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Afro-Latinx activist accuses NCUA of quashing speech based on Trump presidential decree

Official seal of the NCUA. (Source: NCUA) A Latinx activist accused Tuesday that her address to the NCUA was canceled at the last minute, as the agency enforced a new executive order restricting the type of diversity training sessions agencies can organize. Rosa Clemente was scheduled to hold a session …

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Buffy’s Charisma Carpenter Apologizes To Co-Star Eliza Dushku For Not “Lending Her Voice” In Sexual Misconduct Fight

Buffy the vampire slayer actor Carpenter charisma apologized to his co-star Eliza dushku for not having “lent her voice” when she shared her own experiences of misconduct at work. Carpenter received a wave of support from Buffy and angel cast members since the first accusatory writer-director Joss whedon to “abuse …

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Market is getting nervous over Powell’s testimony this week

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Capitol Hill, Washington, December 1, 2020. Al Drago | Swimming pool | Reuters Rising bond yields and accompanying inflation fears add level of drama to Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powellappearance this week before Congress. The central bank …

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Chase branches close amid protests over uneven lending

Key elements that propel a demonstration towards a successful movement Do protests ever cause real change? Yes. But not all movements are created equal. Here are the ingredients for a successful movement. Just the FAQ, USA TODAY A handful of Chase branches temporarily closed in Chicago this week after protesters …

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First Northwest Bancorp Announces Purchase of Bellevue, WA Branch

/EIN News/ – PORT ANGELES, Washington, March 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – First Northwest Bancorp (NASDAQ: FNWB) (the “Company”), the holding company of the First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Port Angeles (“First Fed “), announced today that First Fed has entered into an agreement with Sterling Bank and …

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Social activist Syed Azmi Alhabshi on helping underprivileged children

Syed Azmi Alhabshi has led countless community work projects helping the homeless and urban poor, the elderly, HIV positive sex workers, disabled and disadvantaged children. He is known to speak out on issues of child sexual abuse in order to raise awareness. Through PUAK Payong (PUAK stands for Persatuan Untuk …

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Wells Fargo Is Latest U.S. Bank To Adopt Net Zero Funding Commitment

All of the “Big Six” US investment banks have pledged to dramatically reduce carbon emissions from their lending business with the goal of generating zero net financed emissions by mid-century, after Wells Fargo announced this week that it plans to line up all of its activities. with global climate goals. …

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Charleston Credit Union Founded by Civil Rights Icon Taken Over | Business

A member-owned credit union co-founded by Charleston civil rights activist Esau Jenkins in the 1960s to serve poor minorities has been taken over by regulators for dangerous and unhealthy practices. The National Credit Union Administration said it placed CO Federal Credit Union under trusteeship on Monday. Deposits up to $ …

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RMA Paper Explains How Negative Interest Rates Could Affect Securities Lending

PHILADELPHIA CREAM, October 5, 2020 / PRNewswire / – New RMA White Paper Highlights Problems Securities Lending Industry Must Address Amid Negative Interest Rate Policy in the United States “Your first collision with negative interest rates? Offers considerations on negative interest rates in the United States and their potential impact …

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IMF Executive Board Approves US $ 20.47 Million in Emergency Assistance to Guinea-Bissau to Address COVID-19 Pandemic

IMF Executive Board Approves US $ 20.47 Million in Emergency Assistance to Guinea-Bissau to Address COVID-19 Pandemic January 25, 2021 The IMF approved the disbursement of $ 20.47 million under the Rapid Credit Facility (FCR) to help Guinea-Bissau meet urgent balance of payments and public finance needs arising from the …

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