Baroness Helena Kennedy QC on the danger Afghan female judges face:“The Taliban came for these women with vengeance in their hearts. They resented that women had used the legal system to deal with them. We had to get them out.” Baroness Kennedy’s campaign
Literate Twitter - can anyone remember @TheAtlantic story a few years ago about why the future of US politics needed the return of elites deciding things in cigar smoke-filled rooms rather than more populism? For the life of me I can't recall author, headline, anything.
As the economic recovery gains momentum, government support is starting to unwind, so far in an orderly manner. Banks remain in a broadly comfortable position to absorb future losses through earnings, rather than capital. Read more:
New Orleans chef Aarón Sánchez's scholarship fund provides culinary education, mentorship and industry experience for future generations of aspiring chefs. “Taking care of our youth is the most important mission we all have.”
I had a great conversation with Korea’s President@moonriver365 & his Special Envoys for Future Generations & Culture - @BTS_twt They are so deeply committed to inspiring their fans to embrace the #GlobalGoals and be the change our world so desperately needs. Video coming soon!
Do not get lost in a sea of despair. Be hopeful, be optimistic. Our struggle is not the struggle of a day, a week, a month, or a year, it is the struggle of a lifetime. Never, ever be afraid to make some noise and get in good trouble, necessary trouble. #goodtrouble
NEWS: Music stars @BTS_twt will join world leaders at the UN on Monday to show support for the #GlobalGoals & help inspire ambitious action to create better future for all. Don't miss their very special musical performance!
@BTS_twt gets candid about their busy workload, business innovations, and the future of the band. Go inside the business of #BTS — and the challenges ahead — in the #BTSxBILLBOARDxBILLBOARD cover story:
5 years ago, I was shot in an attempt to stop me from speaking out for girls' education. Today, I attend my first lectures at Oxford.
Some people ask: Why would you impeach and convict a president who has only a few days left in office? The answer: Precedent. It must be made clear that no president, now or in the future, can lead an insurrection against the U.S. government.
The 75,000,000 great American Patriots who voted for me, AMERICA FIRST, and MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN, will have a GIANT VOICE long into the future. They will not be disrespected or treated unfairly in any way, shape or form!!!