“Draw” in the news

Example collocations

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home draw
main draw
qualifying draw
singles main draw

Publications and example sentences

The Guardian
· Justin Trudeau takes a knee but is silent on reforms to policing  
Canadian PM attends Ottawa rally but would not be drawn on new policies to tackle racism
The New York Times
· Frustration and Fury as Rand Paul Holds Up Anti-Lynching Bill in Senate  
The issue erupted on the Senate floor on Thursday afternoon, when Mr. Paul sought to narrow the bill’s definition of lynching and push the revised measure through without a formal vote, drawing angry rebukes from two of the bill’s authors, Senators Cory Booker of New Jersey and Kamala Harris of California, both African-American Democrats.
The New York Times
· Urging Iran to ‘Make the Big Deal,’ Trump Ties Nuclear Negotiations to Election  
Mr. Rome said he would draw two conclusions.
The Guardian
· Talking Horses: Arizona to turn tables on Pinatubo and grab Guineas cash  
An excellent draw can help Aidan O’Brien’s runner to success in the first Classic of the season at Newmarket
The New York Times
· Trump Says Jobs Report Made It a ‘Great Day’ for George Floyd, Stepping on Message  
WASHINGTON — President Trump drew immediate criticism from Democrats on Friday for declaring that new unemployment numbers made it “a great day” for George Floyd, the black man whose death in the custody of white police officers has touched off protests and rioting across the country.
The Independent
· Atlantic hurricane season already record-breaking — and minority communities disproportionately at risk  
The study drew a direct link between the coronavirus pandemic, which has killed black and Latino people in the US at higher rates than whites, and the climate crisis.
· Federal immigration agents detain Floyd protester in NYC  
‼️ ALERT ‼️ ICE is showing up at NYC protests: On Wednesday, this man was walking with protestors when 5 agents jumped out of a van with guns drawn & threw him to the ground, 1 wearing a POLICE/HSI (division of ICE) vest.
· 'The Help' is currently the most watched movie on Netflix  
The film by Tate Taylor, the white director who helmed the 2014 James Brown biopic Get On Up and the 2019 Octavia Spencer-led horror flick Ma, has repeatedly drawn criticism from activists, critics, and filmmakers as a classic example of whitewashing.
The Guardian
· Aboriginal deaths in custody: 434 have died since 1991, new data shows  
Where an inquest is yet to be held or unfinished, the information is drawn from media reports, press statements by police or justice departments, and occasionally interviews with families.
The Guardian
· The Vanuatu island in the eye of the storm  
Before the storm, a Melsisi church would draw a large crowd