre as “totalitarian”.



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