Benfica: minority shareholder points the finger at Domingos Soares Oliveira’s conflicts of interest

Lawyer Jorge Mattamouros, who last year filed a lawsuit to try to remove the president of Benfica, Luís Filipe Vieira, returned to the charge. But this time as an investor in Benfica SAD, and to point the finger at what he says is a conflict of interest involving the executive president (CEO) of Benfica SAD, … Read more

Biden backs Senate rule change to pass minority suffrage laws

US President Joe Biden speaks in favor of changing Senate rules in Atlanta, Georgia, Tuesday, January 11, 2022. PATRICK SEMANSKY / AP Joe Biden said on Tuesday, January 11, that he would support a high-risk change in Senate rules if necessary “To prevent a minority of senators from blocking” a vast reform on the right … Read more

Minority FedEx unions denounce “forced voluntary departures”

A FedEx plane, at Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle airport, August 6, 2018. JOEL SAGET / AFP Did the labor administration of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes wrongly validate, on July 30, the agreement on the employment protection plan (PSE) of FedEX, the parcel delivery specialist , which aims to cut 276 out of 5,990 jobs in the FedEx Express France entity (road … Read more

the liberals of Justin Trudeau given the winners of the legislative elections, but again in the minority

Justin Trudeau, the Canadian Prime Minister, campaigning on September 19, 2021 in Winnipeg, the day before the legislative elections. CARLOS OSORIO / REUTERS It’s a victory that doesn’t quite taste it. Justin Trudeau’s Liberals are on their way to winning the Canadian legislative elections, but the outgoing Prime Minister failed to regain a majority after … Read more

Afghanistan. Statue of former Shiite minority leader destroyed

“The statue was destroyed yesterday [terça-feira] at night. They used an explosive,” a resident told Agence France-Presse (AFP) on condition that he not be identified. The same source said that the head of the statue had been destroyed, without being able to specify who had committed the attack. “We don’t know for sure who blew … Read more

NASA invests $18 million into research at Minority Serving Institutions

Image: Research assistants in the Center for Space Exploration Technology Research setup a laboratory scale turbine combustion rig and high-speed camera(University of Texas at El Paso, cSETR University Research Center) Edinburgh, 16 August 2021. – NASA is to fund a wide range of projects proposed by Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs), with a total of approximately $18 … Read more