DEMOCRATS LASH OUT AFTER GAY NIGHTCLUB SHOOTING
President Joe Biden renewed his call for an assault weapons ban Sunday in response to a shooting at Club Q in Colorado Springs that killed five people Saturday night.
- Meanwhile, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and other prominent Democrats condemned gun-toting Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., after she tweeted her horror at the shooting.
MEET THE NEW DISNEY CEO, SAME AS THE OLD DISNEY CEO
On Sunday night, Disney unexpectedly replaced CEO Bob Chapek with his celebrated predecessor, Bob Iger, amid investor frustrations over the company’s performance.
- Iger, who served as Disney’s CEO for 15 years until 2020, hand-picked Chapek as his successor, but then repeatedly undermined him, including by coming out strongly against Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” bill in February.
ABA DROPS LSAT REQUIREMENT IN NAME OF DIVERSITY
An American Bar Association panel voted Friday to eliminate a requirement that law school applicants take the LSAT or another standardized admissions test.
- Most colleges and universities, including the likes of Harvard and Yale, and some medical schools have also made test scores optional in the name of increased applicant diversity.