A new book challenges the myth of the ever-chic ‘Parisienne’

“I’ve been struggling for a very long time to make myself identify as a French woman and as a Parisian,” Diallo told DW. “I think all the cliches perpetrated by the media and by advertising really erase women who look like me. Women of color but also women who are disabled, who are LGBTQ, who are […]

Mary Trump Book Review: In The Chaos Of Donald Trump’s Presidency, Will His Niece’s Tell-All Matter?

The book draws on her experience as a clinical psychologist, as she gives a full rundown of the dynamics at work in the family that made Donald Trump who he is. The title — Too Much and Never Enough — is perhaps apt for this moment, as the president dominates each news cycle yet is […]

‘I Was in the Room Too’: Pompeo Calls Bolton ‘Traitor’, Refutes Upcoming Book’s Claims

“I’ve not read the book, but from the excerpts I’ve seen published, John Bolton is spreading a number of lies, fully-spun half-truths, and outright falsehoods,” Pompeo wrote on his Twitter page on late Thursday. It is both sad and dangerous that John Bolton’s final public role is that of a traitor who damaged America by […]

‘The Institutions That Haven’t Gotten Enough Scrutiny Are White Christian Churches’: Robert P. Jones On Book ‘White Too Long: The Legacy of White Supremacy in American Christianity’

“True repentance is Christian theology is never just about saying you’re sorry,” said Jones. “The Bible is pretty clear about this and explicitly says if you have something between you and your brother, don’t come to the altar to worship, go and make it right with your brother. That involves more than just saying you’re […]

Priyanka Chopra debuts book cover for upcoming memoirs, Unfinished, shares details

Taking to Instagram, she wrote, “The feeling of checking something off your ‘bucket list’ gives you an indescribable sense of accomplishment…and that’s where I am in this moment. I’ve always wanted to write a book, but the timing never felt right. With each opportunity that presented itself, my first instinct was always to wait…because I […]

Who wrote the Meghan and Harry book Finding Freedom and what’s it about?

Do Harry and Meghan know the authors? The authors met Harry and Meghan in the past, but have repeatedly said the pair did not contribute to the book.

Fact check: False Hitler quote on “World War 3”

Some social media users have been sharing a quote misattributed to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler with his alleged view on the start of “World War 3”. The posts claim that Hitler considered America’s Black citizens the “true Hebrews” and further claim that Hitler’s death would prompt a new global conflict. This is inaccurate.

As Russia Unveils World’s First COVID-19 Vaccine, How Many Others are Being Developed?

Last month the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, tweeted: “A huge well done to our brilliant, world-leading scientists & researchers at the University of Oxford. There are no guarantees, we’re not there yet and further trials will be necessary – but this is an important step in the right direction.” But there is a second attempt being […]

Defending world snooker champion Judd Trump beaten by Kyren Wilson

“I was happy with my performance against Neil. I felt if I got a chance I could score, and my safety play was back up with how it was a few years ago. As a match-play game it was right up there with my best performances. I can see the changes already, especially in my […]

Beirut blast survivor: The world can’t let this chaos go on

With the traffic growing worse by the minute, we could not reach a hospital and ended up going to a relative of my injured friend who lived closer by and was a medical doctor. By the time we arrived, his home had already been converted into a field hospital. Injured neighbors were streaming in, covered […]