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A Black woman invented a marijuana appliance. To her, equity and normalization are key.


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Congresswoman's exit prompts question of equity amid scandal

Congresswoman's exit prompts question of equity amid scandalThe resignation of a female Democratic congresswoman over a consensual, sexual relationship with a campaign aide has sparked questions about whether women are held to higher standards in public life. At the center of the controversy is Katie Hill, a first-term lawmaker from California and a rising Democratic Party star. In a video released Monday, Hill said she was stepping down because she was “fearful of what might come next” following the online publication of explicit pictures that outed her relationship with a female staffer.



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Hunter Biden is stepping down from the board of a Chinese private equity firm as Trump alleges corruption

Hunter Biden is stepping down from the board of a Chinese private equity firm as Trump alleges corruptionIn a statement posted online, Biden's lawyer said he would also avoid all foreign business dealings.



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Virginia Governor Vows He Won't Resign, to Focus on Race Equity

Virginia Governor Vows He Won't Resign, to Focus on Race EquityNortham spoke to reporters from the Washington Post for 30 minutes on Saturday in the formal front parlor of the 1813 Executive Mansion in Richmond, Virginia. Separately, Northam’s deputy, Virginia Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax, is under increasing pressure to resign over allegations of sexual assault. Northam said he’s asked his cabinet secretaries to come up with specific proposals to begin addressing issues of inequality, such as expanding access to health care, housing and transportation, and to begin reporting those suggestions on Monday.



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