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32BJ, Nurses Unions React to Police Killing of George Floyd
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32BJ, Nurses Unions React to Police Killing of George Floyd

As millions of Americans sheltered in place in what many expected to be a sleepy Memorial Day — it became anything but after the killing of George Floyd by Minnesota cops went viral.   The latest killing of an unarmed Black citizen by police superseded the sacrifice of America’s war veterans in the minds of…

NYC Public Advocate, Others Jeer Expansion of Religious Exemption Law
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NYC Public Advocate, Others Jeer Expansion of Religious Exemption Law

New York, NY – This past week, Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams issued a statement opposing a proposed Department of Labor Rule that would expand the ability of employers to claim religious exemption “and so excuse any potential discriminatory conduct as necessary in keeping with the practice of their faith.” The U. S. Department of…