BTS are the coolest band in the world.
We cannot and will not leave our granddaughters a world in which they have fewer rights and opportunities than we did.
In regard to the Supreme Court, what is there to say? As long as women’s rights can be decided by a set of nine political appointees, we are not free. It is poor women, and/or women of color and/or rural women who will suffer the most if Roe is overturned.
Was it just me who felt incredibly uncomfortable listening to 2 men on SCOTUS who were credibly accused of violating the personal, physical sanctity of women, whether via alleged sexual harassment or alleged assault, getting to judge whether women can control our own bodies?
I don’t just want a world where abortion care is legal. I want a world where I’m not harassed when I got my abortion. Where I’m not shamed. Where I’m not considered lucky to be able to get one. Upholding Roe v. Wade is the floor. We need abortion & reproductive health justice.
Breaking News: The women’s professional tennis tour said it was immediately suspending all tournaments in China in response to Peng Shuai’s disappearance. Shuai said last month that she was sexually assaulted by a top member of the Chinese government.
The WTA announced today it is pulling its tournaments from China over China’s hiding a women’s player who accused a prominent communist of sexual assault. Bravo, WTA. This is how it’s done, NBA.
#BREAKING WTA suspends all tournaments in China due to Peng Shuai affair, an official says #AFPSports
Steve Simon (WTA CEO) announces the immediate suspension of all tournaments in China and Hong Kong. (re Peng Shuai). Full statement below.
BREAKING: The head of the women’s professional tennis tour says all WTA tournaments will be suspended in China because of concerns about the safety of Peng Shuai, a player who accused a former government official in that country of sexual assault.
WTA announces immediate suspension of tournaments in China amid concern for Peng Shuai
Literally what we should all be doing. Uphold values and do what we must to defend them. Peng Shuai: WTA announces immediate suspension of tournaments in China
Former Japan PM tells China, a Taiwan emergency is a Japanese emergency
Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe today: A Taiwan emergency is a Japanese emergency, and therefore an emergency for the alliance. People in Beijing, President Xi Jinping in particular, should never have a misunderstanding in recognising this.
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LATEST: The WTA will suspend all of its tournaments in China, saying the country has failed to quell concerns that tennis star Peng Shuai is free and safe
The WTA has halted tournaments in China after the disappearance of tennis star Peng Shuai, who accused a Chinese leader of sexual assault. The scandal has exposed the dark and nasty world of the Communist Party’s inner sanctum, @MichaelSchuman wrote:
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Women’s Tennis Association suspends events in China because of concerns about the safety of Peng Shuai, a Grand Slam doubles champion who accused a former high-ranking Chinese government official of sexual assault.
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#Breaking: Women’s tennis tour suspends events in China over concerns about the safety of Peng Shuai
BREAKING The Women’s Tennis Association has announced all events in China and Hong Kong will be suspended immediately amid concern for Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai. |By @rpjward
Japan’s former PM warns China invading Taiwan would be an ‘emergency’ for Tokyo
WTA CEO on immediate suspension of all WTA tournaments in China: In good conscience, I don’t see how I can ask our athletes to compete there when Peng Shuai is not allowed to communicate freely and has seemingly been pressured to contradict her allegation of sexual assault.
Taiwan seeks to work with new Honduras government as China looms
EU launches €300bn fund to challenge China’s influence
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China is launching an aggressive campaign to promote Mandarin, saying 85% of its citizens will use the national language by 2025, AP reports
China is launching an aggressive campaign to promote Mandarin, saying 85% of its citizens will use the national language by 2025.
Facebook parent Meta removes China-based network pushing COVID-19 misinformation
Meta says it removed a China-based network of more than 500 Facebook accounts that sought to push a false narrative about the government’s attempts to blame the pandemic on China
China Set to Release First Korean Film in Six Years, Signaling End of Boycott
China has launched an aggressive campaign to get 85% of its citizens speaking Mandarin by 2025
Steve Simon: the WTA boss placing principle ahead of profit in standing up to China | Courtney Walsh
#Editorial: WTA suspended tournaments in China amid so-called concerns about safety of Peng Shuai. The WTA is expanding its influence in a speculative way, bringing politics into women’s tennis deeply, setting a bad example for the entire sporting world.
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