Trump’s negligence caused US recession, says Biden - newsheadline247.com
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Trump’s negligence caused US recession, says Biden

By AFP Joe Biden courted working class voters in hotly contested Michigan Wednesday as he warned that President Donald Trump’s “negligence” in handling the coronavirus pandemic plunged the nation into recession. It was the former vice president’s first foray into the state since he secured the Democratic Party’s nomination in June, and comes a day Read more

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Biden: ‘Weak’ Trump has fomented violence in US cities

Foreign By AFP Democratic White House hopeful Joe Biden on Monday castigated President Donald Trump as a “weak” and morally deficient leader who has sown chaos and fomented the violence that has recently gripped US cities. “This president long ago forfeited any moral leadership in this country. He can’t stop the violence — because for Read more

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Walloped by pandemic and controversy, Trump faces political turmoil

By AFP Donald Trump fired his campaign manager late Wednesday, just four months ahead of November’s election, in a bid to transform a campaign that has seen his popularity sinking over his management of the surging coronavirus. With two more polls Wednesday adding to several recently that have shown the US president’s support tanking, he Read more

‘Black lives do not matter’ in US, Floyd’s brother tells UN - newsheadline247.com
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‘Black lives do not matter’ in US, Floyd’s brother tells UN

By AFP George Floyd’s brother on Wednesday begged the United Nations to help African Americans because “black lives do not matter in the United States”, as the UN’s rights chief urged reparations for centuries of discrimination. Philonise Floyd made an impassioned speech via video-link to an urgent United Nations Human Rights Council debate on “systemic Read more