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We can witness as great a shift in presidents as we have seen since Herbert Hoover passed the baton to Franklin Delano Roosevelt.FORGET HALF-BAKED PUNDITRY. WATCH A HISTORIC SHIFT.JENNIFER RUBINNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Her letter also referenced Anderson Arboleda, a 24-year-old Afro-Colombian man who died in May after a Colombian police officer allegedly struck him on the head with a baton.REGGAETON NEEDED A RACIAL RECKONING. AFRO-LATINOS ARE LEADING IT.BETHONIE BUTLERNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
We first saw that kind of transition back in 2009, when Xerox CEO Anne Mulcahy passed the baton to Ursula Burns.PG&E’S NEW CEO IS THE FIRST WOMAN TO LEAP FROM TOP OF ONE FORTUNE 500 COMPANY TO ANOTHERKRISTENLBELLSTROMNOVEMBER 19, 2020FORTUNE
“It was the eight-year mark and the department is in a good position to pass the baton to the next generation,” Guglielmi said.FAIRFAX COUNTY POLICE CHIEF TO STEP DOWN IN FEBRUARYJUSTIN JOUVENALNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The baton then got passed again to another group, which used hundreds of thousands of medical billing data from people who either tested positive or were presumed positive for Covid-19, to verify those viral protein candidates.CAN WE WIPE OUT ALL CORONAVIRUSES FOR GOOD? HERE’S WHAT A GROUP OF 200 SCIENTISTS THINKSHELLY FANOCTOBER 27, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
With that, Howard took out his steel baton and smashed the glass pane on the door.THE STARTLING REACH AND DISPARATE IMPACT OF CLEVELAND CLINIC’S PRIVATE POLICE FORCEBY DAVID ARMSTRONGSEPTEMBER 28, 2020PROPUBLICA
Beatings of the hands and legs with batons happen to absolutely everyone, even those who were not taking part in the protests.MISERY IN MINSKEUGENE ROBINSONAUGUST 18, 2020OZY
On account of his bravery Fleetfoot was given a baton which showed that he might lead the men.THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
But here the Greek, whose face had crimsoned, snatched a tiny baton beside a bronze gong.GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
The conductor is energetic and efficient, wields his baton in a lively manner, but hits nobody with it.OUR CHURCHES AND CHAPELSATTICUS

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