Bwoglines: The Subway Doom Edition
Written by Roberta Rhyse
Happening in the World: Collapse of coalition talks within Germany has led to Chancellor Angela Merkel hinting at a potential election rather than work with a minority government. (The Guardian)
Happening in the U.S: For a bit of doom and gloom before your holiday break, the Trump administration has decided not to renew Temporary Protected Status for nearly 60,000 Haitians. The Department of Homeland Security have defended this decision by asserting the conditions created by the 2010 earthquake no longer exist. (The Washington Post)
Happening in NYC: This one’s for all of you who have ever had the misfortune of using the subway. Following research into New York’s failing transportation system which found delays were up by 4.5%, the Riders Alliance plan to distribute ‘subway delay action kits‘ in the hope of implementing change. (CBS)
Happening on Campus: If you’re not heading home for Thanksgiving Break, pop over to the Miller Theatre at 6pm to see the Brooklyn-based Brazilian band Regional de NY in concert.
Food of the day: Head on down to Milano Market’s deli counter and pretend you cooked a Thanksgiving brunch, literally everything there is so good.
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Tags: doom and gloom, europe is dying, my roommate forgot what thanksgiving was, Pantsuit nation, protect merkel at all costs, riders alliance sounds sexual, shoutout to TFL, subway system sucks, thanksgiving break can't come soon enough