Everything You Need to Know About Nurse Ratched Before Watching the New Netflix Show

When the world first meets Nurse Ratched, the cruel asylum nurse in Ken Kesey’s 1962 novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, she’s characterized in terrifying terms. She’s too comfortable unlocking doors, her movements sudden and unsettling. Cold air seems … Read more…

We All Need to Work Together to Encourage and Promote Participation in Youth Sports

By ADM Brett P. Giroir, MD, Assistant Secretary for Health and LCDR Katrina L. Piercy, PhD, RD, Physical Activity and Nutrition Advisor, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion … Read post News & Events SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN-http://www.acrx.org -As millions … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — September 17, 2020: New Stimulus is Needed — Donald Trump Challenged — Black Families Purchase 97 Acres

1. On this Pelosi and Trump Can Agree: A New and Fatter Stimulus Plan is Needed What You Need To Know: Perhaps it was the ABC News Town Hall Tuesday night with real, concerned voters, perhaps he saw the What … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — September 11, 2020: Divine 9 Roundtable — Early Voting — No New Stimulus Bill

1. Get Ready for Early Voting 2. Target to Increase Representation of Black Employees by 20% in 3 Years 3. Coronavirus Update: Lawmakers Fail to Pass New Stimulus Bill Before the Election 4. White Professor Who Lived As a Black … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — September 9, 2020: DeJoy Under The Microscope — Breonna Taylor Update — Free Hotspots to Students

1. Postmaster Campaign Donations Conduct Under Congressional Microscope What You Need To Know: Embattled Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, he, of the recent alleged mail-in ballot slow down controversy, is embroiled in yet another high profile inquest regarding possible malfeasance. 2. … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — September 4, 2020: Voter Suppression Attempt? — Coronavirus Update — March Murder of a Black Man

1. Another Attempt At Voter Suppression?   What You Need To Know: Trump administration officials are trying to make sense of, or rationalize, his latest off the cuff suggestion about trying to vote twice to make sure one’s vote is … Read more…

Must Read: What Happened to Need Supply and Totokaelo, Designers Reflect on the Future of Fashion

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. What happened to Need Supply and TotokaeloThe already-challenged retail sector has been hit hard by the coronavirus. Need Supply and Totokaelo are the latest boutiques to close up shop, facing … Read more…

News24.com | CSA might need total collapse before it can be saved, says former Proteas selector

Hugh Page, who already last year organised a grassroots initiative bemoaning the state of SA cricket, says independent governance is sorely needed but the right people are needed for it. Sport Top Stories BEST DEAL UPDATE: Lorna Jane Active Outlet … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — August 31, 2020: Remembering Chadwick Boseman — Covid-19 Vaccine — Commitment March

1. Chadwick Boseman: Black Excellence and Inspiration What You Need To Know: To so many, Chadwick Boseman, the lovely, talented man, was a real-life Super Hero. 2. Thousands Travel to D.C. For Racial Justice on Anniversary of 1963 March What … Read more…

‘We Need To Demand Change’: Activist Walks 750 Miles To Join March On Washington | NBC News NOW

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WATCH: What You Need To Know — August 28, 2020: Athletes Take A Stand — CDC Backlash — Time Off to Vote

1. Professional Athletes Take a Stand 2. Final Night of RNC 3. Coronavirus Update: CDC Director Reverses Testing Guidelines After Backlash 4. Companies Step Up and Give Employees Time Off to Vote 5. Tapping Into The $ 15 Billion Influencer … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — August 27, 2020: Prepare To Vote — White BLM Protesters — Testing Guidelines Raises Concern

1. Prepare to Vote Like Your Life Depends on it. Registration Deadlines 2. Republican National Convention 3. Coronavirus Update: CDC’s Reversal on Testing Guidelines Raises Concern 4. White BLM Protesters Harass White Diners For Not Raising Fists in Support 5. … Read more…

NBA YoungBoy “Murder Business,” HOTBOII ft. Lil Baby “Don’t Need Time (Remix)” & More | Daily Visuals 8.26.20

