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2020-08-23

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2020-08-23

Editor’s Note: This article was co-written by the Diversity in Wine Leadership Forum’s creator, Maryam Ahmed, and advisor, Elaine Chukan Brown “Our goal is to make ourselves obsolete,” says Miguel de Leon, co-founder of the Open Wine Forum and general manager and wine director at the New York City restaurants Pinch Chinese and Jeepney, “so that organizations like these don’t have to exist anymore.”  It’s a sentiment shared by the leaders of 10 organizations focused on diversity in the wine industry, who convened on Aug. 10 for the inaugural Diversity in Wine Leadership Forum. This forum was created this resource...

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Hi, I’m Jahna Berry. 

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Hi, I’m Jahna Berry. 

I’ve never started a story like that before, because I spent 15 years as a reporter. But I’m writing to you today as Mother Jones’ chief operating officer.  I was director of product here a few years ago, and I rejoined the team in late February—which seems like eons ago. Within my first three months, our leadership team was tackling events that might happen once during someone’s entire career—a global economic crisis, a pandemic, a presidential campaign unlike any other, and historic civil rights demonstrations—all at once. Now that I’ve had a brief moment to catch my breath, I want to introduce...

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22 Most Wanted Blanket Chests

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22 Most Wanted Blanket Chests

  Carolina Chair & Table 4119 AP Camden Hardwood Blanket Chest, Antique ParchmentCarolina Chair & Table 4119 AP Camden Hardwood Blanket Chest, Antique Parchment - Made of 100-percent hardwood. Safety hinge on the lid. Measures 19 by 39 by 18 inches. Easy to clean durable finish. Extra storage at the foot of the bed.   Jofran: , Kona Grove, Blanket Chest, 55″W X 18″D X 19″H, Deep Chocolate Finish, (Set of 1)Jofran: , Kona Grove, Blanket Chest, 55″W X 18″D X 19″H, Deep Chocolate Finish, (Set of 1) - Reminiscent of tropical getaways and breezy lanais, the warm finish of this collection...

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Best Ceramic Dish out of top 25

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Best Ceramic Dish out of top 25

  Fox Run 48743 Whale Ceramic Butter Dish with Lid, 7″, Aqua Blue Fox Run 48743 Whale Ceramic Butter Dish with Lid, 7″, Aqua Blue - Add a “splash” of aqua blue pastel color to your nautical themed kitchen with this fun whimsical whale design perfect kitchen accent for your beach house, classic, or modern kitchen decor. 7″ l x 4 5″ w dish is microwave, oven, and dishwasher safe. Easy-to-lift tail is cleverly shaped as a handle for convenient access to your butter right when you need it keep hands mess-free while keeping butter within easy reach at breakfast or...

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Progressives Are Having Trouble Confronting Their New Reality

Progressives Are Having Trouble Confronting Their New Reality

The messages in the Zoom chat were snide at first, but not despondent. One person observed that the Democrats would rather listen to young people singing the national anthem than to their political opinions. Another noted that the event felt like a highly produced infomercial. Just 30 minutes in, a mustachioed man with a palm-tree Zoom background gave up on the whole production. “I’ve got to get some sleep,” he wrote to the group. “I’ve got
 Bernie taped.”For two hours last night, about 20 members of the Ohio chapter of Our Revolution, the political organization spun out of Bernie Sanders’s...

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