What’s an iconic magazine to do when they’re putting together their list of the most influential people and they can’t decide between including a woman and her alleged abuser? Put them both in there, apparently. The TIME 100 is out today and in the category of “Icons,” the magazine honored Christine Blasey Ford. Senator and presidential candidate Kamala Harris wrote her blurb. “Her story, spoken while holding back tears, shook Washington and the country,” writes Harris. “Her courage, in the face of those who wished to silence her, galvanized Americans. And her unfathomable sacrifice, out of a sense of civic duty, shined a spotlight on the way we treat survivors of sexual violence.” Blasey Ford deserves to be on this list—a list from the magazine that named “The Silence Breakers” their Person of the Year in 2017, honoring all the people who had spoken up about sexual harassment and abuse. Of Blasey Ford, Harris … [Read more...] about We’ve Reached Peak Both-Sidesism as TIME 100 Honors Both Christine Blasey Ford & the Man She Says Assaulted Her
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After Chip and Joanna Gaines were tapped for the Time 100 list of most influential people in the world, the perfect person stepped up to write a short tribute: Tim Tebow.Calling Chip and Jo "incredible people with incredible hearts," Tebow wrote that the couple is "grounded in a strong faith, which keeps them focused on what truly matters in life.""People matter. Loving people matters," the former NFL quarterback continued. "And Jo and Chip are amazing at loving people." 30 PHOTOS Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines on Instagram See Gallery Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines on Instagram This is 40. And I like it... #pregnantandforty #anddoughnuts I can't believe tonight marks our very last episode of Fixer Upper. This picture is of us filming our pilot in 2012 and then our last scene of fixer in 2017. What a journey this has been! Check out my blog to read an update from us and to see what's on the horizon for our family and Magnolia as we move forward. The … [Read more...] about Tim Tebow pens tribute to Chip and Joanna Gaines for Time 100 list
Stephen Braun, Wilson Ring and Steve Peoples, Associated Press Updated 5:09 am PDT, Sunday, March 17, 2019 FILE - In this March 3, 2019, file photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., left, and his wife, Jane Sanders, greet supporters as they leave after his 2020 presidential campaign stop at Navy Pier in Chicago. Bernie Sanders’ revolution is Jane Sanders’ career. And her political and business activities have at times been his headache. His closest adviser, she is perhaps the most influential woman in the 2020 campaign who isn’t a candidate. less FILE - In this March 3, 2019, file photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., left, and his wife, Jane Sanders, greet supporters as they leave after his 2020 presidential campaign stop at Navy Pier in Chicago. Bernie ... more Photo: Nam Y. Huh, AP … [Read more...] about Is Jane Sanders the most powerful woman not running in 2020?
EACH year, Hyde Park is taken over by some of the biggest acts in the music business at the British Summer Time festival. But who is performing at the 2019 event and when do tickets go on sale? When is the British Summertime Festival on? The festival usually runs over two weekends in July. So far only two dates for the festival has been revealed July 12 and July 14, 2019. This is the seventh year that music lovers will be able to enjoy performances from superstars to handpicked developing acts from the heart of London. The popular event kicked off in 2013 with The Rolling Stones reliving their legendary 1969 gig, plus Bon Jovi, Lionel Richie and Jennifer Lopez. Which acts will be performing at British Summertime Festival 2019? So far only three acts have been revealed. Bob Dylan - July 12, 2019 Bob is responsible for some of the most influential albums of all time, such as The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan, Highway 61 Revisited, and Blonde on Blonde. He has received … [Read more...] about When is BST Hyde Park 2019? Headliners, tickets, line-up and dates for British Summer Time festival
PUBLISHED: 18:02 13 November 2018 | UPDATED: 20:07 13 November 2018 Megan Aldous Goldie Sayers , Team GB Javelin Thrower and one of Suffolk's 100 Inspiring Women speaking at the event Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN Archant This is a list that Suffolk should be proud of - 100 women who are positive role models for future generations, women who have achieved success in a diverse range of fields from business, the arts, sport and education to the third sector.The list was put together by a panel of judges this summer after we asked readers for their nominations. From top left: Jenna Ackerley, Anne Beckett-Allen, Katie Bannister, Jane Basham, Dayle Bayliss, Shayra Begum, Nicola Beach, Adele Bellis and Professor Emma Bond Pictures: WENDY AIKEN PHOTOGRAPHY/EDF ENERGY/BARRY ELEY/PHILIP MYNOTT/SUFFOLK COUNTY COUCIL/UNIVERSITY OF SUFFOLKJenna Ackerley, Events Under Canvas: A Felixstowe girl originally, 38-year-old Jenna now lives in East Bergholt with her husband and … [Read more...] about Meet 100 of Suffolk’s most inspirational women