1. As someone who used to rely on Snopes quite a bit, this article detailing both plagiarism and false sourcing was fairly disheartening.
2. I was pointed to this post from last year that spoke of some ways to make sure you are avoiding racist tropes in your fiction. It focuses on SFF, but I think is widely applicable.
3. Bookstore Romance Day is this weekend, and there's so many panels. Also, there's Bookshop links on that page if there are no participating stores near you and/or shipped books are preferable to your life right now.