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Summer sequels

News analysis | The coronavirus spiked the movie blockbuster season, but drama is playing out in real life
by Michael Reneau
Posted 7/02/20, 06:33 am

In June and July, Americans usually fill movie theaters and gobble up hulking tubs of popcorn. But this year the coronavirus derailed a spate of Hollywood sequels and reboots: another James Bond movie, Disney’s live-action Mulan, at least three comic book spinoffs, and even a Top Gun sequel—34 years after the original.

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Black lives matter: The slogan vs. the organization

Race Issues | The group’s beliefs work against the goal of protecting black lives
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 6/26/20, 03:49 pm

Black lives matter, but on several grounds Christians should not support the organization known as Black Lives Matter (BLM). Here’s one of them: BLM declares on its website, “We foster a queer‐affirming network. When we gather, we do so with the intention of freeing ourselves from the tight grip of heteronormative thinking.”

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Autopsy shows Rayshard Brooks shot in back

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 6/15/20, 06:49 pm

Peaceful protesters marched to the Georgia Capitol as 20 of Rayshard Brooks’ family members wept during a news conference in Atlanta on Monday. “When does it stop?” asked Chassidy Evans, Brooks’ niece. “We’re not only pleading for justice. We’re pleading for change.”

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