Human rights

Lin-Manuel Miranda Won’t Attend Oscars Ceremony After Wife Tests Positive for COVID-19
Entertainment, Human rights

Lin-Manuel Miranda Won’t Attend Oscars Ceremony After Wife Tests Positive for COVID-19

Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP Lin-Manuel Miranda will not be present at the Academy Awards on Sunday evening. The creative and composer has elected against attending the Oscars ceremony at the Dolby Theater “out of caution” after learning that his wife, Vanessa Nadal, has recently tested positive for COVID-19. Miranda revealed his [...]Continue reading on variety.com
Disney Money Rejected By Human Rights Campaign, Seeks Greater Efforts On LGBTQ+ Issues
Entertainment, Human rights

Disney Money Rejected By Human Rights Campaign, Seeks Greater Efforts On LGBTQ+ Issues

Disney The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer civil rights organization, said today it will not accept any funding from the Walt Disney Co . without a greater commitment to the LGBTQ+ agenda. The HRC was responding to a statement by Bob [...] The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer civil rights organization, said today it will not accept any funding from the Walt Disney Co. without a greater commitment to the LGBTQ+ agenda. The HRC was responding to a statement by Bob Chapek, CEO of the Walt Disney Company, at Disney’s quarterly shareholder meeting. His statement was the company’s first public statement of opposition to Florida’s House Bill 1557, the Don’t Say ...