‘Stray’: Stephanie Danler’s poetic reading of place, exodus and family ties

Author Stephanie Danler dials in from lockdown in Los Angeles to tell us about the troubled family history that inspired her memoir “Stray”. From the insidious nature of addiction to her attempts to forge her own path far from home, Danler reflects on the experiences and relationships that brought her back to the California of … Read more ‘Stray’: Stephanie Danler’s poetic reading of place, exodus and family ties

Was Jerry Krause the foil Michael Jordan needed to achieve GOAT status? | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Zach Lowe and Paul Pierce react to excerpts from a memoir Jerry Krause was working on before he died, and discuss whether the late former Chicago Bulls GM was the foil Michael Jordan needed to reach NBA GOAT status. #TheJump #NBA #Sports Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn Subscribe to … Read more Was Jerry Krause the foil Michael Jordan needed to achieve GOAT status? | The Jump

On the importance of teaching colonial history | Studio B: Unscripted (web extra)

In this excerpt from Studio B: Unscripted, writer and broadcaster Afua Hirsch and lawyer and former footballer Enola Aluko reflect on their experiences finding an identity and overcoming their so-called ‘imposter syndromes’. Hirsch shares her views on the need for British institutions to come to terms with the country’s history of Empire. Her first book … Read more On the importance of teaching colonial history | Studio B: Unscripted (web extra)

Billie Eilish Inspired Billy Porter’s Showstopping Mechanical Hat

Billy Porter video chats with Jimmy about writing his memoir in quarantine, how Billie Eilish inspired his winning red carpet look at the 2020 Grammys and his personal motivation for supporting voter registration and the Actors Fund. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN Watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights … Read more Billie Eilish Inspired Billy Porter’s Showstopping Mechanical Hat

Michelle Obama for VP in 2020?

Former First Lady Michelle Obama has repeatedly said she is not running for office, but now that Democratic nominee and former VP Joe Biden has vowed to choose a female VP, could she reconsider? Chris Cillizza explains why Michelle Obama would be a dream vice president pick, but why it’s unlikely to happen. SOURCES AND … Read more Michelle Obama for VP in 2020?

Eniola Aluko and Afua Hirsch | Studio B: Unscripted

Launching the second series of Al Jazeera’s Studio B: Unscripted, writer/broadcaster and professor Afua Hirsch and former footballer/author Eniola Aluko discuss how they have navigated racism and gender discrimination as outliers in their professions. As a striker, Eniola played 102 caps for the England national team as well as for several clubs in Europe and … Read more Eniola Aluko and Afua Hirsch | Studio B: Unscripted

Woody Allen’s memoir cancelled | RT can publish instead

New York publishing house Hachette canceled Woody Allen’s biography and returned the rights to the famous film director, after its employees staged a walkout in protest. Allen was accused of child sex abuse by his ex-partner. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/acbz Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow … Read more Woody Allen’s memoir cancelled | RT can publish instead

Woody Allen’s memoir gets dropped after backlash

A fresh take on big and bizarre news in the newspapers, on news websites, blogs and social media. France 24 also looks at stories about how the media functions and how it’s evolving in today’s society Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our … Read more Woody Allen’s memoir gets dropped after backlash

Sara Cox Reflects on Her Modelling Days and Her Dislike of ‘Ladettes’ | This Morning

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF You probably know her best as one of the leading voices on Britain’s biggest radio station, but Sara Cox had a more humble start to life. She joins us today as she releases her memoir ‘Til the Cows Come Home’. She’ll be telling us about trudging through dirt, rearing cattle … Read more Sara Cox Reflects on Her Modelling Days and Her Dislike of ‘Ladettes’ | This Morning

Mental Health and the Law: CULS Lecture

Richard Martin spoke about “Mental Health and the Law” on Monday 2 March 2020 at the Faculty of Law, as a guest on the regular Cambridge University Law Society (CULS) speaker programme. As many Law students apply and compete for vacation schemes and training contracts, concerns surrounding work-life balance and mental wellbeing in the City … Read more Mental Health and the Law: CULS Lecture

Bhutto and Lamont Hill on compassion and identity | Studio B Unscripted (web extra)

In this excerpt from Studio B, Unscripted, Pakistani best-selling author Fatima Bhutto reflects on the importance of compassion towards those people who cause us pain, and questions dehumanising narratives. Also, US public intellectual Marc Lamont Hill examines the need to re-imagine our identities, from the notion of masculinity to the idea of the nation-state, and … Read more Bhutto and Lamont Hill on compassion and identity | Studio B Unscripted (web extra)

White House has issued formal threat to John Bolton to keep him from publishing book

The White House has issued a formal threat to former national security adviser John Bolton to keep him from publishing his book, “The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir,” sources familiar with the matter tell CNN. The White House had no comment. Neither Bolton nor a spokesman for the publisher, Simon & Schuster, … Read more White House has issued formal threat to John Bolton to keep him from publishing book

Sir Lenny Henry Opens Up About Racism and Bullying in School | This Morning

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF At just 16 years old, a young boy skipped school to appear on a TV talent show New Faces. Nearly 45 years later, that young boy is one of the country’s greatest TV comedy stars, Sir Lenny Henry. The legendary comedian joins us in the studio following the release of … Read more Sir Lenny Henry Opens Up About Racism and Bullying in School | This Morning

Andrew Ridgeley Reveals Why Wham! Split Up | This Morning

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF He was one half of the 80s most successful pop duo. But after Wham! split in 1986, Andrew Ridgeley shied away from the limelight, letting best friend George Michael take centre stage. Now, three years since George’s death, Andrew bares all in his new memoir ‘Wham! George & Me’. He’ll … Read more Andrew Ridgeley Reveals Why Wham! Split Up | This Morning