Amanda Knox faces backlash for crowdfunding her wedding: ‘I’m a figure to be demonized’

Amanda Knox and Christopher Robinson. Photo courtesy of Amanda Knox and Christopher Robinson. (Photo: Amanda Knox and Christopher Robinson) Amanda Knox, who was absolved of the 2007 murder her roommate in Italy, is getting married next year. Recently, Knox and her fiance, Christopher Robinson, created and shared their interstellar wedding website. The wedding, in accordance with Robinson’s proposal, will be space-themed. Featuring costumes, props, time travel, […]

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Rep. Ilhan Omar faces backlash after claiming Trump is backing ‘coup’ in Venezuela

Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar is appointed to the House Foreign Affairs committee despite anti-Israel remarks Former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer weighs in on Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s decision to place Minnesota Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar on the House Foreign Affairs committee. Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar is facing a social media backlash after accusing President Trump of backing a […]

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Gillette faces backlash over #MeToo inspired advert

The razor company’s short film, called Believe, asks “Is this the best a man can get?” – a play on its famous slogan – and shows images of bullying, sexual harassment and aggressive male behaviour. After featuring clips of news coverage of sexual harassment cases, the advert then highlights examples of men stepping into stop others behaving inappropriately. It has […]

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Mayor faces backlash for allegedly forcing an officer named ‘Jose’ to go by ‘Joseph’

The mayor of a small Washington state city told a police officer named “Jose” to use the name “Joseph” in interactions with the public to avoid a name the mayor deemed “too Hispanic,” according to an allegation made at a Tuesday City Council meeting. A video of the Tonasket, Washington, City Council meeting published by the Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle shows former Officer Jose Perez telling council members […]

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