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Trump, Putin and Bolsonaro find that their populist game books are not up to the corona virus

To their great disappointment, macho leaders from these countries find the virus immune to their game books. Intimidation, scaring and propaganda simply don’t work. The sharper tools prove that being led by science, communicating transparently and planning long-term. Trump, Bolsonaro and Putin initially downplayed the risk of the corona virus, experts say, even though they saw it overwhelm nations like …

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The True Lord of Flies: What Happened When Six Boys Were Shipwrecked for 15 Months? Books

F.or centuries of western culture was steeped in the idea that humans are selfish beings. This cynical image of humanity has been proclaimed in films and novels, history books, and scientific research. But something extraordinary has happened in the past 20 years. Scientists from around the world have switched to a more hopeful view of humanity. This development is so …

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Pulitzer Prizes: A guide for the winning books and finalists

fiction Winner: “The Nickel Boys, ” by Colson Whitehead In his latest novel, the author of the Underground Railroad fictionalized the story of a school in Florida where dozens of black boys were tortured and buried in a secret cemetery. “If Whitehead’s only goal was to irreconcilably illuminate an edited chapter of racial terrorism in the American Chronicle, it would …

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Stephenie Meyer Announces New Twilight Book Midnight Sun | of books

Twilight writer Stephenie Meyer has announced that she will finally release Midnight Sun, a retelling of her bestseller series from the vampire Edward Cullen’s perspective, 12 years after she gave up the manuscript after an online leak. Meyer, one of the world’s best-selling authors, has been tracking an announcement on their website since last week, the timer of which is …

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Apple Books vs Kindle: what is the best e-book reader?

I have been using a Kindle for many years. Most recently I used a Kindle Oasis as my primary book reader. When I looked at some upcoming books a few weeks ago, I found that I didn’t particularly like the purchase process on iOS for Kindle. I started thinking about whether Kindle (and Kindle apps) was still the best place …

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Baltimore's former Mayor, Catherine E. Pugh, was charged with wire fraud and tax evasion in financial transactions for her Healthy Holly books

69-year-old Pugh was the second mayor of Baltimore to resign in the last decade despite being accused of corruption. The indictment accuses her of a year-long procedure from the year 2007. US Attorney Robert K. Hur in Maryland, along with high-ranking officials from the FBI and the IRS, is scheduled to discuss the indictment on Wednesday's morning briefing. The lawsuit …

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A woman might go to jail for forgetting to return library books

The Charlotte, Michigan resident checked out two books from her local library in 2017, and she did not know about the overdue fines until a few months ago, according to CNN affiliate WILX. Charlotte Community Library. Melinda Sanders-Jones What Charlotte Community Library said when she was barred a few months ago. Once Sanders located them on her son's bookshelf and …

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China says world 'shocked' at Trump adviser Navarro's pen name for books | Article [AMP] | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) – The world is "shocked" that White House trade adviser Peter Navarro made a fictitious anti-China economist in his books, China's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday, adding that it is absurd and dangerous to make policy based on read. The Vocabulary of Higher Education reported last week that Navarro invented and quoted economist named Ron Vara. According to …

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