Toxic History, Poisoned Water: The Story of Flint

Toxic History, Poisoned Water: The Story of Flint

“If you were going to put something in a population to keep people down for generations to come, it would be lead,” Hanna-Attisha writes. It is presumably probably the most studied neurotoxin. But Clark describes the way it was embraced by America anyway, as a “key to prosperity,” added to brass fixtures and paint — […]

Worthy of a Romance Novel, With a Touch of Mystery

Worthy of a Romance Novel, With a Touch of Mystery

Lauren Rae Pomerantz, an Emmy-winning author and producer, was new to Tinder when she got here throughout the profile of Elizabeth Higgins Clark, additionally a author. “I was nervous about the swiping,” mentioned Ms. Pomerantz, 38, of that second in Los Angeles three years in the past. “Elizabeth had a great photo with just her […]

Grandmas and Grandpas Are a Kid’s Natural Allies in These Books

Grandmas and Grandpas Are a Kid’s Natural Allies in These Books

Needless to say, babies received’t be studying this assessment. It is aimed squarely on the grown-ups who purchase image books, borrow them, give them as presents and browse them aloud to youngsters. Of all these transactions — shopping for, borrowing, giving and studying aloud — the one that basically counts is the final. Reading a […]

The Serious Business of the Literary Party

The Serious Business of the Literary Party

Building buzz and elevating money — the publishing social circuit is sweet for greater than free booze. ImageEva Chen, director of trend partnerships at Instagram, Martha Stewart and activist DeRay Mckesson at a celebration hosted by People journal throughout Book Expo America.CreditRebecca Smeyne for The New York Times Last month, whereas mingling in a crowded […]

What We Learned From the Videos of Stephon Clark Being Killed by Police

What We Learned From the Videos of Stephon Clark Being Killed by Police

We additionally reviewed Sacramento Police Department policies and worldwide pointers, and talked to consultants about police conduct. Why are we doing this, and what does it clarify? Our purpose was to shed new gentle on what occurred throughout the encounter and to clarify why it escalated so rapidly. It’s an in depth have a look […]

Dwight Clark, 61, Dies; Made a Touchdown Catch for the Ages

Dwight Clark, 61, Dies; Made a Touchdown Catch for the Ages

By the early 1990s, Clark’s catch had turn into essentially the most requested clip within the archives of NFL Films, which was charging as much as $5,000 for its use. “It’s the most romantic moment we’ve captured in football in the past 25 years,” Steve Sabol, the president of NFL Films, instructed The New York […]

Official Autopsy of Stephon Clark Questions Earlier Findings

Official Autopsy of Stephon Clark Questions Earlier Findings

An official post-mortem report launched Tuesday on the dying of Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man who was fatally shot by two Sacramento law enforcement officials in March, varies considerably from a non-public post-mortem that contended he was hit primarily whereas going through away from the officers. Mr. Clark, 22, was hit by seven bullets, […]

Opinion

Opinion

Stephon Clark, 22, was unarmed when the Sacramento police stumbled on him in his grandmother’s yard, shot him eight instances — largely within the again — and killed him. The two officers have been responding to a report of automobile break-ins. The tragedy grew to become California’s newest addition to the lengthy listing of high-profile […]

Opinion

Opinion

SACRAMENTO — As the California solar burned away the haze on Easter Eve, just a few hundred folks gathered at yet one more rally for Stephon Clark on the picturesque Cesar E. Chavez Plaza throughout from City Hall. Clark is the unarmed black man, a younger father of two boys, who was shot to loss […]

Sheriff’s Vehicle Hits Woman at Stephon Clark Protest in Sacramento

Sheriff’s Vehicle Hits Woman at Stephon Clark Protest in Sacramento

A spokesman for the patrol’s South Sacramento workplace, Officer Michael Bradley, mentioned it was investigating a collision that occurred round 9:30 p.m. exterior the town limits close to the nook of Florin Road and 65th Street. No additional particulars had been launched. Some Twitter customers recommended that the second car had sped up to be […]