While many Democrats and liberal activists insisted the fight is not over, they face long odds, as key lawmakers have said they are not willing to eliminate the chamber’s supermajority filibuster rule for legislation.
After surviving the coronavirus, their worlds have been plunged into darkness by mucormycosis, a deadly post-covid fungus that often can be treated only by removing it from the infected area — and that area is often the eye.
The letter to school officials from Hannah-Jones’s lawyers arrived as pressure mounted on the university’s board of trustees to resolve an ongoing dispute with the award-winning journalist, who was recruited by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to teach in its journalism department.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is impeding the confirmation of James Kvaal, President Biden’s pick to head higher-education policy at the Education Department, to secure commitments on student loan reforms.