Justice Department brands NYC an ‘anarchist jurisdiction’ targeted for defunding

The Justice Department declared New York City, Portland and Seattle as ‘anarchist jurisdictions that can have federal funding ripped away for failing to clamp down on violence according to its criteria.  El Departamento de Justicia de Bill Barr califica a Nueva York, Portland y Seattle como ‘jurisdicciones anarquistas’ apuntadas a la desfinanciación con miles deContinue reading “Justice Department brands NYC an ‘anarchist jurisdiction’ targeted for defunding”

In His New Album, Jazz Giant Chick Corea Takes On Classical Music : NPR

Jazz superstar Chick Corea’s new album Plays features solo piano live performances with takes on classical and jazz pieces by Scarlatti, Chopin, Bill Evans, and Thelonious Monk. El nuevo álbum de la superestrella del jazz Chick Corea, Plays, presenta actuaciones en vivo de piano solo con versiones clásicas y de jazz de Scarlatti, Chopin, BillContinue reading “In His New Album, Jazz Giant Chick Corea Takes On Classical Music : NPR”

John Coltrane: Giant Steps: 60th Anniversary Edition review | John Fordham’s jazz album of the month

This celebratory reissue includes outtakes that confirm the original’s brilliance and the sense of a genius in transition. Esta reedición de celebración incluye tomas descartadas que confirman la brillantez del original y el sentido de un genio en transición. John Coltrane: Giant Steps: 60th Anniversary Edition review | John Fordham’s jazz album of the monthContinue reading “John Coltrane: Giant Steps: 60th Anniversary Edition review | John Fordham’s jazz album of the month”

Trump’s gene comments ‘indistinguishable from Nazi rhetoric’, expert on Holocaust says

“You have good genes. A lot of it’s about the genes isn’t it, don’t you believe? The racehorse theory you think was so different? You have good genes in Minnesota.” “Tienes buenos genes. Mucho de esto se trata de los genes, ¿no crees? ¿La teoría del caballo de carreras crees que era tan diferente? TienesContinue reading “Trump’s gene comments ‘indistinguishable from Nazi rhetoric’, expert on Holocaust says”

Puerto Rico sees more pain and little progress three years after Hurricane Maria

“As a community social worker, I can tell you that Puerto Rico’s recovery, if it can be called that, didn’t come thanks to the government. It came from nonprofit associations, it came from the neighbors themselves. It came from foundations. It came from the hands of other people who supported the families that suffered theContinue reading “Puerto Rico sees more pain and little progress three years after Hurricane Maria”

Canada ‘could lose ability’ to manage coronavirus pandemic

Chief public health officer issues warning after country reports worrying recent spike in new COVID-19 cases. Canadá ‘podría perder capacidad’ para gestionar la pandemia de coronavirus: en directo El director de salud pública emite una advertencia después de que el país informa sobre el aumento reciente de nuevos casos de COVID-19.

US coronavirus: More than half of states are reporting more new cases as the country nears 200,000 deaths

The United States is closing in on the somber milestone of 200,000 deaths from Covid-19 as more than half of states are reporting a rise in cases. US coronavirus: More than half of states are reporting more new cases as the country nears 200,000 deaths – CNN The World Health Organization (WHO) advised governments inContinue reading “US coronavirus: More than half of states are reporting more new cases as the country nears 200,000 deaths”