Also contained in this collection are typed manuscript copies of many Spillane’s novels (Boxes 7 19). Many contain handwritten notes from Spillane and/or his editors. Several of the manuscripts, including the one for his first novel I, The Jury had been stored in a garage prior to Spillane gifting them to Sid Graedon, and show signs of aging as well as some fire damage.
Floyd’s death, as Minneapolis City Councilwoman Andrea Jenkins said, “was a symbol for a knee on the neck of black America.” That knee has been there for an unconscionably long time. Too long.Yahoo NewsTrump and remark draws outrage from all sidesIn threatening to use the military to shoot down looters in Minneapolis, President Trump was employing a phrase apparently coined by a Miami police chief in 1967, when his city was in the throes of protests over the department use of “stop and frisk” tactics that targeted African Americans. Trump post midnight tweet Friday, later repeated by the official White House account, drew widespread condemnation from almost across the political spectrum from presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden to the far right quasi militia Oath Keepers, whose members are drawn from the ranks of law enforcement and the military.
If Beijing is able to impose its will on Hong Kong without consequences, the government may feel emboldened to pursue similar actions with Taiwan, some experts fear.There are doubts, however, that any condemnation or economic punishment can do much to temper China’s behavior. Years of combative posturing between Beijing and the Trump administration over trade, territory in the South China Sea and most recently the coronavirus may have increased China’s tolerance for international disapproval, some experts say.Sanctions or tariffs may ultimately do more harm to the people of Hong Kong than to Beijing’s bottom line, economists argue. An aggressive move by Western nations may even backfire by providing evidence for Xi’s arguments against foreign interference in China’s affairs.
Nowitzki moved past Chamberlain (31,419 points) by making his first two shots of the game. The first was a 20 footer off an assist from Jalen Brunson. Then the 40 year old German took a feed from Luka Doncic and backed down Kenrich Williams before turning and launching from the top of the key..
Reuters reports Los Angeles is the latest among several cities in California to ban plastic bags. Other cities in California that have banned plastic bags include San Jose, San Francisco and Long Beach. According to Reuters, a total of about 45 other California cities have already banned use of plastic bags by grocery stores..