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    1. PhotoTop, from left: Tomie Arai, ManSee Kong and Betty Yu founded the Chinatown Art Brigade to oppose gentrification of New York’s Chinatown neighborhood.
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      Asian-American Artists, Now Activists, Push Back Against Hate

      Newly spurred to action to combat bias, they generate subway posters, leverage social media, stage Zoom webinars. “Our community couldn’t take being invisible any longer,” one artist says.

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    2. PhotoThe Climate Clock now displays an estimated percentage of the world’s energy being supplied by renewable sources.
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      The Climate Clock Now Ticks With a Tinge of Optimism

      The display in New York’s Union Square, which reports the window to address global warming, now also measures the rising use of renewable energy.

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Oscars 2021

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  1. PhotoJodie Foster, left, with her wife, Alexandra Hedison, looked the way most viewers did — only she was accepting a Golden Globe.
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    The 6 Best Speeches of Awards Season So Far

    From a pajama-clad Jodie Foster to the teary “Minari” child star Alan S. Kim, they managed to make their acceptance speeches work from home.

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  2. PhotoClockwise from top left, Daniel Kaluuya in “Judas and the Black Messiah”; Chadwick Boseman in “Ma Rainey's Black Bottom”; Yuh-Jung Youn in “Minari”; and Viola Davis in “Ma Rainey's Black Bottom.” All four were winners at the SAG Awards and could repeat at the Academy Awards.
    CreditClockwise from top left: Warner Bros.; David Lee/Netflix; A24; David Lee/Netflix

    Will People of Color Win All Four Acting Oscars This Year?

    Plenty of Academy Awards history could be made at this year’s ceremony, especially if the SAG Award winners repeat. Here are some records that could fall.

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