Deadline— EXCLUSIVE: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier creator Malcolm Spellman has partnered with Chromatic Black on the Ida B. Wells Fund, a scholarship of $100k to be invested in 10 Black creatives (at $10k each) to produce independent film and documentary projects. To earn one of the 10 winning spots, Chromatic Black, Spellman, and other [
TechCrunch—Iceland’s Crowberry Capital launches $90M Seed and Early-stage fund aimed at Nordics – TechCrunch. Crowberry Capital, operating in Reykjavik and Copenhagen, has launched Crowberry II: a $90 million seed and early-stage fund aimed at startups in the Nordic region. A second close – bringing in an additional $40 million – is planned for July 2022. The EIF (European Investment Fund) is the lead LP on the fund, after putting [
Washington Post—This U.S. soldier’s boots were the last on the ground in Afghanistan. Army Maj. Gen. Christopher T. Donahue, commander of the 82nd Airborne Division, was pictured in night-vision green.
The Washington Times—No U.S. capital should fund China and Russia’s Afghanistan exploits. As the Taliban takes control of Afghanistan, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is already signaling its intent to benefit from the withdrawal of U.S. armed forces and the fall of the Afghan government. Just hours after the Taliban seized control, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman asserted that Beijing was ready