Happening in the World: Pope Francis openly stated that there is a huge problem of the wealth inequality and treatment of migrants in the world. “Injustice is the perverse root of poverty,” Francis said at a Mass marking the Roman Catholic Church’s annual World Day of the Poor.
Happening in the US: The confirmed death count due to the California wildfires is at a record of 76. Strangely enough, there are over 1,000 people who have been reported as missing due to the wildfires. However, many reports have found that people who were not missing were on the list, so officials are going through the lists to determine who is and is not actually missing.
Happening in NYC: A conference held by the aptly-named “Reformbnb” will be held today by anti-Airbnb forces in order to discuss better ways to regulate house-sharing websites. The conference’s goal is “to hear from these leaders about how their cities are being impacted by Airbnb, what steps they’re taking toward regulation and enforcement, and to share best practices, the latest data, advocacy/organizing tools and build consensus toward a coordinated global effort for more proactive and data-driven enforcement and regulatory regimes.”
Happening on Campus: There will be a talk called “The Front Lines of Gender Justice: Criminalizing Pregnancy” at the Jerome Greene Hall on W 116th from 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm. Nancy Rosenbloom, the Director of Legal Advocacy with National Advocates for Pregnant Women will be the guest speaker for this part of the event series talking about the criminalization of pregnancy amongst women.
Overseen: The big, beautiful dick drawn on the field in the snow accompanied on the other lawn by the message “SEND NUDES”.