'Key measures including seating arrangements and building access points are being very carefully planned as we phase people carefully and gradually back into the office over time. Business managers are working through this plan methodically with supervisors and internal partners. … [Read more...] about Will the City of London EVER go back to the office? Major banks continue working from home with no concrete plans to return despite lockdown easing
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On May 21, two white men were arrested in Georgia on suspicion of the February killing of Ahmaud Arbery - a 25-year-old black man - which came to light after a video was shared on social media of former police officer Gregory McMichael and son Travis that appeared to show the men chasing Arbery down and shooting him. … [Read more...] about Louisiana cop is fired for saying its ‘unfortunate’ more African American people didn’t die of coronavirus
From Monday, millions more return to work, often thrown into close contact with others, with no guarantee they will be safe. In shops, takeaways, warehouses or offices, there is often no way to protect people: danger could be anywhere. Johnson airily asserts he will “insist that business across the country look after their workers and are Covid-secure”. How? All employers need to do is show they have made reasonable efforts, with plenty of masking tape and signage. They only risk a legal case if they’ve committed an act of gross negligence, says Ian Hart, the editor of Heath and Safety Practitioners. … [Read more...] about For test and trace to work, the public needs to trust this government. But how can we?
Briefly he talked of losing his mum, Princess Diana, but without special pleading or self-pity. It was refreshingly free of psychobabble. The simple message it left was that, when you fall into that abyss, you need your friends, your family and others who remind you why you are loved. … [Read more...] about PLATELL’S PEOPLE: How could Dominic Cummings undermine his own boss so selfishly?
'Despite the feedback I've heard from several people that I mentioned in a complimentary way, whether it be Ariana or Doja Cat – I want to say that I remain firm in my clarity and stance in that what I was writing about was the importance of self advocacy for the more delicate and often dismissed, softer female personality.' … [Read more...] about SZA admits she is ‘really hurt’ over Lana Del Rey’s recent Instagram rant and says black artists ‘work very hard to be seen as soft’