Category Archives: Viva!

Immigrants in Ohio | American Immigration Council

The top countries of origin for immigrants were India (11 percent of immigrants), Mexico (8 percent), China (6 percent), the Philippines (3 percent), and Canada (3 percent).

Source: Immigrants in Ohio | American Immigration Council

United We Vote – HeadCount

In an effort to support grassroots movements everywhere, we are offering resources to anyone wishing to register voters in public spaces – whether it be a rally, in a community meeting, in a classroom, a place of worship or a local business. We aim to empower individuals and groups, and drive positive outcomes out of the painful moments so many have endured on the path to change.

Source: United We Vote – HeadCount

Hackers Convinced Twitter Employee to Help Them Hijack Accounts – VICE

The accounts were taken over using an internal tool at Twitter, according to the sources, as well as screenshots of the tool obtained by Motherboard. One of the screenshots shows the panel and the account of Binance; Binance is one of the accounts that hackers took over today. According to screenshots seen by Motherboard, at least some of the accounts appear to have been compromised by changing the email address associated with them using the tool. In all, four sources close to or inside the underground hacking community provided Motherboard with screenshots of the user tool. Two sources said the Twitter panel was also used to change ownership of some so-called OG accounts—accounts that have a handle consisting of only one or two characters—as well as facilitating the tweeting of the cryptocurrency scams from the high profile accounts.

Source: Hackers Convinced Twitter Employee to Help Them Hijack Accounts – VICE

8 world leaders seek equal access to Covid-19 vaccine, Justin Trudeau says it will save lives – world news – Hindustan Times

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joined the world leaders in demanding equitable access to coronavirus disease vaccine when it is developed. He co-authored an article on the issue along with leaders of Spain, New Zealand, South Korea, Ethiopia and three other countries which seeks cooperation from various countries in manufacturing and distributing a Covid-19 vaccine.

Source: 8 world leaders seek equal access to Covid-19 vaccine, Justin Trudeau says it will save lives – world news – Hindustan Times

Photoessay: Old normal — Ming Thein | Photographer

It’s hard to imagine this set was shot just a month before COVID threw a wrench into everything – I wonder if we’ll ever see the same kind of energy and vibrancy again, or if we do, how long it’ll take to overcome the collective paranoia that the person coughing next to you might be […]

Photoessay: Old normal — Ming Thein | Photographer

N.J. can ‘go after’ travelers who violate coronavirus quarantine, Murphy says – nj.com

“Something will happen to you,” Murphy said during the appearance on 1010 WINS in New York City. “If you’re a real knucklehead and you come in and you flagrantly violate this, the commissioner of health in New Jersey has the teeth to go after you. And she won’t hesitate to do that.” “We’re just asking folks to do the right thing here,” he added.

 

Source: N.J. can ‘go after’ travelers who violate coronavirus quarantine, Murphy says – nj.com

Is Reopening Schools As Easy As Trump Seems to Think? — Rcooley123’s Blog

The following was recently shared on Facebook by Gary Mack. It illustrates quite well the contrast of Donald Trump’s call for the reopening of schools with the reality of what would be involved in actually doing so in a responsible manner. In terms of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and this country’s response to it, the […]

Is Reopening Schools As Easy As Trump Seems to Think? — Rcooley123’s Blog