Voice of America
Voice of America 16 Nov 2020

Blackfeet Boxing Documentary Casts Light on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

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Documentary shows how Native American women at Blackfeet reservation in Browning, Montana, take up boxing to defend themselves from abduction, rape and domestic abuse - an epidemic in Native American communities #blackfeetboxingclub


Olivia Troye, former aide to Mike Pence on the White House Coronavirus Task Force, affirms New York Times reporting that the CDC had intended to require everyone on public and commercial transportation to wear a mask, but the Trump White House blocked the order. Aired on 10/09/2020.
Claire McCaskill praised Senate Democrats for all staying on message during confirmation hearings for Amy Coney Barrett and highlighted their approach to focus on "hypocrisy and health care" over other issues. Aired on 10/12/2020.
After being hounded from her job by a torrent of online hate and abuse, journalist Talia Lavin fought back by going undercover in white supremacist chatrooms and websites. She details her 18-month investigation in a new book, "Culture Warlords: My Journey Into the Dark Web of White Supremacy," and joined CBSN to discuss what she found.


CBSN is CBS News' 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in November 2014, the service is a premier destination for breaking news and original storytelling from the deep bench of CBS News correspondents and reporters. CBSN features the top stories of the day as well as deep dives into key issues facing the nation and the world. CBSN has also expanded to launch local news streaming services in major markets across the country. CBSN is currently available on CBSNews.com and the CBS News app across more than 20 platforms, as well as the CBS All Access subscription service.
On Nov. 14, 2020, NASA astronauts Mike Hopkins, Victor Glover, Shannon Walker and JAXA astronaut Soichi Noguchi will launch on NASA's SpaceX Crew-1 mission bound for the International Space Station. Once there, they will perform space station upgrades, conduct science experiments to benefit life on Earth, and continue preparing humanity for future missions to the Moon -- and eventually Mars.

This is the first crew rotation mission with four astronauts flying on a commercial spacecraft, and the first including an international partner. Get on board. It's #LaunchAmerica time!

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