Monthly Archives: November 2020

Prince’s biographer talks about the man behind the legend

In one rolling stone interview published in 1985, Prince told writer Neal Karlen about a pivotal moment in his life: the moment his father kicked him out of the house. From a phone booth, Prince begged his father to take him back: “He still said no. I sat crying in …

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Trump names speechwriter fired for attending conference with white nationalists to commission that preserves Holocaust memorials

Darren Beattie, former White House speechwriter. (Darren Beattie via Twitter) WASHINGTON — A former speechwriter fired from the White House in 2018 for attending a conference that white supremacists also attended has been named to a commission tasked with preserving Holocaust-related sites across Europe. Former speechwriter Darren Beattie will join …

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Trump enlists former speechwriter who attended white supremacist conference to monitor Holocaust sites

(JTA) – President Donald Trump has appointed Darren Beattie, a former White House speechwriter who attended a white supremacist conference, to a government commission that monitors Holocaust sites. Beattie, who tag on twitter as a “proud Jew,” attended a HL Mencken Club conference in 2016. According to the Southern Poverty …

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Princess Diana’s biographer Andrew Morton said the portrayal of The Crown was “the most realistic he has ever seen”

Princess Diana’s biographer called Emma Corrin’s performance in The Crown “the most accomplished and realistic portrayal” of the late royal he has seen. English journalist Andrew Morton, 67, who wrote the bestseller Diana: Her True Story in 1992, said the 24-year-old actress demonstrated “star quality” in the role. His claims …

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Trump Biographer: “He’ll Finally Get What He Wanted” | Business | Economic and financial news from a German point of view | DW

American biographer and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Michael D’Antonio spent a lot of time with US President Donald Trump while writing two books about him. His most recent book, “High Crimes: The Corruption, Impunity, and Impeachment of Donald Trump,” a chronicle of the President’s impeachment, was released in October 2020. D’Antonio …

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Seven Questions with Alice George, John Glenn Biographer

Dave ghose | [email protected] Almost three years after starting to research her book, and almost four years after John Glenn’s death, Alice George’s biography of the Senator and the Astronaut will be published next week by the Chicago Review Press. . George, a veteran journalist and historian who previously wrote …

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