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                                           Published for the Borough of Queens

          VOLUME 27, NO. 20                                       THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2022                                                   25 CENTS

                                                                            CM Moya Moves Globes From
                       Morning Joe blames
              “Powerful Cable News Network”                                 Hall of Science Parking Lot to

            For Buffalo Massacre        by Travis Gettys           111th Street Islands in Corona Heights

            Thought that our readers should have an opportunity to
            read this statement made by a conservative: Charles Joseph
            Scarborough an American television host, attorney, political
            commentator, a former politician who served in the United
            States House of Representatives from 1995 to 2001 as a
            Republican for Florida’s 1st district who now is the co-host
            of Morning Joe on MSNBC with his wife Mika Brzezinski.

                 MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough blamed a certain cable news
            network for a white supremacist who gunned down 10 Black
            shoppers at a Buffalo grocery store.
                 The shooter posted a lengthy manifesto online before driv-
            ing more than two hours to Tops Friendly Markets, which he
            targeted because it was located in a predominately Black neigh-
            borhood, and the “Morning Joe” host said his hateful screed
            matched racist theories promoted by conservative broadcasters.
                 “Fear locks our minds on the past, and it makes us anxious
            about future,” Scarborough said. “Fear allows us to hate people
            we don’t know, and it even makes us forget the best in our-
            selves. Once again, fear is a tool being used by media moguls
            and tyrants to target the weakest and most emotionally fragile
            among us. Fear feeds on the dispossessed minds mired in lost
            causes like this.”
                 “Like Faulkner’s Quintin, whose very body was an empty   Councilmember Francisco Moya was able to have all the Globes that were scheduled to be
            hall echoing with names, he wrote, ‘It was a barracks filled   removed from the Hall of Science Parking Lot relocated and placed on the 111th Street Islands
            with stubborn, backwards-looking ghosts,’” Scarborough   that are across from Flushing Meadow Corona Park in Corona Heights. See story on page 2.
            continued. “Like Hitler’s Germany, haunted by a shattering
            defeat after World War I. Russia’s Putin, a tyrant who has   Meng Helps Secure $3 Million For
                           (Continued on page 2)

             Senator John Liu Hosts 2nd Annual                                New Labor & Delivery Wing
        AAPI Heritage Month Fun Run in Bayside

             State Senator John Liu joined       Senator Liu said, “A great
        over 100 runners to celebrate Asian  turnout at our second annual
        American & Pacific Islander Heri-  AAPI Heritage Month Fun Run.
        tage Month with his Second Annual  Thank you to all the runners of
        Fun Run. Runners of all ages came  all ages and backgrounds who ran,
        together to celebrate a fun-filled day  jogged, and walked with us as we
        with a 4.8 mile run on Joe Michaels  enjoyed a fun-filled day celebrat-
        Mile from Fort Totten to Northern  ing Asian American heritage and   Meng breaks wall to begin the congressionally-funded renovation project at NYC HEALTH
        Boulevard and back.          community.”                   + HOSPITALS/ELMHURST,  the largest public hospital  in  Queens.  See story on  page 7.
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