February 2022 | Hillman Foundation

Clear It With Sidney

The best of the week’s news by Lindsay Beyerstein

February 2022

Sidney’s Picks: Biden Nominates Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court

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Judge Brown Jackson by Innisfree987, Wikimedia Commons.

The Best of the Week’s News:

  • Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson will be Biden’s Supreme Court nominee, if confirmed she will be the first Black woman to sit on the high court. (CNN)
  • Arrest of Amazon union organizer dropping off lunch may have violated labor laws. (Reuters)
  • After public outcry, the Associated Press nixes plans to sell a photo of migrants at sea as a non-fungible token or NFT. (Guardian)
  • Flight attendants’ union pushes Biden administration to extend airline mask mandate. (NYT)
  • An Outlook crash causes Starbucks’ lawyers to miss a key filing deadline in their union-busting campaign. (Verge)
  • Austin grand jury indicts at least 19 police officers for excessive use of force during protests in 2020. (KVUE)

Sidney's Picks: Getting the Trucks Out of Ottawa

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North-east edge of Confederation Square in Ottawa, Canada during the Freedom Convoy 2022 protests, Jan 31, Wikimedia Commons.

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Sidney's Picks: Starbucks Struggle & Trucker Deficit

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Used with the kind permission of Starbucks worker Adrienne Danielle

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Sidney's Picks: The Hardest Working Man in China; Starbucks Workers Organizing All Over

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