Source: Gary Miller / Getty Say what you will about today’s generation of rappers and how they go about their business, but on the low NBA YoungBoy is one of the hardest working rappers in the game as it seems … Read more…

“We Don’t Need Men To Save Us.” WNBA Star Candace Parker on Making Her Vote Count on the 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage

I didn’t realize the world saw women as “less” until I started school. I’ll say that again: the moment I stepped out of the comfort of my family’s home, I noticed the world saw women as less than everyone else. … Read more…

The White House counselor’s husband, George Conway, is also stepping away from Lincoln Project. Both cite a need to focus on family

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway announced Sunday evening she will leave her post at the end of the month and George Conway said he was withdrawing from the Lincoln Project, both citing a need to focus on their family. CNN.com … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — August 19, 2020: Democratic National Convention — Parental Paid Leave — Fashion Nova Faux Pas

1. Democratic National Convention 2. Postal Service Halts Some Operational Changes After Outcry 3. Coronavirus Update: Parents May Qualify for Unemployment or Paid Leave If Schools Close This Fall 4. Class, Decency and Common Civility Live Through Presumptive Presidential and … Read more…

The Secret Service bought phone location data, dodging the need for a warrant

A newly released Secret Service document confirms that U.S. law enforcement has been purchasing phone location data gathered from popular apps — soundly circumventing the need for a warrant. Obtained by Motherboard through a Freedom of Information Act request, the … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — August 11, 2020: Brothers To Biden — 97,000+ Children Test Positive — Violence Across The Nation

1. Brothers to Biden: You Will Lose If You Don’t Select a Black Woman What You Need To Know: Alerts have been set for every communications device owned by news and political types as they await the Big Announcement from … Read more…

One of the most important things you need to kill the coronavirus is still impossible to find

Clorox disinfecting wipes continue to be in short supply, the company confirmed earlier this week. Demand for disinfecting products remains high since the novel coronavirus pandemic is still completely out of control. Clorox took several measures to increase the production … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — August 6, 2020: Voting Rights Act — Census Deadline Change, Again — Coronavirus Update

1. 55th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act What You Need To Know: Fifty-five years ago today, President Lyndon Johnson signed into law the Voting Rights Act of 1965. 2. 2020 Census Deadline Changed, Again What You Need To Know: … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — August 4, 2020: It’s Votin’ Day — HBO Gifts HBCU $1M — Pac-12 Players Speak

1. It’s Primary Votin’ Day in the states of Arizona, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Washington What You Need To Know: Primary elections are taking place in five states today: Arizona, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Washington. 2. New Changes at U.S. … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — August 3, 2020: Extending Unemployment — Risking Covid-19 To Vote — Politicians Against Kneeling

1. Congressman Clyburn to Republicans on Extension of Extra Unemployment: “Quit Jerking People Around What You Need To Know: Discussions continued over the weekend between Democrats and Republicans over the latest coronavirus relief bill. 2. Oklahoma Politician Threatens Action Against … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — July 28, 2020: Voting Rights Bill Renamed — Coronavirus Milestone — Protest Continue

1. House Colleagues Rename Voting Rights Bill In Honor Of John Lewis As His Body Lies In State What You Need To Know: As Congressman John Lewis was being honored Monday in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda, his colleagues announced the … Read more…

McConnell formally unveils Senate Republicans’ stimulus proposal: ‘The American people need more help’

Senate Republicans on Monday are formally unveiling their stimulus proposal, which will serve as an opening bid ahead of bipartisan negotiations with Democrats as lawmakers scramble to respond to the ongoing economic and public health crisis sparked by the pandemic. … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — July 27, 2020: John Lewis Farewell — Second Stimulus Check Nears — Athletes Helping Felons

1. The Final Crossing of John Lewis What You Need To Know: The body of human rights icon and U.S. Congressman John Robert Lewis is now in the middle of a journey through places that held such importance in his … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — July 24, 2020: Icons Laid To Rest — Trump To The Rescue — Universal Basic Income

