Families of Americans missing in Ukraine speak out

The executive arm of the European Union recommended Friday that Ukraine become a candidate for membership, the first step in a process that could take decades. The endorsement is set to be discussed by the bloc’s leaders next week in Brussels. “Ukraine has clearly demonstrated its aspiration and determination to live up to European values … Read more

The TikTok Disability Community Forgave Lizzo After She Used a Slur

Listeners of Lizzo’s new single “Grrrls” quickly criticized her use of an ableist slur. Within a few days, Lizzo had apologized and re-released the song with new lyrics. The disabled community on TikTok hopes celebrities take note of how Lizzo handled the situation. Loading Something is loading. When Lizzo released her new single “Grrrls” on … Read more

Texas A & M’s Unreported Foreign Funding

Intellectual property theft and economic espionage by foreign governments have become major problems at US colleges and universities. That’s why federal law requires colleges to report foreign-sourced gifts and contracts worth at least $ 250,000 in a calendar year. The Education Department in 2019 launched an investigation into foreign funding at several prominent American institutions … Read more

Silence on the stock selloff

President Biden has been talking a lot about inflation, making sure Americans know he feels their pain. “Inflation is sapping the strength of a lot of families,” Biden said at a union gathering in Philadelphia on June 14. “Jobs are back, but prices are still too high. COVID is down, but gas prices are up. … Read more

Why Is ‘Lightyear’ Pixar’s First Movie Back in Theaters?

With the computer-animated spinoff LightyearDisney’s Pixar Animation Studios is looking to pull off the intellectual-property version of its hero Buzz Lightyear’s famous rallying cry, To infinity and beyond! That is, to create a new movie franchise around an action figure based on a fictional movie character in another animated franchise. To create a kind of … Read more

Texas A & M’s Unreported Foreign Funding

Intellectual property theft and economic espionage by foreign governments have become major problems at US colleges and universities. That’s why federal law requires colleges to report foreign-sourced gifts and contracts worth at least $ 250,000 in a calendar year. The Education Department in 2019 launched an investigation into foreign funding at several prominent American institutions … Read more

This father has photographed his son all his life. He hopes to change the world’s view of Black families

Rashod Taylor’s son, LJ, lies in his fort built partially with an American flag. “LJ is always making forts,” Taylor said, “and on this particular day, he wanted me to photograph him in one that he put together.” A father hopes photos of his son can change the world’s view of Black families Photographs by … Read more