"Some people who are used to winning are having trouble playing fair. But America should not expect people of color to apologize for disassembling the vehicles that support racial inequality," writes @JanellRoss in a powerful essay https://t.co/uqXoHkHw1u
TW: discussion of suicide — News outlets have gotten a lot better about this, but I’m still seeing the phrase “committed suicide” a lot; AP and mental health professionals both recommend “died by suicide” or other framings that don’t suggest crime or sin https://t.co/6lwOk8Zy5c
"What the Israeli government initially called a real estate dispute between private parties has now spiraled toward outright war." @DaliaHatuqa reports on how East Jerusalem became the center of the storm https://t.co/8RHhwlms1N
India reports another 400,000+ cases, 4000+ death day
A sustained level of horribleness
And its not correct
True number surely closer to 25,000 deaths, 2-5 million infections today
Lots of ways to estimate but here's a simple one
Look at the crematoriums
Israeli police fired at Palestinian protesters at Al-Aqsa Mosque. More than 170 people were injured.
Protesters were showing support for Palestinian families facing eviction in occupied East Jerusalem.
The UN has called Israel's forced evictions a potential war crime. https://t.co/jBECcZXhux
Read @prachigu on what yoga fans owe India now:
"As an Indian American woman, the silence of white women who promote yoga as a lifestyle has compounded the offensiveness of this form of appropriation at a moment when India desperately seeks aid." https://t.co/Fk5wPEIL1c
🚨The South Asian Journalists Association is advising news organizations against using the term “India variant” or “Indian variant” when describing the new strain of the Covid-19 virus that reportedly originated out of India.
Read more about our guidance below: https://t.co/cqRxtzl7N2