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Monday 08.19.2019

Hate Crimes Rising In Georgia, Now 2nd Highest Rate In The U.S.

Hate crimes are on the rise all across America — up 22 percent with 8,500 cases being reported to police, in fact. But certain states have seen incredibly high rises. Take Georgia, for example. The state has seen the second-highest rate in the country, according to a new study.

Name-Caller-In-Chief: Trump Calls Don Lemon Dumbest Man On TV For Saying POTUS Is A Racist

The Trump and Don Lemon of CNN battle of words continue. Following a recent Democratic debate moderated by Lemon, Trump went to Twitter to call Lemon — once again — “the dumbest man on television.” This time it was over a debate “question” Lemon added to 2020 Presidential candidates.

Central Banks Make Record $15.7B Gold Purchases

Central banks purchased more gold in the first six months of 2019 than any other time in almost two decades, according to first-half data released by the World Gold Council (WGC).

Mobile: Why Alphabet, Amazon And Apple Are Working On Diabetes Tech

Alphabet, Amazon, and Apple are competitors but the opportunity to invest in tech that would help manage diabetes, one of the biggest chronic diseases in the U.S., was too exciting to ignore.

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10 Things To Know About Historian And Educator Jacob H. Carruthers, Jr.

Jacob H. Carruthers (also known as Jedi Shemsu Jehewty) was a well-respected African-centered historian and educator. He was a founding director of the Association for the Study of Classical African Civilizations as well as a founding member of both the Kemetic Institute of Chicago and the Temple of the African Community of Chicago.