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ADL Says Buffalo Shooter Latest in A Long Line of White Supremacist Terrorists Who Embraced Racist, Antisemitic "Great Replacement Theory"

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Sunday, May 15, 2022 - 2:54am

In his manifesto, the killer wrote he was advocating for a "real war" of Gentiles versus Jews.

Key Points: 
  • In his manifesto, the killer wrote he was advocating for a "real war" of Gentiles versus Jews.
  • Make no mistake: This is the same hateful antisemitic bile that inspired the shooters in Pittsburgh, Poway, El Paso and Charleston.
  • "This was yet another predicable attack by an avowed white supremacist who imbibed hateful conspiracy theories online and then turned to violent action, this time targeting mostly Black victims.
  • More must be done now to push back against the racist and antisemitic violence propounded by the far right.

AACOM Strongly Recommends Hybrid Residency Interviews for 2022-23 Cycle

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 4:49pm

Bethesda, MD, May 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) strongly recommends that residency programs give students, from every background and medical school, the option to interview in person or virtually during the 2022-23 application cycle.

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  • Bethesda, MD, May 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) strongly recommends that residency programs give students, from every background and medical school, the option to interview in person or virtually during the 2022-23 application cycle.
  • In the spirit of meeting both these goals, today AACOM calls on all residency programs to offer both in-person and virtual interviews and allow students to choose which option best fits their needs.
  • AACOM supported the recommendations that all interviews move online during this period, with the caveat that further research and study must be done before any future recommendations were made to limit or eliminate in-person interviews.
  • We therefore strongly recommend that all residency programs offer both in-person and virtual interviews for the 2022-23 application cycle.

SeqLL Provides First Quarter 2022 Financial Results and a Corporate Update

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 1:00pm

Each leader has previously utilized the tSMS platform and will leverage their expertise to provide valuable insight to our company.

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  • Each leader has previously utilized the tSMS platform and will leverage their expertise to provide valuable insight to our company.
  • General and administrative expenditures will continue to increase during 2022 to support ongoing financial reporting and compliance activities.
  • We recognized $51,816 in net realized and unrealized losses on the marketable securities during the three-month period ended March 31, 2022.
  • The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

East West Bank Commits $6 Million to AAPI Organizations and Initiatives

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 7:19pm

As part of its second-year pledge to the AAPI Giving Challenge , East West will donate upwards of $6 million to key nonprofits and initiatives supporting the AAPI movement for inclusion, equality, and justice.

Key Points: 
  • As part of its second-year pledge to the AAPI Giving Challenge , East West will donate upwards of $6 million to key nonprofits and initiatives supporting the AAPI movement for inclusion, equality, and justice.
  • In 2021, East West Bank pledged $25 million to the AAPI Giving Challengea five-year commitment to bring resources to AAPI organizations and causes.
  • May is AAPI Heritage Month, an opportunity to recognize the contributions of the diverse AAPI community to our country, said Dominic Ng, Chairman and CEO of East West Bank.
  • From financing movies to supporting AAPI artists and cultural institutions, East West Bank has advanced Asian American representation to help reshape public opinion.

Pactera EDGE's New OneForma App Makes the Creation of AI Data Sets More Convenient Than Ever

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 7:04pm

REDMOND, Wash., May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Pactera EDGE, a world-class digital solution provider for the data-driven, intelligent enterprise, announced today that its popular AI training-needs platform, OneForma, is now available as a downloadable app. The new app will allow Pactera EDGE's global network of trained freelance contractors, who call themselves "OneFormers", to apply for jobs, become certified, and submit content – through the convenience of their mobile device.

Key Points: 
  • The app's release couldn't come at a better time, as a data collection boom continues to be spurred on by hungry AI Models looking for "clean" and accurate data sets that will deliver authentic results.
  • OneForma is an enterprise-grade and fully customizable platform that manages the training data sets that power the next generation of AI-powered solutions.
  • "The OneForma app provides people globally the opportunity to improve emerging AI technology, better serve retail, logistical, medical, and many other industry-leading organizations," explained Ryberg.
  • "Making this technology available as a phone app is going to speed up the democratization of AI ."

FORMER SENIOR DIRECTOR SUES TARGET CORPORATION FOR DISCRIMINATION, RETALIATION AND DEFAMATION

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 5:41pm

MINNEAPOLIS, May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Molly Haney, a former Senior Director terminated in September 2021 after almost fourteen years of exceptional performance, has sued Target Corporation in Hennepin County alleging disability and gender discrimination, retaliation, and defamation.

