Completion Date: 15 February 2022
Medium: Paint & ink on acid-free mount-board
Dimensions: 20 x 30 inches
News headlines and random thoughts spanning the month of January 2022.
France plans crackdown on unvaccinated
Biden assures Ukraine of US backing
Richard Leakey, Kenyan conservationist, dies aged 77
Large fire ravages South Africa’s parliament
US reports record 1m cases with peak still to come
Uproar as Macron vows to ‘piss off’ unvaccinated
Biden: You can’t love your country only when you win.
Kazak leader orders “kill without warning’ to quell violent protests
Supreme Court’s Conservative majority appears skeptical of Biden’s virus plan
2021 Africa Cup of Nations being held in Cameroon
First successful heart transplant from a pig to a human patient occurs in Baltimore US
U.S. COVID-19 hospitalizations surge to record high
Biden backs changing filibuster to pass voting rights bill
Consumer prices up again in December, casting a shadow over the economy.
Supreme Court blocks Biden’s virus mandate for large employers
World No. 1 tennis champion Djokovic deported from Australia following legal case regarding his COVID-19 vaccination status.
Supply chain woes could worsen as China imposes new Covid lockdowns
Microsoft will buy Activision Blizzard, betting $70 billion on the future of games.
In rebuke to Trump, Supreme Court allows release of Jan. 6 files
Biden strengthens words on Ukraine after flustering European partners
U.S. & Russia take more measured stance in Ukraine talks
Burkina Faso coup removes president Roch Kaboré from power
Biden weighs deploying thousands of troops to E-Europe and Baltics
Wild day for stock market
West warns of Russia attack
Justice Breyer to retire from Supreme Court
Global vaccinations administered exceeds 10 billion.
Mattarella is reelected as president of Italy.
UK toughens stance on Russia