Tag: Columbus (Ohio)

Should Columbus, Ohio Be Renamed ‘Flavortown’? Many Fieri Fans Think So

Last week, the mayor of Columbus, Ohio announced that the city would be removing a statue of Christopher Columbus from outside its City Hall, and it would be shoved into a storage unit “as soon as possible.” “For many people in our community, the statue represents patriarchy, oppression and divisiveness. That does not represent our […]

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The Struggle to Teach From Afar

Listen and subscribe to our podcast from your mobile device:Via Apple Podcasts | Via Spotify | Via Stitcher Ronda McIntyre’s classroom is built around a big rug, where her students often crowd together for group instruction. But since March, when schools across the country shut down because of the coronavirus, she has had to try […]

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Where Protesters Go, Street Medics Follow

When Safa Abdulkadir, a first-year medical student at the University of Minnesota, attended a protest in Minneapolis in response to the killing of George Floyd, she had no intention of putting her medical knowledge to use. It was May 26, one day after Mr. Floyd was killed, and although Ms. Abdulkadir was attending the demonstration […]

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On the Front Lines, Testing Shortages Cloud Decisions on the Economy

WASHINGTON — About a week after the first report of a Covid-19 case at a meatpacking plant in southwest Kansas in early April, the state’s governor, Laura Kelly, issued a pointed warning to President Trump: Without test kits to separate the well from the sick, a fast-moving outbreak could idle facilities that produce roughly one […]

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Vice Officers Fired Over Stormy Daniels’s 2018 Arrest at Ohio Strip Club

Two vice officers were fired on Thursday by the city of Columbus, Ohio, for their role in the wrongful arrest of the pornographic film actress Stormy Daniels at a strip club in 2018, an arrest that a lawyer for Ms. Daniels said was the result of a “conspiracy of dunces.” The officers, Steven Rosser and […]

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