Key Points: 
  • MINNEAPOLIS, May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Molly Haney, a former Senior Director terminated in September 2021 after almost fourteen years of exceptional performance, has sued Target Corporation in Hennepin County alleging disability and gender discrimination, retaliation, and defamation.
  • SCHAEFER HALLEEN SUES TARGET CORPORATION FOR FORMER SENIOR DIRECTOR ALLEGING DISCRIMINATION, RETALIATION AND DEFAMATION
    Ms. Haney worked in Target's "Corporate Responsibility" function reporting to Senior Vice President Amanda Nusz.
  • The Complaint specifically identifies Ms. Haney as one of three Senior Directors who were direct reports of SVP Nusz in 2021.
  • All three have left Target and accused SVP Nusz of discrimination and retaliation.

Power Home Remodeling Hosts Fifth Annual Cultural Diversity & Inclusion Summit

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 3:55pm

CHESTER, Pa., May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Power Home Remodeling (Power), the nation's largest, full-service exterior home remodeling company, hosted their fifth annual Cultural Diversity & Inclusion Summit in Atlanta, Georgia spearheaded by the company's Cultural Diversity & Inclusion (CD&I) Initiative. Power welcomed more than 350 employees from 18 different territories across the country to educate one another, build stronger bonds, and set goals for the year ahead to continue driving their diversity and inclusion efforts forward.

Key Points: 
  • National home remodeler and top workplace invites employees from all over the country to discuss identity, community, and inclusivity
    CHESTER, Pa., May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Power Home Remodeling (Power), the nation's largest, full-service exterior home remodeling company, hosted their fifth annual Cultural Diversity & Inclusion Summit in Atlanta, Georgia spearheaded by the company's Cultural Diversity & Inclusion (CD&I) Initiative.
  • This year's CD&I Summit was the largest to date and first one held outside of Power's Chester, PA Headquarters.
  • "As an organization that's truly committed to diversity and inclusion, we can't just talk the talk.
  • Real progress and change only occur when action is taken," said Olumid Cole, Power's Director of Cultural Diversity & Inclusion.

Analytics Skills Gap Hinders Digital Transformation Efforts for Businesses

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 2:00pm

IRVINE, Calif., May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Alteryx, Inc. (NYSE: AYX), the Analytics Automation Company, today announced survey* findings that highlight lack of data skills as a leading roadblock to organizations' digital transformation efforts in the United States. In a poll of 1,500+ U.S. data workers, Alteryx found that while most executives see data skills as a core business enabler, few companies are enabling access to analytics across the enterprise.

Key Points: 
  • IRVINE, Calif., May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Alteryx, Inc. (NYSE: AYX), the Analytics Automation Company, today announced survey* findings that highlight lack of data skills as a leading roadblock to organizations' digital transformation efforts in the United States.
  • Leadership teams are focused on digital transformation, but research shows workforces are not adequately equipped to extract insights from their data.
  • One way Alteryx is addressing the data skills gap is through its no-cost SparkED analytics education program, which launched as the brainchild of Alteryx cofounder Libby Duane Adams in May 2021.
  • Alteryx unifies analytics, data science and business process automation in one, end-to-end platform to accelerate digital transformation and shape the future of analytics automation.

Star Teen Filipino Race Driver Bianca Bustamante Unveils NFT Project to Achieve her F1 Dream

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 6:00am

The project will ultimately enable her to build long term engagement with her fan community in ways never imagined before.

Key Points: 
  • The project will ultimately enable her to build long term engagement with her fan community in ways never imagined before.
  • Bustamante recently secured a coveted race seat (bit.ly/3w4QzFG) in W Series' Academy team, as the young Filipino driver continues to demonstrate her impressive talent ahead of her debut formula car season.
  • The Dark Horse project allows Bianca to reap the immediate benefits of the crypto ecosystem with airdrops, tokenization, metaverse integration and beyond.
  • Proceeds from the NFT sale will provide Bianca with the resources that she needs to keep on racing and more.

IV Hydreight is Proud to Sponsor The National Nurses March in Washington DC

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 11:00am

LAS VEGAS, May 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IV Hydreight Inc. (Hydreight), a subsidiary of Victory Square Technologies Inc. (Victory Square) (CSE:VST) (OTC:VSQTF) (FWB:6F6), is pleased to announce they are a main sponsor of the National Nurses March 2022 in Washington DC and will be marching to Congress in solidarity with thousands of nurses.

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  • LAS VEGAS, May 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IV Hydreight Inc. (Hydreight), a subsidiary of Victory Square Technologies Inc. (Victory Square) (CSE:VST) (OTC:VSQTF) (FWB:6F6), is pleased to announce they are a main sponsor of the National Nurses March 2022 in Washington DC and will be marching to Congress in solidarity with thousands of nurses.
  • Since its inception in January 2022, the National Nurses March (NNM) organization has accrued more than 200,000 members on its Facebook group .
  • Hydreight stands with the nurses in support of the National Nurses March and their 4 key objectives.
  • Hydreight is proud to support all nurses across the United states and be their platform partner in revolutionizing healthcare," said Shane Madden, CEO Hydreight.