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May 12, 2020
Center for American Progress The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc across the globe. It has upended the lives of hundreds of millions of people, decimated economies, and brought the hustle and bustle of daily life to a standstill. While much of the U.S. focus has been on the erratic stock market, steep business losses, stay-at-home...
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Smithsonian Magazine One of the most prominent bonds in human portraiture is that of mother and child, one that returns again each spring in Mother’s Day cards. The Smithsonian museums have a wealth of such art. Search “mother” in the collections and hundreds of thousands of records are revealed from portraits of Mother Theresa to drawings of Mother Goose....
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Meet Doni Crawford, the co-author of the “The Black Burden of COVID-19” and “What Does COVID-19 Mean for the Survival of Black-Owned Businesses?“, both featured in a DC Fiscal Policy Institute (DCFPI) blog series on COVID-19’s impact on the District’s Black residents. Since January 2019, Doni has been a policy analyst at DCFPI focusing on the...
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June 19, 2020 | 12:00 – 1:30 pm We are living in unprecedented times…COVID-19 is not only a national public health pandemic, but is causing a myriad of challenges for the public, private, and philanthropic sectors. The collateral damage is not only unemployment rates that haven’t been experienced since The Great Depression, but local economies...
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