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American, Alaska Airlines, JetBlue Will Each Require Employees to Be Vaccinated against COVID-19

American Airlines aircraft at Miami International Airport in 2011. (Lucas Jackson/Reuters) American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and JetBlue have joined United Airlines in requiring that employees be vaccinated against COVID-19. American Airlines Chairman and CEO Doug Parker and President Robert Isom announced the mandate in a letter to employees on Friday. Parker and Isom said more…

School-Board Group Asks Biden to Review Whether Parent Confrontations over CRT Constitute ‘Domestic Terrorism’

An anti-critical race theory sign is held at a Loudon County School board meeting in Ashburn, Va., June 22, 2021. (Evelyn Hockstein/Reuters) In a letter to the White House, a group that represents school boards urged the Biden administration to consider whether confrontations by outraged parents over COVID restrictions and critical race theory (CRT) being…