1. C.T. Vivian: A Life Well-Lived, A Man Greatly Loved What You Need To Know: Reverend C.T. Vivian was laid to rest Thursday following a celebration of a life well-lived and a man greatly loved.  2. Donald Trump To The … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — July 23, 2020: Obama & Biden Reunite — Strip Club Bailouts — Prison Profits

1. Socially Distant — And It Feels So Good…President Obama Joins Joe Biden For Conversation What You Need To Know: It looks like old times…President Obama and Vice President Biden sitting in an office, shooting the ….ish. Only this time, … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — July 22, 2020: Biden’s $775B Plan — Additional Stimulus Checks — Andrew Gillum Speaks

1. Biden’s Caregiving Proposal What You Need To Know: With a promise to put three million Americans to work in caring for children, the elderly, those with disabilities and early childhood education, Joe Biden released the third plank of his … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — July 21, 2020: Saving Kanye West — NFL Players Voice Concern — Healthcare Racial Bias

1. Top Georgia Democrats Pick One Of Their Own to Run For John Lewis Congressional Seat What You Need To Know: Civil rights giant John Lewis died Friday night following a battle with stage four pancreatic cancer. Mr. Lewis represented … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know: July 17, 2020 — Floyd Family Lawsuit — 87 Protesters Arrested — Proposed Aid to Black Communities

1. Floyd Family Sues Minneapolis Officers Charged In His Death What You Need To Know: Attorneys representing the family of George Floyd have filed a civil lawsuit against the city of Minneapolis and the four former police officers they charge … Read more…

Dr. Jha: ‘Need A National Coordinated Strategy’ To Bring Virus Under Control | MTP Daily | MSNBC

MTP Daily with Chuck Todd | MSNBC SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — June 25, 2020: First Firing Of Louisville Police — Black Lives Matter — Morehouse Awarded $40M

1. First Firing Of Louisville Police In The Murder Of Breonna Taylor What You Need To Know: Brett Hankison has been officially fired for his role in the shooting death of Breonna Taylor. 2. Black Lives Matter: LA’s Black DA … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — June 24, 2020: Hand Sanitizer Warning — Rayshard Brooks Funeral — Bill Cosby Appeal

1. Rayshard Brooks Laid to Rest, Officer Charged Defends Actions in Interview What You Need To Know: He was a kind, hard-working father of four who loved to smile and dance. This is how family and friends remembered the slain … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — June 23, 2020: It’s Votin’ Day! — Covid-19 To Spread Like Fire — Companies Boycott Facebook

1. Tuesday is Votin’ Day What You Need To Know: Rescheduling of primary voting days continues as elections are taking place today. State and presidential primaries will be held in Kentucky and New York, a state primary in Virginia and … Read more…

Another 1 million jobless claims show Congress may need to extend extra benefits set to expire

Economists say the latest jobless claims report shows adds weight to calls for the extension of expanded unemployment benefits. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

Tech Giants Holding the Purse Strings Need to be Held Accountable, Says Backstage’s Hamilton

Bloomberg Technology SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating … Read more…

Tika Sumpter Speaks on Interracial Couples with a White Partner: ‘We Do Not Need to Protect Them’

Tika Sumpter took to Twitter with a message for those, like her, who are Black with a white partner. In her post, she offers some poignant advice to couples during this time. Take a look: Dear Black interracial couples with … Read more…

Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick says America must ‘turn to God’ to heal wounds of racism: ‘We need a culture change’

Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick told “Fox News @ Night” Wednesday that former Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis’ criticism of President Trump was an unneeded “distraction” and that America must “turn to God” if it wants to overcome racism. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click … Read more…

Mark Cuban: ‘There is no quick fix’ to systemic racism but white people ‘need to change’

Billionaire Mark Cuban wrote on Twitter about how his own thinking on race has evolved and shared an open letter from Emerson College president M. Lee Pelton that discusses longstanding issues of racism in America. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…