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Matt Lieberman faces calls to drop out of Georgia Senate race over 'racist and discriminatory' tropes in 2018 book

Matt Lieberman, a Democrat running for Senate in Georgia, is facing calls from within his party to drop out of the race for authoring a book in 2018 comprising “racist and discriminatory tropes.” Nikema Williams, chairwoman of Georgia’s Democratic Party, condemned Lieberman, the son of former vice presidential candidate and Sen. Joe Lieberman, I-Conn., Friday…

Facebook, Twitter pull Trump posts over coronavirus misinformation

Facebook Inc on Wednesday took down a post by U.S. President Donald Trump, which the company said violated its rules against sharing misinformation about the coronavirus. The post contained a video clip, from an interview with Fox & Friends earlier in the day, in which Trump claimed that children are “almost immune” to COVID-19. “This…

Canadians are losing sleep over COVID-19 financial stress. A financial therapist gives us tips on how to be at ‘peace with money’ in a pandemic

As the pandemic swept through Canada in March — shutting down businesses and keeping us at home — more and more Canadians saw their emotional health deteriorating from COVID-19 financial stress. A recent survey conducted by FP Canada shows that 49 per cent of Canadians lost sleep over financial worries. Four in 10 said the…