The trailblazer who broke down Hollywood’s racial barriers – BBC News BBC Homepage

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January 8, 2022 Photo credit, PA Sidney Poitier, who died at the age of 94, once turned down the role of Othello because he didn’t want to be cast as a black actor. He highlighted the dilemma facing a man who has broken down many racial barriers in Hollywood. As the first black winner of … Read more

The teenager who made medical history to save her mother’s life – BBC News Mundo

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3 hours Image source, Aliana Deveza Caption, Aliana Deveza promoted an organ exchange that saved her mother’s life. When she was just 19 years old, Aliana Deveza organized and underwent a historic operation to save her mother’s life. He convinced a hospital to do the first organ exchange in the United States, an intervention in … Read more

What is aquamation, the alternative that is promoted as “greener” than cremation – BBC News World

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Drafting BBC News World 48 minutes Image source, Reuters Caption, Flowers on Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s coffin during the state funeral, which took place in Cape Town, on January 1. Archbishop Desmond Tutu, hero of the struggle against apartheid and Nobel Peace Prize winner, who died on December 26, requested that his body be subjected to … Read more

BBC News admits mistake after tapping on Epstein’s boyfriend Alan Dershowitz to analyze Ghislaine Maxwell’s verdict

BBC News admits mistake after tapping on Epsteins boyfriend Alan

When Fox News shows more journalistic qualms than the BBC, you know we’re in trouble. Renowned constitutional scholar Alan Dershowitz, who believes the Constitution gives Donald Trump the power to do whatever he wants as long as he is serious about stealing the election, appeared on BBC News on Wednesday after Ghislaine Maxwell was convicted … Read more

The controversial closure of Memorial, the group that denounced the crimes of the Soviet era and is accused in Russia of tarnishing the “glorious past” of the USSR – BBC News World

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2 hours Image source, Reuters Caption, Memorial supporters held signs that read “We Will Live Forever.” Russia’s Supreme Court ordered the closure of Memorial, the country’s oldest human rights group. The organization was able to recover the records of millions of people innocents who were executed, imprisoned or persecuted in the Soviet era. The organization … Read more

Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Tutu dies at 90 – BBC News World

1640514784 Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Tutu dies at 90

Drafting BBC News World 3 hours Image source, Reuters Desmond Tutu was a smiling South African archbishop whose irrepressible personality won him friends and admirers around the world. The Nobel Peace Prize winner, who helped end apartheid in South Africa, died at the age of 90 in Cape Town on Sunday. The president of that … Read more

Oswaldo Maciá, the Colombian artist who was inspired by nuclear submarines to bring together the sound of more than 2,000 birds from around the world – BBC News Mundo

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Alejandro Millán Valencia BBC News World 3 hours Image source, Getty Images Caption, Oswaldo Maciá with his sound sculpture “Something goes over my head” It does not happen every day that the Tate Modern in London, one of the world’s leading contemporary art museums, opens a large space for a Latin American artist. In 2007, … Read more

Bruce Springsteen sells his entire music catalog for $ 500 million – BBC News World

1639666077 Bruce Springsteen sells his entire music catalog for 500

Mark Savage BBC Music Correspondent 26 minutes American singer Bruce Springsteen sold the original recordings and publishing rights to all of his work to Sony for about $ 500 million. The deal gives Sony ownership of their 20 studio albums, including classics like Born to run, The River Y Born In The USA, according to … Read more

The “Führer of physics”: the Nazi scientists who tried to discredit Einstein with racist arguments – BBC News World

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Carlos Serrano (@carliserrano) BBC News World 15 minutes Image source, Getty Albert Einstein faced tremendously complex calculations to solve great riddles of the universe. And, at the same time, it endured the fierce attack by Nazi scientists who, led by the envy, the anxiety to feel left behind before new theories and inspired by racist … Read more