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Can Dr. Eugene Gu explain how black man arrested for assaulting elderly Asian woman (and convicted for killing his mom) is a victim of ‘our system of white supremacy’?

Here’s an update on the recent assault of a 65-year-old Asian woman by a black male suspect:Update: The black male suspect wanted over the brutal beating of a 65-year-old Asian woman has been arrested & identified as Brandon Elliot. He had been released from prison & is serving parole for killing his own mother.—…

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‘What a freakin’ joke’: Here’s one of the first steps Kamala Harris is taking to address border crisis ‘root causes’

Last week President Biden put VP Kamala Harris in charge of dealing with the massive surge at the border, but she’s taking a more “root causes” approach because it’ll help the Democrat narrative — but we’ll get to how in a second: I spoke with President Giammattei of Guatemala today to discuss coordinated action to…

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Andrew Cuomo, the Creepy Tyrant of Albany

Andrew Cuomo has been mired in scandal for weeks, for actions that, in some cases, date back years. To what extent has the governor’s bullying been hiding in plain sight? On Episode 28 of The Politics of Everything, hosts Laura Marsh and Alex Pareene look into the long history of Cuomo’s coercive approach to state politics, why he’s so…

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How an Upper West Side Hotel Came to Embody the City’s Failure on Homelessness

Last March, before the coronavirus was declared an emergency in the state, New York City seemed to be on the cusp of a gorgeous seasonal change. Thousands of hotel rooms across the boroughs had been booked for business trips, spring break sojourns, and weekend holidays. By the end of the month, many of these reservations…

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A Rust Belt City’s New Working Class

To grow up in Pittsburgh in the 1990s and 2000s—as I did—was to experience something paradoxical: slow-motion whiplash. In my early childhood, everyone seemed to agree that the city was dying around us—another victim of deindustrialization and globalization and a general brain drain, the factories gone forever and talented young people fleeing for greener pastures.…

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Shift vs 3DS and Wii U in the US Sales Comparison

by William D’Angelo , posted 1 hour ago / 299 ViewsThe VGChartz sales comparison series of articles are updated monthly and each one focuses on a different sales comparison using our estimated video game hardware figures. The charts include comparisons between the 7th generation and 8th generation platforms, as well as comparisons within the 8th…

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Unusual Gaming News, March 2021

by Patrick Day-Childs , posted 1 hour ago / 333 ViewsMarch has been a particularly good month for weird and unusual news; it seemed like every day I looked at the gaming news something odder had happened. I’ll kick things off with probably the weirdest thing I saw this month. Billions of Crabs Could Run…

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PlayStation Plus Games for April 2021 Announced

by William D’Angelo , posted 3 hours ago / 426 ViewsSony Interactive Entertainment on the PlayStation Blog has revealed the PlayStation Plus games for April 2021, which will be available from Tuesday, April 6, 2021 to Monday, May 3. Check out the latest information below: PlayStation 5 Oddworld: Soulstorm (Oddworld Inhabitants) – Oddworld‘s Abe returns in this action adventure…

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Dead or Alive Director Yohei Shimbori Leaves Koei Tecmo

by William D’Angelo , posted 3 hours ago / 216 ViewsDead or Alive director Yohei Shimbori via Twitter announced he has left Koei Tecmo. “As of today, I have left Koei Tecmo Games,” Shimbori said in a Tweet translated by Gematsu. “I worked on Dead or Alive for 16 years, and while there were times I was…

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Struggling EX Layer: Another Dash Launches for Switch from April in the West

by William D’Angelo , posted 3 hours ago / 194 ViewsArika announced Fighting EX Layer: Another Dash will launch for the Nintendo Switch via the eShop in North America and Europe in April. The game is out now in Japan as a free download.  In Japan, the free download includes the Arcade Mode and local…