Black in Fashion Council to drive industry’s reckoning with racism

Backed by a coalition of more than 400 black models, stylists, executives and editors, and an executive board that includes GQ deputy fashion editor Nikki Ogunnaike, Shiona Turini, the costume designer responsible for the outfits on the TV series Insecure and the film Queen and Slim, as well as the founder of Harlem’s Fashion Row, […]

Piers Corbyn avoids fine after being found GUILTY of breaking coronavirus restrictions at anti-lockdown protest in Hyde Park in May

Last week the court considered dropping the case because police were accused of ‘abuse of process’ by singling out Corbyn, partly because he was the former Labour leader’s brother, on a day when they made no arrests at a much larger Black Lives Matter demonstration.

Nike ad sparks debate about racism in Japan and some calls for a boycott

The Korean girl is shown reading about the “zainichi situation” — a word used to describe ethnically Korean people who are living in Japan. The Japanese girl is bullied at school and struggles to cope with parental pressure to perform academically, and in one scene, the third girl is surrounded by a group of classmates […]

Jewish campaigners accuse Jeremy Corbyn of ‘trying to underscore’ dead paedophile ‘Jeffrey Epstein’s Jewishness’ as Labour leader’s pronunciation of ‘Epschteen’ blows up into ANOTHER full-blown anti-Semitism row

The Liberal Democrats and SNP on Monday lost a High Court challenge to have Jo Swinson and Nicola Sturgeon included in the debate. The two parties claimed ITV’s decision was unlawful because it breached impartiality rules. Lawyers for the Lib Dems claimed that with Labour sitting on the fence on Brexit, ‘the voice of Remain […]

Dr. Mark Goldfeder: House should censure anti-Semitic Rep. Rashida Tlaib

The definition is also recommended for use by the European Council and the European Parliament. And it has been endorsed by the U.N. secretary-general and the secretary-general of the Organization of American States.  It is also included in policy guides prepared by the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, and has been formally adopted […]

Here’s Who Drives the Anti-LGBTQ Agenda in Poland Elections

In recent years, under Duda’s ruling right-wing populist Law and Justice (PiS) government, Ordo Iuris (Legal Order) has become one of Poland’s most influential pressure groups. The group’s founder, Aleksander Stepkowski, is currently spokesman of the Supreme Court. The institute also provides legal support for the far right organizers of Poland’s annual “Independence Day March,” […]

Mo Farah and Rafael Nadal named in latest leak from Fancy Bears hacking group

In a statement it said: “The management of therapeutic use exemptions in cycling is robust and fully safeguarded. The UCI TUE Committee (TUEC) is composed of independent experts and the coordination of the committee is handled by the Cycling Anti-Doping Foundation (CADF), the independent body mandated to carry out anti-doping in the sport. A TUE […]

‘Democrat Voters Against Joe Biden’ Group Has Trump Fanatics, a Psychic, but No Actual Dems

Capaldi’s past ventures are considerably more unorthodox than his foray into politics. He describes himself in his Instagram profile as an “internationally known celebrity psychic, life coach and stylist.” A résumé posted to his LinkedIn page lists Capaldi as an employee of Nickolas’s Raintree Media Group and says he’s active in a number of philanthropic and […]

Broadway Stage Managers Form Group To Expand BIPOC Opportunities, Plan First Networking Event

More specifically, Broadway & Beyond will organize networking and educational opportunities where aspiring and current stage managers of color can learn from industry insiders and leaders, with the goal of starting, maintaining, or advancing careers in the arts and theatre. In addition to the Dec. 17 panel, subsequent events are planned for this spring and […]

Michigan law enforcement on high alert after anti-government militia also plotted to target, kill police

Seven individuals face state terrorism, gang membership and firearm charges in connection to the alleged plot to identify the home addresses of law enforcement officers in order to target them; make threats of violence to instigate a civil war leading to societal collapse; and plan and train for an operation to attack the state Capitol […]