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Florida breaks record with more than 21,000 new COVID cases

Florida breaks record with more than 21,000 new COVID cases:

Florida reported 21,683 new cases of COVID-19, the state’s highest one-day total since the start of the pandemic, according to federal health data released Saturday, as its theme park resorts again started asking visitors to wear masks indoors.

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She risked everything to expose Facebook. Now she’s telling her story.

Karen Hao reports in Technology Review:

The world first learned of Sophie Zhang in September 2020, when BuzzFeed News obtained and published highlights from an abridged version of her nearly 8,000-word exit memo from Facebook.

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Daily Life

Florida averages 15,780+ cases per day as delta variant continues fueling surge

Florida continues to see more COVID-19 cases and increasing hospitalizations as the state ramps up vaccination efforts against the virus.
— Read on www.clickorlando.com/news/local/2021/07/30/florida-averages-15780-cases-per-day-as-delta-variant-continues-fueling-surge/

We are back in top- exceeding the highest numbers of covid since we started. 9 كلمات أخرى

Leadership

Don't Politicise Vaccines!

One of the reasons American politics are so toxic is that so many issues have become intrinsically bound to a political party. If you take a particular stance on an issue then you are expected to affiliate yourself with a party and support its views on every other issue. 459 كلمة أخرى

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What does Tigray’s latest victory mean for East Africa?

The unprecedented victory of the Tigrayan rebel forces at the end of June against two of Africa’s strongest armies has sent shockwaves across East Africa. Such a victory against well-funded government forces is something that has not been seen globally since the Islamic State’s rout of the Iraqi army in June 2014. 555 كلمة أخرى

Africa

Painting sideways.

Work in Progress

The Baroness is certain she’s spent more than 60 hours hard at work at her easel on this piece. It is obviously not done….you see, in order to avoid falling off a ladder, the Baroness turns the canvas sideways to work, and then reorients the position to check progress! 15 كلمة أخرى

Art

an incredible hand

Pretty much played well by all three players, and the sportscaster analysis is excellent, as well

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