Comic Relief To Stop Sending Celebrities To Africa After “White Savior” Criticism

Major UK charity Comic Relief, founded in 1985 by Lenny Henry and Richard Curtis in response to famine in Ethiopia, says it will stop sending celebrities to Africa for fundraising appeals due to recent criticism. Celebs including presenter Stacey Dooley … Read more…

Secretly recorded tapes show Melania Trump’s frustration at criticism for family separation policy and her bashing of Christmas decorations

First Lady Melania Trump was secretly recorded in the summer of 2018 expressing her frustration at being criticized for her husband’s policy of separating families who illegally crossed the southern border while at the same time needing to perform traditional … Read more…

Tamika Mallory Addresses Criticism Over “BreonnaCon” Event For Breonna Taylor

Source: Jon Cherry / Getty Tamika Mallory addressed criticism after supporters of Breonna Taylor questioned if activists and influencers were using the deceased victim’s name to clout-chase after the media rollout for a BreonnaCon event organized by her foundation, Until … Read more…

Operation Warp Speed adviser says media criticism slows coronavirus fight

Critical media reporting about Operation Warp Speed, the federal government’s effort to speed development of drugs, vaccines and other measures to fight the coronavirus pandemic, is distracting people working on the project, its chief adviser says. CNN.com – RSS Channel … Read more…

After Criticism, Ellen DeGeneres Expands Thoughts On Black Lives Matter

In an emotional video, the talk show host pledged solidarity with those protesting against racial inequality. Her previous effort, however, sparked backlash. Entertainment – Latest News, Photos And Videos BEST MUSIC DEAL UPDATE: Save Up to 77% On Select Musical … Read more…

Russian Authorities Raise April’s Coronavirus Death Toll Amid Criticism

Russian authorities revised the nation’s coronavirus death tally upward by close to 50% for April, shifting to counting guidelines recommended by the World Health Organization amid scrutiny of its low reported death rate. WSJ.com: World News SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

Trump signs order that could punish social media companies for how they police content, drawing criticism and doubts of legality

President Trump on Thursday is set to sign an executive order that could open the door for federal regulators to punish Facebook, Google and Twitter for the way they police content online. Technology BEST DEAL UPDATE:

No 10 battles to regain control of lockdown messaging amid fierce criticism

PM’s roadmap announcement thrown into chaos by newspaper headlines heralding significant easing Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The government was on Thursday evening urgently trying to regain control of the next phase of the pandemic crisis … Read more…