A racist white man who rented property to a Black family with children has been given a relatively light prison sentence after he pleaded guilty and openly admitted to being motivated by his racism for discriminating against and "threatening to kill" the tenants in North Carolina. The "justice" was far from swift.
Douglas Matthew Gurkins was sentenced nearly six years after he drove to the Black family's home in Greenville and threatened them with bodily harm while "yelling racial slurs" because he said they did not "belong" there.... Read more
On Tuesday (Nov 24), the National Recording Academy received an onslaught of tweets from fans and celebrities inquiring about a few of 2020's most notable albums, including projects by Lil Baby among many others, but when it came to the snubbing of one of this year's biggest artists, many artists and fans alike are asking "what happened?"
This week music's premier association revealed their nominations and as always some folks were left with the struggle face. One performer's fan base is making it clear that their favorite crooner was robbed. On Tuesday the 63rd annual Grammy Award nominations were announced. As spotted on Complex The Weeknd wasn't slotted for one award. Given [...]
In observation of the Thanksgiving holiday, the situation update and weekly report for COVID-19 will not be updated today. Updates will resume tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 27. The daily situation update will be released at 11 a.m. The weekly report will be released in the afternoon.
The Situation Update for COVID-19 posted on Saturday, Nov. 28 will include data for two days: Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27.... Read more