The Friday demonstration in support of another deceased black man, Daniel Prude , reportedly began peacefully at Martin Luther King Jr. Protesters took to the streets in the city following the release Wednesday of video footage showing police putting the spit hood over Prude's head and pinning his naked body to the ground when they responded to the call earlier this year.
Meanwhile, New Zealand's Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) said it was temporarily suspending live cattle exports after the accident. The captain of Gulf Livestock One sent a distress call to the Japanese Coast Guard at about 1.20am on Wednesday.
At least 19 global health experts have proposed a new, three-phase plan for vaccine distribution - called the Fair Priority Model - which aims to reduce premature deaths and other irreversible health consequences from Covid-19. The Fair Priority Model addresses these values by focusing on mitigating three types of harms caused by Covid-19: Death and permanent organ damage, indirect health consequences, such as health care system strain and stress, as well as economic destruction.
And in his ruling today, Maricopa County Superior Court Judge M. Scott McCoy sided with the plaintiffs, asserting that West can't run as an independent because he is registered as a Republican in Wyoming. They said that when West filed federal election paperwork, he listed his political party as "BDY", an abbreviation for Birthday Party. Arizona faces a September 8 deadline for printing ballots for Maricopa, Pima and six other counties.
George Washington University's Hannah Thacker has an idea : "Black students at GW deserve better, and the University must do better at choosing who they hire to represent them". Krug did not immediately respond to emailed and phoned requests for confirmation that she wrote the blog post. Krug was swiftly rebuked online. "I am not a culture vulture", Krug wrote in the post.
He once referred to abortion as "the easy way out", suggested men are better adapted to exercise than women and was called out by Julia Gillard when she was Prime Minister for being a misogynist. "If Labour were in power he would go, he'd be out the door". Opposition politicians also criticised Abbott, with Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon saying his views were "deeply offensive and wrong".