The frontman admits ‘it sometimes felt frosty’ in his band. But now, with two new members, he’s ready to clear up why they split and how they made their sensuous comebackIt was onstage at Latitude in July 2013 that Kele Okereke realised Bloc Party could go on no longer. Earlier that year, they had parted with drummer Matt Tong, after a lengthy break had failed to halt what Okereke describes today as “non-stop bad vibes”.
Black Friday is almost upon us, but one right-wing pundit isn't feeling the holiday spirit this year. In a Nov. 24 article for WND, Mission: America's Linda Harvey, whose opposition to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community is well-established, argued that the number of "family-friendly, Christian-affirming" shops and restaurants she'll allow herself to frequent during the holiday shopping season is "growing shorter all the time." She didn't mince words when it came to Target, General Mills, Mattel and JCPenney, which she deems "reliable supporters of sexual depravity" for recent pro-LGBT efforts.
Spike Lee’s gang satire and the Idris Elba war drama couldn’t get made in the traditional Hollywood system. Why did it take streaming sites to make two of the year’s best films? This time last year, the curtain was raised on the whitest awards season in recent memory. This was despite the presence of a black woman as the president of the Academy, and a well-reviewed biopic of Martin Luther King from an African-American director.
The boys-only scouting organization has faced challenges to gender policy since 1970s, with Unicorns group being the latest to fight to be includedIn April 1974, nine Cub Scouts in Texas decided that they would not accept their badges until an official agreed to award them to the pack’s only female member, Carrie Lynn Morgan.
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is boosting the size of his campaign staff and increasing state budgets in his challenge against the frontrunner for the party's nomination, Hillary Clinton. Over the past six weeks, Clinton widened her lead over Sanders in opinion polls both nationally and in early states in the nominating process for the 2016 presidential election.
Unacceptable levels of pollutants found at several places along Rio Doce following Brazil’s worst ever environmental disaster Illegal levels of arsenic and mercury polluted the Rio Doce river in the days after a dam burst at an iron ore mine in early November in Brazil’s worst ever environmental disaster, according to tests by a state water agency.