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Brie Larson Calls for More Film Critics of Color: ‘I Don’t Want to Hear What a White Man Has to Say’

Brie Larson wants to see more underrepresented reporters in the entertainment industry. At the Crystal + Lucy Awards, the actress announced that the Sundance Film Festival and the Toronto Film Festival have pledged 20 percent of their credentials for minorities to better reflect America. Larson was on hand to accept the Crystal Award for Excellence in Film Wednesday night at ...

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Focus: Breaking Travel News investigates: Trafalgar chief Tollman calls for action on overtourism

As tourism numbers continue their remorseless growth, Trafalgar chief executive Gavin Tollman argues the trend should be seen as an opportunity, not a threat. Here he tells Breaking Travel News how careful management of the flow of visitors can create a sustainable future for even the most popular hotspots. I was deeply disappointed when president Rodrigo Duterte, president of the ...

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Kimmel Calls Out Trump: He's ‘Friends With Our Enemies And Enemies With Our Friends’

“For whatever reason, Donald Trump seems determined to become friends with our enemies and enemies with our friends,” Kimmel said on Monday night’s broadcast of “Jimmy Kimmel Live.”  “Trump said he hopes he and Kim Jong Un like each other,” Kimmel said. “Kim Jong Un is a brutal dictator who starves his people and murders his political enemies. They’re definitely ...

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News: World Travel & Tourism Council calls on tourism ministers to roll out biometric technology

The World Travel & Tourism Council has invited transport ministers attending the annual International Transport Forum in Leipzig, Germany, to partner with the tourism sector to implement biometrics to make travel more efficient and secure. Speaking to the Open Ministerial Meeting, Gloria Guevara, WTTC president, said: “Travel and tourism generates 10.4 per cent of the world’s GDP and creates 313 ...

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