Fox has no problem with Tucker Carlson’s ‘replacement theory’ remarks, says Lachlan Murdoch

“Fox Corporation shares your values and abhors anti-semitism, white supremacy and racism of any kind,” Murdoch wrote ADL chief executive Jonathan Greenblatt on Sunday. “In fact, I remember fondly the ADL honoring my father with your International Leadership Award, and we continue to support your mission. “Concerning the segment of ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight’ on April … Read more

Hong Kong court convicts Jimmy Lai and other pro-democracy activists over 2019 protest

The other defendants included “Hong Kong’s father of democracy” Martin Lee and veteran pro-democracy figures Albert Ho and Lee Cheuk-yan. They were charged with organizing and taking part in a peaceful protest on Hong Kong Island on August 18, 2019, which had been banned by police. Among the nine defendants, all but ex-lawmakers Au Nok-hin … Read more

Hong Kong court convicts Jimmy Lai and other pro-democracy activists over 2019 protest

The other defendants included “Hong Kong’s father of democracy” Martin Lee and veteran pro-democracy figures Albert Ho and Lee Cheuk-yan. They were charged with organizing and taking part in a protest on Hong Kong Island on August 18, 2019, which had been banned by police. Among the nine defendants, all but ex-lawmakers Au Nok-hin and … Read more

Netflix and Amazon gave daring Indian filmmakers hope. Now that’s turning to fear

Even with two major, critically acclaimed films under her belt — “Kal: Yesterday and Tomorrow,” a thriller she wrote and directed, and “Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi,” a political drama that won Bollywood’s equivalent of an Academy Award — the work just wouldn’t come. Since then, the Mumbai-based filmmaker says she has “been inundated with work.” Her … Read more

Osbourne off ‘The Talk’ after inquiry into racism discussion

LOS ANGELES – FEBRUARY 19: “The Talk,” Friday, February 19th, 2021 on the CBS Television Network. Sharon Osbourne, shown. Guests: Storm Reid and Ross Butler. (Photo by Monty Brinton/CBS via Getty Images) CBS Photo Archive | CBS | Getty Images CBS says Sharon Osbourne will no longer appear on its daytime show “The Talk” after … Read more

NCAA weight room discrepancy shows ‘they don’t think these women are worth it,’ says Jemele Hill

The NCAA has a chronic problem with undervaluing women, writer and host Jemele Hill said Friday — and the latest controversy over weight room discrepancies puts a spotlight on that inequality. “This has been a long standing, consistent problem when it comes to the lack of equity between men’s and women’s sports,” said Hill. “This … Read more

Facebook will pay Murdoch for news in Australia

The three-year partnership was announced on Monday. It will allow content from much of Rupert Murdoch’s local media empire, including The Australian newspaper, to be featured on Facebook News — a section of the platform that curates coverage from selected publishers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The agreement adds to a stream of … Read more

Facebook signs deal with Murdoch’s News Corp in Australia

The three-year partnership was announced on Monday. It will allow content from much of Rupert Murdoch’s local media empire, including The Australian newspaper, to be featured on Facebook News — a section of the platform that curates coverage from selected publishers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The agreement adds to a stream of … Read more

Maharashtra: Doctors going social media way to treat patients – ET HealthWorld

NAGPUR: During the first wave of Covid-19, doctors in Maharashtra were officially permitted teleconsultation. Since then it has become a popular medium to ensure uninterrupted doctor-patient communication. With the number of patients on the rise again, doctors are continuing the use of technology via a mixed-modified model. After the first consultation, many doctors are advising … Read more

Does the UK media have a racism problem? These journalists think so

The objections, including a rebuke from the Guardian newspaper, come after the Society of Editors rejected allegations made by Prince Harry that racism had played a role in how the British press covered his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex. The comments were made during an explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey in which the couple opened … Read more