NSW Police Commissioner Mick Fuller said the military would provide round-the-clock aerial and other surveillance to enforce the closure. Victoria's only other internal border, with South Australia state, has been closed since March 22 under previous coronavirus measures. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus impact | Australia closes state border for first time in 100 years after COVID-19 spike
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And if that isn’t challenging enough, thanks to the pandemic, U.S. consulates have hit pause on processing routine visas (such as the ones students need to get into the country—even if they were already accepted into an academic program here). A Wall Street Journal report points out, “Typically, a student can’t enter the U.S. on a valid visa after their program’s start date.” … [Read more...] about ICE tells foreign college students they may not be able to stay in the U.S.
This is why you should just ask if you want to find out what people think about something. Sure, there are instances in which they may not want to answer this truthfully, but that is quite different from saying that they are unaware of their thoughts. Generally speaking, people are not just conscious of their biases, but also quite proud of them. They have nurtured these beliefs through many years, often starting in childhood, when their parents, family, friends, and other well-meaning adults socialized the dominant cultural stereotypes into them. We are what we believe, and our identity and self-concept are engrained in our deepest personal biases. (The euphemism for these is core values.) … [Read more...] about Science explains why unconscious bias training won’t reduce workplace racism. Here’s what will
The core business, irrespective of valuation, may find takers because of the needs of consumers. The millennial working population and urban consumers - whom Ola caters to - do not have a better option, said an investor in the ride-hailing space, requesting anonymity. For safety and comfort, after the pandemic, a cab may still be better than public transport, only rivalled by purchasing your own vehicle. … [Read more...] about Uber and Ola, battered by the virus, stare at uncertain future
Monique Melton: Unity Over ComfortMonique Melton, a podcast host and anti-racism educator, offers classes on her website that teach you how to identify and eliminate racism. On Melton’s website you’ll find an Anti-Racism 101 Crash Course, a Unity Over Comfort 10-week anti-racism learning program, and the Unity Over Comfort curriculum—which dives in deeper on anti-racism education on steps to eliminating racism. This curriculum features weekly 90-minute sessions for 12 weeks, weekly assignments, and live Q&A sessions with Melton. … [Read more...] about These 7 courses will teach you how to be anti-racist