Ava DuVernay and Netflix Win Defamation Lawsuit Over ‘When They See Us’

A federal judge sided with director Ava DuVernay and Netflix and dismissed a defamation suit over the docuseries When They See Us which focuses on the wrongful convictions of 5 black and brown boys who were convicted and served time for a rape they never committed. According to Deadline, U.S. District Court Judge Manish Shah dismissed…

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Trump Considers Reopening Economy, Over Health Experts’ Objections

Original Report: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/trump-considers-reopening-economy-over-health-experts-objections/ar-BB11Byry?ocid=spartandhp WASHINGTON — As the United States entered Week 2 of trying to contain the spread of the coronavirus by shuttering large swaths of the economy, President Trump, Wall Street executives and many conservative economists began questioning whether the government had gone too far and should instead lift restrictions that are already inflicting…

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We Got A Letter From Eventbrite, It's A Draft Template Letter For Congress

Dear Tahyira,  We’ve seen many of you make difficult decisions to cancel or postpone your events across the country as we follow guidance to practice social distancing. This has resulted in an unprecedented economic hardship for your business, your employees, and the local economies where you operate.  We are committed to working relentlessly to find…

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New Lifestyle Brand Created By And For Modern Moms Of Color Launches, Meet Sugaberry

In recent years content marketing has transitioned from a customization to personalization model. For example, Netflix’s original programming strategy was to provide viewers with a plethora of content from which they could choose what they wanted to view. Today, Netflix is responding to the demands of consumers, producing content to match their lifestyles and need…

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Utah Democrat diagnosed with coronavirus hospitalized after experiencing shortness of breath

In a statement from his office Sunday evening, the Utah Democrat said that the incident occurred Friday and stated that he had to receive oxygen through a mask after struggling to maintain proper oxygen levels in his blood. “I am now off oxygen and feeling relatively better,” McAdams said. “I’m very grateful to the skilled…

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TYLER PERRY STUDIOS’ NEW ORIGINAL DRAMA “TYLER PERRY’S RUTHLESS,” AVAILABLE NOW FOR STREAMING ON BET+ — swagher

The BET+ new original drama from Tyler Perry, “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless,” is available today exclusively across all platforms the service is available. The first three episodes, of the one-hour drama, are available now with new episodes launching every Thursday. “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless” is the first new original series from Tyler Perry to stream on BET+,…

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Harvey Weinstein Put In Isolation After Contracting Coronavirus In New York Prison

Original story: https://www.niagara-gazette.com/covid-19/at-new-york-prison-harvey-weinstein-put-in-isolation-after/article_26e38374-6c7d-11ea-9f8a-3b2c09e7817d.html ALBANY — Oscar-winning movie producer Harvey Weinstein, now one of New York’s most notorious prison inmates after being sentenced for sexual assault, has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, according to officials connected to the state prison system. Weinstein, who turned 68 last Thursday is being isolated at Wende Correctional Facility in…

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STREAM DISEASE BY TEE SLAVES

Indie Artist Tee Slaves drops this fast paced corona virus anthem entitled ‘Disease’. Read the lyrics below: everybody runninrunnin runninyou feel it cominyea its comin comineverybody out here runnin from diseasesound the alarmsbetter fall upon thy kneesyea its gettin hotsomeone turned up the degreessatan out here busywritten in the book of Job, wat a scene…

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Photographer Rocks the Music Scene

by Pamela Goldman Howard MacDonald Jr Photography LLC Howard MacDonald Jr. rocks out as a photographer of the contemporary music scene. His work captures the throbbing music, colors and light of the performing artist. He gets so close to the musicians, it’s as if he is practically on stage collaborating with the moment of exceptional…

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Coronavirus Outbreak 2020

by Pamela Goldman The infection named by The World Health Organization is called, COIVD-19. First starting in the town of Wuhan, China, this respiratory infection has become a world-wide pandemic reaching over 100 countries. Italy now has surpassed the deaths of China which was 3,250. Italy is now at 3,405 deaths. However, Italy said 99%…

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What to Buy (and What to Skip) to Prepare for Coronavirus

Originally post – https://elemental.medium.com/what-to-buy-and-what-to-skip-to-prepare-for-coronavirus-3b721d60eb82 Advice from people in quarantine about what you actually need — and how to make life work The World Health Organization has officially declared COVID-19 a pandemic, and if you’ve been hoping you can ignore coronavirus and it’ll just go away without affecting you or your family in some way, that’s…

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15 Black-Owned Services and Products to Keep You Busy While Social-Distancing — swagher

With the Coronavirus dominating the news and social media, you may want to find other activities to take your mind off things, decrease your worrying, and/or continue to work on your business or even yourself. So we looked at all of our clients, who are all black-owned businesses may we add, and found some things… 15…

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Blumhouse Productions + Universal Pictures: The Hunt – In Theaters Friday The 13th

The most talked about movie of the year is the one nobody has seen … yet. Twelve strangers wake up in a clearing. They don’t know where they are, or how they got there. They don’t know they’ve been chosen… for a very specific purpose … The Hunt. In the shadow of a dark internet conspiracy theory, a group…

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Sales of hand sanitizer spiked by 313% in one week — now New York state is making its own with prison labor

Story By CNBC Source URL: https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/companies/sales-of-hand-sanitizer-spiked-by-313percent-in-one-week-%e2%80%94-now-new-york-state-is-making-its-own-with-prison-labor/ar-BB10XoyP?ocid=spartandhp The fear of coronavirus, and its impact on global supply chains, has led to significant spikes in sales of specific products, including hand sanitizer.  © Provided by CNBC New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, introduces According to the most recent data from Nielsen provided to CNBC Make It, the…

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