September 21, 2021

Headlines for July 23, 2021

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Tokyo Olympics Kick Off Amid COVID Surge, Protests; Italy Unveils New Pass for Vaccinated PeopleMissouri Hospital Worker Warns COVID Surge Will Get Worse; 20% of L.A.'s Cases Are Vaccinated People
U.S. Imposes New Cuba Sanctions as 400+ Noted Activists, Political Figures Call for End to EmbargoRep. Hank Johnson, Prominent Black Voting Rights Advocates Arrested at Pro-Democracy DemonstrationIndian Farmworkers Renew Protests Against Neoliberal Agricultural ReformsSouth Africa Updates Death Toll from Unrest to at Least 337 People20 Refugees Likely Dead After Mediterranean ShipwreckU.S. Launches Airstrikes in Afghanistan; House Votes to Issue More Special Visas for AfghansSenate Cmte. Votes in Favor of Upping Military Budget by $25 BillionProtesters Condemn UAE Plan to Extradite Ex-Guantánamo Prisoner, Demand Justice for All DetaineesLabor and Healthcare Advocates Call on Biden to Stop Closure of Largest U.S. Generic Drugs PlantHouse Cmte. Considers AOC's Public Banking Proposal to Democratize Financial ServicesUNESCO Refrains from Listing Great Barrier Reef as "In Danger" Despite Major Climate-Induced Damage