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DAILY PROGRESSIVE UPDATE: Fri., Jan. 15, 2021

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For victims of sexual exploitation, the expungement of criminal records can be a matter of survival, writes The Gender Policy Report. Read more about how this change can affect a survivor’s life. (Image by Voices of the Broken, Flickr)


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The makers of Beyond Sausage are stepping forth with Zero Egg, a vegan substitute for the breakfast staple. VegNews shares the news here. (Image by Lolame from Pixabay)


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U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY)

More details on the real danger posed during the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection are now being shared by U.S. Rep. Alexandria-Cortez, who says she had a direct personal confrontation during the insurrection about which she is sharing only a few details, reports NBC News. (Image by nrkbeta, Flickr)


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Here’s your chance to bring a little bling to your coronavirus protection! Check out Beadology Iowa’s Beadazzled Face Shield class here, coming up Friday.


MLK Love Train

Carbondale, Ill, kicks off recognition of the upcoming Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday, with its “MLK Love Train” Saturday. Check it out here.


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