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    Casey Harper, a journalist in Arlington, Virginia, did not like the July 10 news that many people decided to boycott Goya Foods due to its CEO’s support of President Donald Trump. He started a GoFundMe page in an effort to raise money to buy foods produced by Goya and donate the items to food pantries around the D.C. area. That was on July 11. Harper, in his GoFundMe message, wrote that he was fed up with “cancel culture,” so he...
    Watch the latest video at foxnews.com As Goya Foods CEO Robert Unanue continues to face a boycott over his praise for President Donald Trump, a conservative reporter and news producer has set up his own effort to counteract the movement with a philanthropic endeavor. Casey Harper, who works for Sinclair conservative pundit Eric Bolling, has raised over $157,000 for his GoFundMe page calling for donors to “support Trump & feed the hungry.” The fundraiser urges people to buy Goya products...
    A Virginia man has raised more than $100,000 to donate Goya Foods products to local food banks following calls to boycott the company because the CEO praised President Donald Trump. The GoFundMe page — started by 27-year-old Casey Harper, a former fellow with the Daily Caller News Foundation — had raised $108,658 and counting (at the time of publication). His initial goal was $10,000. The fundraising post was first noted by Fox Business in a piece published Monday. (RELATED: Noam...
    Ready or not: Election costs soar in prep for virus voting Red Sox pitcher Collin McHugh shares fantastic Julio Franco story Cancel Culture Is Still in Search of a Reasoned Defense © TheWrap George Orwell Charles Blow Salman Rushdie Thomas Chatterton Williams For weeks now, Ive been seeking a reasoned defense of cancel culture, the notion that people, brands, shows, movies should be essentially disappeared because of views that some (or even many) consider to be offensive. This has...
    WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 24: Aaron Nola #27 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches during game two of a doubleheader baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on September 24, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images) Aaron Nola needs to be an ace for the Philadelphia Phillies in 2020. The Philadelphia Phillies decided to make a splash in 2019 by signing Bryce Harper to a 13-year, $330 million contract. The team had not made the postseason...
    Dominika Roseclay/Pexels More than 150 journalists and academics have signed a scathing response to the controversial open letter published by Harper’s Magazine earlier this week. On Tuesday, the magazine published the self-styled “A Letter on Justice and Open Debate,” a lengthy denunciation of what some people describe as “cancel culture” that was signed by a diverse laundry list of people that included the likes of J.K. Rowling, Bari Weiss, Noam Chomsky, and Vox writer Matty Yglesias. The letter quickly generated controversy, partially due to the inclusion of...
    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — Police have identified the Florida man who they say shot and killed an 11-year-old girl and her father over a dispute about a dog. Port St. Lucie police said Ronald Delserro, 82, was “actively shooting with two handguns when he walked into Alexander Hansmans home Monday, killing him and Hansmans daughter, Harper. A police press release Wednesday said authorities received a 911 call from Harper, stating a neighbor was shooting inside the home. “If...
    By ELANA SCHOR, Associated Press The Rev. John C. Harper had been rector at the historic St. John’s Episcopal Church for less than a year when the 1963 March on Washington began taking shape. A lay leader in the congregation urged him to steer clear of it — but instead he embraced it. Harper held a service the morning of the march, welcoming a diverse crowd of more than 700 people at the church across from the White House. Black...
    The Rev. John C. Harper had been rector at the historic St. John’s Episcopal Church for less than a year when the 1963 March on Washington began taking shape. A lay leader in the congregation urged him to steer clear of it — but instead he embraced it. Harper held a service the morning of the march, welcoming a diverse crowd of more than 700 people at the church across from the White House. Black Episcopal choir members sang alongside...
    The Rev. John C. Harper had been rector at the historic St. John’s Episcopal Church for less than a year when the 1963 March on Washington began taking shape. A lay leader in the congregation urged him to steer clear of it — but instead he embraced it. Harper held a service the morning of the march, welcoming a diverse crowd of more than 700 people at the church across from the White House. Black Episcopal choir members sang...
    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — Police have identified the Florida man who they say shot and killed an 11-year-old girl and her father over a dispute about a dog. Port St. Lucie police said Ronald Delserro, 82, was “actively shooting” with two handguns when he walked into Alexander Hansman’s home Monday, killing him and Hansman’s daughter, Harper. A police press release Wednesday said authorities received a 911 call from Harper, stating a neighbor was shooting inside the home. ...
    It was the letter that launched a thousand tweets. Maybe even ten thousand—many of them, as happens so often on social media, brimming with insults and recrimination. And that doesn’t even account for several impassioned essays, some pro but mostly con, that the so-called “Letter on Justice and Open Debate” has provoked among the self-avowed intelligentsia—a tiny yet purportedly influential group of academics, artists, philosophers and journalists—since it was released on Tuesday by Harper’s magazine. “The controversy surrounding the letter...
    John Phillips/Getty Images J.K. Rowling, Bari Weiss, Noam Chomsky, and more than 100 other writers, scholars, and academics signed a letter in Harper’s Magazine calling for “open debate” and an end to cancel culture, sparking backlash from both liberal and conservative pundits. The letter addressed the nationwide Black Lives Matter protests and calls to defund the police — acknowledging that the demands are over due while warning against cancel culture and being intolerant of differences. “But this needed reckoning has also intensified...
