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Does Black Panther have a child? & 9 other questions about King T’Challa, answers

King T’Challa, the Black Panther, has defended the land of Wakanda for over 50 years, and during that time has proven to be one of Marvel’s most enduring symbols of heroism. Now a blockbuster movie star played by the late great Chadwick Boseman, the spotlight has never been more on Bast’s agent the panther god. […]

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Flume, The Avalanches, King Gizzard among Australian artists playing Coachella 2022

The lineup for this year’s Coachella edition in April dropped earlier today (January 13), with a bill that included a slew of notable Australian acts alongside headliners Kanye West, Billie Eilish and Harry Styles. King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, The Avalanches, Amyl and the Sniffers, Logic1000 and The Chats will all perform at the […]

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Emory Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Week With Virtual Events | Emory University

On April 5, 1957, Martin Luther King Jr., 28, spoke at Dexter Street Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama, to encourage the congregation following a successful bus boycott. He spoke about the liberation of the Gold Coast from the British Empire, stressing the importance of looking to history to move forward. One of his most memorable […]

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Looming strike at King Soopers stores in Kroger as union negotiations collapse

The only proposal in the three days of talks came from the union, which company officials asked them to review, said Liz Wesley, a store manager in Colorado Springs who spent 17 years in the grocery chain. “The (company) doesn’t take our proposals seriously,” Wesley said. “We want a better deal for us.” The company […]

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If Martin Luther King was still alive, would he be held responsible?

Martin Luther King Jr. chaired the Montgomery boycott campaign in 1955. (Photo: File) By Benay Blend In the run-up to Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) celebrations in honor of his birthday, there are the annual conversations about the presence of military recruiters at the MLK March in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Apparently there are similar issues […]

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Ryan Kaji, the boy king of YouTube

Shion held on a little longer, but he too eventually quit his job to run his son’s business. “I started to feel like I was the dead weight of the family,” Shion told me. Ryan needed the full support of both parents. “That’s when I realized, OK, we have to take a step back, and […]

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King’s Speech Cast Now – In ‘Mysterious’ Way to Land a Role in Netflix’s Success

The King’s Speech hit theaters in 2011, and it’s fair to say that the emotional biopic of how a stammering British monarch mastered his speech impediment left its mark on viewers from top to bottom. The royal managed to overcome his debilitating stuttering by listening to music that helped him clear his mind and pronounce […]

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Casting announced for PROUD – A Queer Love Story at King’s Head Theater

The cast has been announced for the powerful new drama PROUD, by Bren Gosling (Moment of Grace, The Actors Center; Invisible Me, Studio at New Wimbledon Theater). This moving story of conflict and connection addresses themes of race, trauma, religion and sexuality. Double Telling’s PROUD production brings together the talents of Taofique Folarin (Le Roi […]

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Israeli Defense Minister discusses regional stability with King of Jordan

AMMAN (Reuters) – Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz met Jordan’s King Abdullah in Amman on Wednesday to discuss regional stability and bilateral ties in the latest high-level visit since relations between the two improved. neighbors, officials from both countries said. At peace since 1994, Jordan has been a security ally of Israel, but relations have […]

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Remarkable book reveals the dark side of the Sun King

The “Sun King” Louis XIV (reigned 1643-1715) was not only one of the most cultivated kings of France, but one of the most cruel. He started wars, bombed towns and persecuted French Protestants after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes in 1685. Moreover, as Meredith Martin and Gillian Weiss show in this remarkable publication, […]