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Words Meet Movement in Moving Verse

Jamaica, NY, June 27, 2022 –(PR.com)– “Moving Verse” presents dance choreography inspired by poetic words and expressions, a collaboration between poetry & dance. A project supporting the Building Equity Initiative for BIIPOC (Black, Immigrant, Indigenous, People of Color) Artists, sponsored by a grant from New York Community Trust, presented by Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning.When:…

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Me Too movement deserves more respect than the Heard-Depp trial gave it

The most publicised trial in recent history has come to an end. A US jury has ruled in actor Johnny Depp’s favour in a defamation suit against his ex-wife, Amber Heard, for a 2018 op-ed in which Heard called herself a “public figure representing domestic abuse” — without naming Depp. The jury found Heard had…

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Is the era of free movement for Chinese citizens coming to an end?

For people in China, being able to travel abroad is a freedom that wasn’t granted to them until the 1990s, when late Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping’s economic reforms prompted the country to open up to the outside world. But with the arrival of the pandemic, this freedom to travel has vanished at an alarming speed.China…

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Detroit’s Movement 2022 Lineup Announced: Carl Craig b2b James Murphy, Flying Lotus, and More

Movement Music Festival takes place from May 28-30 at Hart Plaza in Detroit. The full lineup has been announced today. It includes a special b2b set from Detroit techno icon Carl Craig and LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy, plus Flying Lotus, Skrillex, Jon Hopkins, Kevin Saunderson performing under the E-Dancer alias, 2 Chainz, the Blessed Madonna,…

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What the anti-lockdown movement stole from Black Lives Matter

Trending During the Black Lives Matter protests following George Floyd’s murder last year, every time I looked at Twitter I’d see see another shocking video of someone — almost always a person of colour — on the receiving end of excessive force from police. Traditionally, police have been the loudest voice in media coverage, but…

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Forward movement?

Morning all, happy Friday to you. Lots of striker rumours going around this morning. With Kylian Mbappe set for Real Madrid and Cristiano Ronaldo heading for Man City, there have been a flurry of rumours about our forwards. Juventus have apparently ‘made contact’ with Arsenal about Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, while according to other sources suggest they…

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Labour movement skeptical of Conservative pitch to workers

In his latest bid to moderate and soften his party’s positions, Erin O’Toole used his in-studio news conference in Ottawa on Monday to highlight the union-friendly policies in his party’s 2021 platform. Labour leaders more accustomed to campaigning against Conservative governments aren’t buying it.Conservative Party Leader Erin O’Toole greets employees at a trucking company during…

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The Union Movement Hits Museums Nationwide

Eager unionistas may be disappointed once they join up — and see the results. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE A bout 20 museum staffs have either unionized in the last year or are trying to form unions. Until now, museum unions have been few, far between, and mostly limited to guards and clerical workers. Now, after the…