Showing posts from July 26, 2020

Colonialism Made the Modern World. Let’s Remake It.

By BY ADOM GETACHEW Opinion This is what real “decolonization” should look like. New York Times Politics and Government, Black People, Arts and Antiquities Looting, Reparations, Slavery (Historical), Colonization, Black Lives Matter Movement July 27, 2020 at 05:00AM

What’s on TV Monday: A Penn and Teller Special and ‘Good Deeds’

By BY PETER LIBBEY Arts The illusionist duo’s second quarantine event airs on the CW. And a Tyler Perry romantic drama arrives on Netflix and Amazon. New York Times Television, Movies, Documentary Films and Programs July 27, 2020 at 05:00AM

Spain Quarantine, Russia Protests, Olivia de Havilland: Your Monday Briefing

By BY ISABELLA KWAI Briefing Here’s what you need to know. New York Times July 27, 2020 at 04:25AM

Transit Workers Were N.Y.C.’s Pandemic Lifeline. These 3 Paid a Price.

By BY JONAH MARKOWITZ AND CHRISTINA GOLDBAUM New York As train and bus operators served a city under siege, their ranks were battered. Now, as riders trickle back to public transit, workers are alarmed by the prospect of a second wave as they continue to cope with the trauma from the initial outbreak. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Transit Systems, Buses, Subways July 27, 2020 at 03:33AM

No Corrections: July 27, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Monday, July 27, 2020. New York Times July 27, 2020 at 03:10AM

Quotation of the Day: Lewis’s Funeral Procession Follows His Footsteps Across Bridge

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Monday, July 27, 2020. New York Times July 27, 2020 at 03:10AM

‘Perry Mason’ Season 1, Episode 6 Recap: Disorder in the Court

By BY SEAN T. COLLINS Arts Perry learns quickly that a courtroom isn’t the best place to get on-the-job training, especially with a case like this one. New York Times Television July 27, 2020 at 02:00AM

Federal Agents in Portland Are Generating Unrest Elsewhere as Well

By BY MIKE BAKER, THOMAS FULLER AND SHANE GOLDMACHER U.S. Galvanized in part by the deployment of federal agents in Portland, Ore., protesters across the country have returned to the streets. New York Times George Floyd Protests (2020), Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Federal-State Relations (US), Police July 27, 2020 at 12:24AM

Did Hearst’s Culture Kill Hearst’s Biggest Magazine Story?

By BY BEN SMITH Business The workplace environment at the company’s magazine division was troubled under Troy Young. And it may not have been good for ambitious investigative journalism, either. New York Times News and News Media, Appointments and Executive Changes, Workplace Environment July 27, 2020 at 12:00AM

Trump’s Nakedly Political Pandemic Pivot

By BY CHARLES M. BLOW Opinion This is how the president operates when he is desperate and in trouble. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Presidential Election of 2016, Polls and Public Opinion, Presidential Election of 2020, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) July 26, 2020 at 11:46PM

Sledding Athletes Are Taking Their Lives. Did Brain-Rattling Rides and High-Speed Crashes Damage Their Brains?

By BY MATTHEW FUTTERMAN Sports Not long ago, Pavle Jovanovic was among the world’s top bobsledders. In retirement, he battled mental illness and substance abuse. Were brain injuries the cause of his demise and that of others in his sport? New York Times Sports Injuries, Skeleton (Sport), Concussions, Bobsledding, Depression (Mental), Suicides and Suicide Attempts, Luge Racing July 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

‘Disabled People Love Clothes Too’

By BY KEAH BROWN Style But #disabledandcute influencers say the fashion industry has been slow to embrace them. New York Times Fashion and Apparel, Disabilities, Dresses, Jeans (Apparel), Zippers, Design, Americans With Disabilities Act July 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Slimmed-Down Baseball on TV Has Broadcast Workers Worried

By BY KEVIN DRAPER Sports Could changes to telecasts made during the coronavirus pandemic become more permanent? New York Times Baseball, Television, Layoffs and Job Reductions, Cameras, Stadiums and Arenas, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Freelancing, Self-Employment and Independent Contracting, Coronavirus Reopenings July 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Everlane’s Promise of ‘Radical Transparency’ Unravels

By BY JESSICA TESTA, VANESSA FRIEDMAN AND ELIZABETH PATON Fashion Employees past and present are challenging management, saying the company’s ethical image was an illusion. New York Times Layoffs and Job Reductions, Fashion and Apparel, Corporate Social Responsibility, Shopping and Retail, Workplace Environment, Start-ups, Discrimination, Advertising and Marketing, Design, Social Media, Race and Ethnicity, Labor and Jobs, Customer Relations, your-feed-fashion, your-feed-selfcare July 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Don’t Ban TikTok. Make an Example of It.

By BY KEVIN ROOSE Technology There is plenty the U.S. government could do to ensure that TikTok acts responsibly without getting rid of it altogether. New York Times Social Media, Politics and Government, Computers and the Internet, Surveillance of Citizens by Government, Data-Mining and Database Marketing, United States Politics and Government, Regulation and Deregulation of Industry, Censorship July 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Your Coronavirus Antibodies Are Disappearing. Should You Care?

By BY APOORVA MANDAVILLI Health Declining antibody levels do not mean less immunity, experts say. Besides, two widely used tests may detect the wrong antibodies. New York Times your-feed-science, Tests (Medical), Antibodies, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Immune System, Proteins July 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Well, Hello to You, Too

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Alan Arbesfeld opens our solving week in a very friendly way. New York Times Crossword Puzzles July 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Meet the 3 Spacecraft Heading to Mars This Summer

By BY ELEANOR LUTZ Science Three missions are headed to Mars this summer. They carry a wide array of instruments to explore the red planet. New York Times Perseverance (Mars Rover), Mars (Planet), Emirates Mars Mission, Tianwen-1 (Mars Mission), Robots and Robotics, Space and Astronomy July 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

El desafío de trabajar en una aplicación de citas y anhelar el amor

By BY LORÉ YESSUFF en Español Atender las quejas de los usuarios me enseñó a enteder mejor el deseo universal de ser amado y a encontrar la esperanza aún después de experimentar el rechazo y el desamor. New York Times Love (Emotion), Dating and Relationships, Black People, Single Persons, Online Dating July 26, 2020 at 09:00AM

Coronavirus, Hurricane Hanna, Regis Philbin: Your Weekend Briefing

By BY REMY TUMIN AND ELIJAH WALKER Briefing Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories. New York Times July 26, 2020 at 08:47AM

Empty Towers, No Power Lunches: Ghostly Midtown Is Omen for N.Y.C.

By BY MICHAEL WILSON New York 7,500 workers are missing from a famous building. A food cart sells 10 hot dogs a day. The virus’s effect on one block could be a vision of the city’s future. New York Times Real Estate (Commercial), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Shutdowns (Institutional) July 26, 2020 at 07:00AM

‘We Were Somewhere in the 50s When We Noticed a Brass Quartet’

By Unknown Author New York A face in the crowd, how to carry a rocking chair and more reader tales of New York City in this week’s Metropolitan Diary. New York Times July 26, 2020 at 07:00AM

Yes, Fake News Is a Problem. But There’s a Real News Problem, Too.

By BY JENNIFER SZALAI Books In “Ghosting the News,” Margaret Sullivan writes about the consequences of local newspapers closing across the country. New York Times Books and Literature, News and News Media, Newspapers July 26, 2020 at 06:47AM