Archive for April 9th, 2021

April 9th, 2021 - 11:36 pm § in Racism

Reversing racism: L.A. County to return beachfront property to black family

“A black family whose ancestors built a seaside resort near Los Angeles a century ago, only to have it taken from them by racist policies, will have the land returned,” Los Angeles County officials announced on Friday, April 9, 2021. In 1912, Charles and Willa Bruce (photo, left), purcha[...]

April 9th, 2021 - 10:52 pm § in Health

Americans got even more obese during the pandemic

The bad news: 42% of us gained weight gain “due to Covid,” with the average gain a whopping 29 lbs., according to the American Psychological Association. (Read story here.) Probably due to a combination of being shut in, closed gyms, stress, depression, and home cooking. The good news: L[...]

April 9th, 2021 - 4:32 pm § in Politics


Read story here. Meanwhile, Gaetz’s co-conspirator is cooperating with authorities (story here), he’s losing staff (story here), and the House has opened an ethics investigation (story here).   Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

April 9th, 2021 - 4:21 pm § in Biden, China, Politics

Nobody likes Biden’s defense budget

Republicans think it’s not enough; Bernie Sanders thinks it’s too much. Read stories here and here. Photo: China has two combat-ready aircraft carriers, with a third under construction, and more planned (details here and here) Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]