"I want only to protect my father's character, as a person and as an actor," Gulliver Flynn Oldman wrote.
Following Ronald S. Lauder’s open letter (“It’s Time to Dial Back the Rhetoric”) about the Holocaust and recent anti-Semitic developments in Poland, another open letter has appeared (also in The New York Times). This one is signed by 50 Polish citizens, “the remaining living Righteous representing the 6,850 Righteous Poles” who have been recognized by […]
An open letter from Ronald S. Lauder, president of the World Jewish Congress, took up a full page yesterday in The New York Times. The heading was “It’s Time to Dial Back the Rhetoric in Poland.” I have no expertise in the matter, but I couldn’t help recalling Tuvye Tenenbom‘s take on the situation of […]
In an open letter written in 2012, titled “My Heart Aches for America,” the late evangelist Billy Graham shared why he grieves for America. Graham’s letter described remarks that his wife, Ruth, made after reviewing a draft of a book Graham was writing at the time. Show More Summary
Ryan Seacrest isn't out of hot water just yet. As we reported, the longtime media personality penned a letter for THR titled "What Happened After I Was Wrongly Accused of Harassment" where he opened up about being accused by a former E! stylist of sexual harassment. As you may know, the network's investigation "found insufficient evidence to [...]
We can work together on things that do reduce violence—education, poverty reduction, and anti-bullying programs—but we can’t cooperate as long as demands to violate our rights are still on the table. This post Open Letter to Students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School appeared first on AmmoLand.com.
The stale stereotype that nationalists are all for civil rights and unionists fight them tooth and nail is challenged in an open letter signed by over 100 “civic unionists, pluralists and other forms of civic leadership” published in the Irish Times. Show More Summary
Qualcomm said Monday it was open to further talks with computer chipmaking rival Broadcom if the Singapore-based firm is willing to raise the price of its hostile bid. The California-based mobile chip giant released a letter to Broadcom...Show More Summary
If there is a mental health issue underlying school shootings, it is love—or the lack thereof—says Aaron Stark, who this week wrote an open letter about how he “was almost a school shooter” in the mid-1990s. Instead, 25 years later, Stark says he is a “father and family...
"I had a severe lack of love, and I really think this kid did too." If there is a "mental health" issue underlying school shootings, it is love—or lack thereof, says Aaron Stark, who this week penned an open letter on how he "was almost a school shooter" in the mid 90s. Show More Summary
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The letter was more than 1,000 years old. In 1900, a Daoist monk named Wang Yuanlu unearthed an ancient Buddhist cave library near the town of Dunhuang in western China. When he pried open the sealed cave, he found inside, among other relics, a brittle, handwritten letter from the 9th century,...
You didn't know me then, but when I was a young girl, I was partial to t-shirts that made bold proclamations of female empowerment. My favorite of the bunch said "Girls Jam" on top of a splatter-paint background. Somehow, I knew that women possessed a special strength, a quiet power that was wonderfully unique to them. Show More Summary
Dear Alfonso Calderon, On Nov. 8, 2016, the world as I knew it was turned upside down. Everything I was taught about American politics was proved wrong. Everything I thought I knew, hoped was true, about the American people turned out to be a lie. The election of President Trump meant all those those high-minded […]
My five-year-old received a letter from my grandmother the other day. She opened it, and upon seeing the slanted, looping letters across the notecard, gasped excitedly, “What language is this?” It was English, of course. But it might as well have been Greek. Show More Summary
Norway has accused Nintendo of breaking the law by not letting customers get a refund on a pre-order. In an open letter to Nintendo, the Norwegian Consumer Council called upon the Japanese company to comply with European law on the eShop. Show More Summary
Black Panther is still enjoying an amazing amount of success on the heels of its opening weekend. Thus far, its taken in $426.8M worldwide, with its domestic gross already far outpacing even Avengers: Age of Ultron. Between that and its overall critical success (with Rotten Tomatoes naming it the highest reviewed film of all time), […]
Black Panther trashed the box office over the weekend, setting the record for fifth-biggest opening of all time and the second-biggest total for a four-day weekend with $242 million in the U.S., and earlier this week it beat Star Wars: The Force Awakens for the biggest Monday haul ever with $40.2 million. All of this… Read more...
A Colorado man wrote a heartfelt open letter in which he talked about how he almost committed a mass shooting in his teens. He said that the main reason he did not carry out the attack was a lack of access to assault weapons, and a random...Show More Summary
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, whose 2009 re-election prompted mass unrest over alleged vote rigging, has called for "free" presidential and parliamentary elections in an open letter to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.