Day: November 27, 2021

Health & Wellness

What’s Causing COVID Second Wave, Third Wave Surge

Lisa Maragakis, M.D., M.P.H.The overall pattern of the coronavirus pandemic so far has been a series of COVID-19 waves: surges in new cases followed by declines.Why does this happen? What will the future hold? Lisa Maragakis, M.D., M.P.H., an infectious disease specialist at Johns Hopkins Medicine, sheds light on what we know now about COVID-19 […]readmore

Obituary

Lolita Standard

Obituary – March 21st, 1940 – September 20th, 2021 On Thursday, March 21st, 1940, Lolita Joan Standard was born to John and Violet Standard in Brooklyn, New York. She was the middle child of three siblings. Her brothers George Brown and Eduardo Standard, both have preceded her in death.Lolita, Lo, Mama Lo, Auntie Lo, Grand […]readmore

Health & Wellness

Fauci Warns: Time Running Short to Prevent ‘Dangerous’ Covid Surge

Coronavirus cases rising across the country for the first time in weeks as experts fear Thanksgiving will fuel a further increaseThe US government’s chief medical adviser Dr Anthony Fauci warned on Sunday that time was running short to prevent a “dangerous” new surge of Covid-19 infections from overwhelming the upcoming holiday season.Coronavirus cases across the […]readmore

Sports

To Play or Not to Play

By Eddie CastroThe Covid-19 Pandemic changed the entire sports world as we know it. Several sporting events were postponed and the excitement of going to a game and hearing the great roar from the crowd was no more. As the sports world begin to return to “normal”, there have been athletes who have been critical […]readmore

Justice Matters

Statements on the Rittenhouse Trial Verdict

As we go into this Thanksgiving, we are confronted with the fact of a teenaged vigilante armed with an assault rifle who killed two unarmed people and wounded a third, is found not guilty by a jury. Below are some of the statements of outrage.On the opposite page is a snapshot from the past in […]readmore

Black History

Police Control of the Slave in South Carolina

The following brief look at insurrections in the Carolinas, are continuing excerpts from a Vanderbilt University Ph. D thesis written in 1914. This was 49 years after the end of slavery, and yet the writer, Howell M. Henry, shows himself to be very much a part of the mentality that can empathize with people-owners and […]readmore

What's Going On

What’s Going On – 11/27

AUTUMN IN AMERICA For 85 glorious minutes, on Friday,11/19 Vice President Kamala Harris was acting U.S. President while Joe Biden was sedated for a medical procedure. Last week, WGO referenced her sinking poll numbers, possibly instigated from right wing media disinformation. A recent Vanity Fair essay about her office was unflattering. What VP Harris needs […]readmore