    PC ANDREW Harpers killer feels disgraceful about the officers death, a court heard today. Henry Long has admitted PC Harpers manslaughter, but denied intending to harm him. PC Andrew Harper died after being dragged by a car for more than a mile in 2019 5Henry Long giving evidence at the Old BaileyCredit: � Julia Quenzler Henry Long, 19, Albert Bowers, 18, and Jessie Cole, 18, are appearing at the Old Bailey in London, where they are accused of murdering the...
    DURANGO, Colo. (CBS4) — An attempt by the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad to remove trees considered to be a wildfire risk along a stretch of track was halted by a cease-and-desist order from the United States Forest Service. This after the Forest Service filed a $25 million lawsuit last year against the railroad for allegedly causing one of the largest wildfires in the state’s history.  The federal government claims a cinder from one of the railroad’s coal-fired steam...
    Jake Arrieta, Bryce Harper, Philadelphia Phillies. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) Jake Arrieta vs. Bryce Harper put on a show in this simulated at-bat. The 2020 MLB season is already weird, so get ready to see some stuff you’ve never seen before. With an unprecedented 60-game season rapidly approaching, big league clubs have reconvened at their home ballparks to being a second Spring Training in early July. Teammates are facing teammates on the mound and in the batter’s box. If...
    Julie MuncyAn hour ago•Filed to:The HobbitThe Hobbitjrr tolkienLord of the RingsAndy SerkisGollumMiddle-EarthHarper CollinsSaveGollum, in The Hobbit. Image: Warner Bros. Pictures Andy Serkis made a name for himself as a motion capture actor, and the big franchise that truly proved his talent was Lord of the Rings, where he famously played Gollum. His face, and his voice, are inseparable from Tolkien’s story for fans of Peter Jackson’s films. And for those fans, it’s exciting to know that Serkis’s voice, at least,...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia Phillies were back inside Citizens Bank Park as they prepare for the shortened season due to the coronavirus pandemic. Saturday was a chance to see one of their prized offseason additions. But as the afternoon wore on, questions lingered about the whereabouts of their ace. The absolute show-stopping event of Day 2 of Phillies summer camp inside the Citizens Bank Park was Zack Wheeler toeing the rubber in a couple of innings of simulated ball...
    Hospitals in two Texas counties reach full capacity Fourth of July barbecue food safety: Grilling your burgers wrong could kill you this Independence Day Bryce Harper: Phillies losing JT Realmuto would be ‘terrible’ Bryce Harper has some strong thoughts on teammate J.T. Realmuto. © Butch Dill-USA TODAY Sports Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Bryce Harper share his thoughts about his teammate J.T. Realmuto. Realmuto will be eligible for free agency after the season, and Harper doesn’t want to see the...
    Harper’s mind is with his family | Mitchell Leff / . Bryce Harper said Friday that he felt safe and isolated from the COVID-19 pandemic at the Philadelphia Phillies’ stadium, but acknowledged that his primary concern was his family. The star gardener said that his mind is on his pregnant wife and baby, because in his opinion they both need your presence at home. Harper ‘feels safe’ at ballpark but worried about pregnant wife, baby https://t.co/s5XLZxcVS0 pic.twitter.com/a3cMBTItTf – theScore MLB...
    Bryce Harper prepares for his second season with the Philadelphia Phillies Bryce Harper looks in excellent shape for the 2020 MLB season, and an example of this is the video broadcast on social networks, where the outfielder hits the ball with tremendous forcefulness. One of the best hitters in the big leagues! No one doubts the American’s ability, but in his first year with the Phillies I couldn’t get the team to win the National League’s Eastern Division pennant. Harper...
    (CNN)At least 152 cases of coronavirus are linked to a bar in East Lansing, Michigan, health officials said.The current cases that were traced to Harpers Restaurant & Brew Pub includes 128 primary cases and 24 secondary cases, Amanda Darche, a spokesperson for the Ingham Health Department, told CNN. Secondary cases are people who were infected but did not visit Harpers.The new estimated number of cases that stemmed from the bar is an almost 50% jump from the 107 cases health...
    The number of coronavirus cases linked to a popular bar near the Michigan State University campus has surpassed 100, local officials said this week. Harpers Restaurant and Brew Pub, near the universitys campus in Lansing, is linked to the outbreak. Officials identified at least 85 cases last weekend, but that number has climbed higher, with some 138 people confirmed to have a COVID-19 infection related to the outbreak at Harper’s. CORONAVIRUS INFECTS 60 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS STUDENTS ON SPRING BREAK TRIP TO...
    The Walking Dead creator explains how he almost had Maggie kill Negan in the comics and the email that changed his mind immediately U.S. stock futures flat after mixed day on Wall Street Bryce Harper crushes balls at Citizens Bank Park The MLB season would be nearing the All-Star break around this time during a normal season, but this year has been anything but that. Spring training was stopped and the MLB season postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic....
    LANSING, Mich (AP) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday said she was closing indoor seating in bars in parts of the state, including a city with a bar that has been linked to a rising number of infections. Whitmer also signed a bill allowing bars and restaurants to sell cocktails-to-go in an effort to help those businesses. Bars won’t have to close down completely, according to an new executive order, and the Upper Peninsula and much of northern Michigan...