06/24/21 • Nebraska vaccine data • Nationwide case trends


TED Talk: The Urgency of Intersectionality

Kimberlé Crenshaw — a top scholar of critical race theory — explains intersectionality: the framework she coined to understand how people’s differing identities give rise to unique experiences of discrimination and privilege.
(Photo credit: The Laura Flanders Show via Wikimedia Commons)



Reed Moore’s Daily Rundown

Happy National Pralines Day!

Crunchy and sweet – a favorite combo of today’s news: Take a deep dive into the local controversy surrounding critical race theory, read about Black baseball in Omaha, and learn why 6,000 Omahans lost power this morning.


~ Harper’s Index Facts of The Day ~

  1. Percentage of U.S. electric-car owners who are concerned about being able to charge their vehicles on the road: 47
  2. Portion of U.S. electric-car charging outlets that are in California: 1/3
  3. That support only Tesla vehicles: 1/5

Sources: 1. McKinsey & Company (NYC); 2. & 3. U.S. Department of Energy (Washington)



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Discover South O!

Jacobo’s
4621 S 24th St.
(402) 733-9009
Tues. – Fri. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sat. – Sun. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Mon. – Closed

If you visit South Omaha, you should try Jacobo’s’ authentic salsa Mexicana and salsa casera, made with natural ingredients and no preservatives. If you’re lucky, you can also get some of the freshest tortillas in the area, but you’d better be quick because they run out fast. Note that Jacobo’s accepts only cash.



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