Notably, my parents had to pull me out of my majority-muslim private school in 2001 because of daily anti-Muslim protests, multiple BOMB threats, and a general societal pressure to assimilate or face the consequences of prejudice. But you're right, overall pretty calm. https://t.co/b3f8cUCykl … [Read more...] about New York Times writer Paul Krugman’s bad 9/11 tweets have united the country—against him
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The 'New Space India Limited (NSIL), a PSU under the Department of Space, will endeavour to re-orient space activities from a 'supply driven' model to a "demand driven model, thereby ensuring optimum utilisation of our space model, thereby ensuring optimum utilisation of our space assets,” it had said. … [Read more...] about Laws being put in place to ease business environment for private sector in space segment: ISRO
The demand for Sollis Health’s services reveals how America’s wealthy are staying safe amid a pandemic: by bringing healthcare to themselves. While most Americans are able to access doctors over telehealth platforms, they still have to contend with a broken medical system, including hospitals that at times have no space for new patients and an inability to get test results in a timely fashion. Contrary to what some thought at the beginning of the pandemic, COVID-19 has not been some great class equalizer. Data show that Black, Latino, and Native Americans have suffered greater hospitalization and death from the disease compared with their white counterparts, because of an array of systemic barriers including poverty. It should not be surprising then that for the right price, a person can avoid overwhelmed hospitals, testing shortages, and even a week-long delay in receiving test results. … [Read more...] about The hottest new amenity for the rich? On-demand doctors and COVID-19 tests
The controversial political campaigner in Biden’s team was expected to create a divide in the South Asian community in the US due to his close ties with the BJP in India.Jani’s father, Suresh Jani, was the founder of the Overseas Friends of BJP in the US. This created a backlash and he was relieved from his role as the Muslim Outreach Coordinator, and was replaced by Farooq Mitha, a former Muslim advisor to the Clinton campaign. … [Read more...] about Meet the 7 Indians playing a key role in the 2020 US Presidential campaign
On October 31, Chen Hogbo, a researcher associated with China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC), which is responsible for the development of the reusable craft, told Xinhua that unlike traditional one-off spacecraft, the new spacecraft will fly into the sky like an aircraft. … [Read more...] about China’s reusable spacecraft | How will it change space travel?