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No, NFTs aren’t copyrights Share on Twitter

Crunch 16 Jun 2021
Share on Twitter. Harrison Jordan is the founder and CEO of HUP.LIFE. For contemporary artists, attaching work to the blockchain in the form of a non-fungible token (NFT) may seem like a secure and verifiable way to sell art online ... Understanding the legal pitfalls of the contemporary NFT ecosystem is the first step in unlocking its potential ... .
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Juneteenth has shaped Black life in America. Let's celebrate it.

Columbia Missourian 16 Jun 2021
Givens states,"While this holiday is about commemorating the end of slavery and about past suffering, it has also shaped Black life in the contemporary moment — whether that be Jim Crow, aggressive neglect of Black segregated schools, the rise of mass incarceration, or the ongoing traumatic experiences that Black people have with violent policing ... .
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A busy summer for Lewiston Council on the Arts

Niagara Gazette 16 Jun 2021
Here's a look at the events on tap for 2021 being presented by the Lewiston Council on the Arts ... The Hennepin Park Gazebo will be transformed into an Iroquois Market that brings to life the rich history of Native American heritage featuring traditional and contemporary culture expressed through art, music, drumming, children's activities and dance ... .
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Nintendo's latest reveal and the hype, storylines and mysteries of E3 2021

Finger Lakes Times 16 Jun 2021
... followers of Emperor Nefarious — that my eyes needed to adjust to the brightness, the fullness and the general sense of life present in the game ... The jokes are corny, the action is wild and the nods to contemporary corporate life give it plenty for grownups to think about.
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Missing and Maligned: The denigration of Muslims in cinema

The New Arab 15 Jun 2021
... in countries other than where the filmmakers are from (46 percent have them rooted in MENA regions), or given accents, it serves to separate Muslims from the contemporary cultures in the US and the UK by positioning them as foreigners, when for many of us they are our neighbours.
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Quotable Quotes: Xi Jinping on patriotism

People Daily 15 Jun 2021
A patriot is one who closely intertwines his/her own ideals with the future of the country, and his/her life with the fate of the nation. -- In contemporary China, the essence of patriotism is loving the country, the Party and socialism all at the same ...
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Cultural events of the week: June 14-20

China.dot.org 15 Jun 2021
By presenting the portrayal of middle-aged women and a non-linear narrative, the original musical "Beijing Story" tells the story of four Beijingers in their middle age having to face an ordinary but mixed urban life, conveying the psychological perplexity and the inner awakening of the life of youth of contemporary middle-aged women ... 10 ... .
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Cameras and chickens lay foundations for wealth

China Daily 15 Jun 2021
Made for TV. This year, Minning Town, a TV series that portrays the life-changing achievements of rural residents and local officials during the relocation program, brought stories and characters based on the cooperation program to audiences nationwide ... They both felt country life had changed greatly because the contemporary scenes looked so modern.
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Xi Focus-Quotable Quotes: Xi Jinping on patriotism

Xinhua 14 Jun 2021
A patriot is one who closely intertwines his/her own ideals with the future of the country, and his/her life with the fate of the nation. -- In contemporary China, the essence of patriotism is loving the country, the Party and socialism all at ...
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Xi Jinping on patriotism

People Daily 14 Jun 2021
A patriot is one who closely intertwines his/her own ideals with the future of the country, and his/her life with the fate of the nation. -- In contemporary China, the essence of patriotism is loving the country, the Party and socialism all at the same ...
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How are our cities going to look in a rapidly heating world? It won’t be ...

The Guardian 14 Jun 2021
Chesterton’s point was that the city is more attuned to the poetry of contemporary life than the country, but his observation also hit upon something no less important, which is that the ...
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CHURCH BRIEFS

The Chronicle-Express 14 Jun 2021
For the next few months we will be studying Paul, and all of the stories concerning his life and travels ... I have asked for wisdom and life has provided me with problems to solve. I have asked for live and life has provided me with people to help in their problems. I have asked for favors and life has provided me with potentialities.
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New AJC survey highlights knowledge gaps between American and Israeli Jews

Cleveland Jewish News 14 Jun 2021
“These surveys provide a wealth of critical information about the state of Israel-Diaspora relations and make the case for increased commitment in each community to high-quality education about, and interpersonal engagement with, the other,” said Laura Shaw Frank, AJC director of contemporary Jewish life.
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AJC Surveys of U.S., Israeli Jews Reveal Inadequate Education on Israel, Diaspora

The Oneida Daily Dispatch 14 Jun 2021
"These surveys provide a wealth of critical information about the state of Israel-Diaspora relations, and make the case for increased commitment in each community to high-quality education about, and interpersonal engagement with, the other," said Laura Shaw Frank, AJC Director of Contemporary Jewish Life.
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How are our cities going to look in a rapidly heating world? It won’t be long and 50C will be normal

The Observer 14 Jun 2021
Chesterton’s point was that the city is more attuned to the poetry of contemporary life than the country, but his observation also hit upon something no less important, which is that the structures that shape social and economic life are visible in their concentrated forms in the urban environment.
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