BlackRock's Larry Fink feared a severe backlash for CEO letter

BlackRock’s Larry Fink feared a severe backlash for CEO letter

BlackRock Chair and CEO Laurence D. Fink attends a session at the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, on January 23, 2020. FABRICE COFFRINI DAVOS, Switzerland — BlackRock Chairman and CEO Larry Fink feared his annual letter to chief executives would trigger a “severe backlash” against the world’s largest investment firm, particularly because many of … Read more…

Backlash against Duchess Meghan: Is it racism?

Backlash against Duchess Meghan: Is it racism?

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prince Harry gestures next to his wife Meghan as they ride a horse-drawn carriage after their wedding ceremony at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, Britain, May 19, 2018. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj/File Photo Image Credit: REUTERS When accomplished, glamorous American actress Meghan Markle married Prince Harry in 2018, she was hailed … Read more…

Trump faces backlash after retweet revealing alleged whistleblower

Trump faces backlash after retweet revealing alleged whistleblower

US President Donald Trump listens as France’s President Emmanuel Macron speaks during their meeting at Winfield House in central London on December 3, 2019. LUDOVIC MARIN / POOL / AFP / Getty Images President Donald Trump is facing backlash for retweeting over the weekend a post that revealed the alleged name of the whistleblower whose … Read more…

FDA sparks backlash after deleting ex-commissioner Gottlieb's tweets

FDA sparks backlash after deleting ex-commissioner Gottlieb’s tweets

Former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottleib testifies before the House Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies Subcommittee about the Trump Administration’s proposed federal budget during a hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill May 25, 2017 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images The Food … Read more…

Blindspot to backlash: India’s Modi and party misread the mood

Blindspot to backlash: India’s Modi and party misread the mood

File photo: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah wave towards their supporters after the election results at party headquarter in New Delhi, India, May 23, 2019 Reuters At least 21 people have died in clashes with police over the controversial citizenship law Huge protests in India against a … Read more…

Vera Sidika deletes controversial post after backlash from fans who claim she will have a black baby

Vera Sidika deletes controversial post after backlash from fans who claim she will have a black baby

Kenyan Socialite turned entrepreneur Vera Sidika deleted a controversial post from her Instagram after clashing head-on with a section of her fans who were not impressed with her post. Angry fans invaded hher Instagram account, claiming that she would have a black baby. A section of her fans went ahead to tell her that her … Read more…

The First Temptation of Christ

Netflix gay Jesus comedy causes backlash

A Netflix Christmas comedy special which portrays Jesus Christ as a gay man has prompted outrage in Brazil’s Christian community, leading to an online petition to have it removed – which has gained more than two million signatures. The First Temptation of Christ was created by Porta dos Fundos, a Brazilian YouTube comedy channel that … Read more…

Backlash against Netflix comedy starring gay Jesus rages on with 2million complaints over ‘seriously offensive’ jokes

Backlash against Netflix comedy starring gay Jesus rages on with 2million complaints over ‘seriously offensive’ jokes

BACKLASH against a Netflix comedy starring a gay Jesus rages on with two million complaints over its ‘seriously offensive’ jokes. The First Temptation of Christ depicts Jesus as a gay man and is the brainchild of YouTube comedy channel Porta dos Fundos. 4 Backlash against a Netflix comedy starring a gay Jesus rages on with … Read more…

Netflix Star F?bio Porchat Responds to Backlash to Christmas Special That Depicts Jesus as Gay

Netflix Star F?bio Porchat Responds to Backlash to Christmas Special That Depicts Jesus as Gay

The First Temptation of Christ star Fábio Porchat called the backlash surrounding the Netflix Christmas special “homophobic.” The Porta Dos Fundos co-founder’s comments come after Christians in Brazil and internationally began a petition — which already garnered 1.8 million signatures — calling for Netflix to pull the special, or for the government to prohibit the … Read more…

Netflix Gay Jesus Comedy Movie Sparks Backlash – Variety

Netflix Gay Jesus Comedy Movie Sparks Backlash – Variety

‘Tis the season for controversy. “The First Temptation of Christ” — a Netflix Christmas comedy special that portrays a gay Jesus and a weed-spoking Mary — has sparked backlash. A petition has circulated demanding the special be pulled from the streamer on the grounds that it is offensive to Christians. “The First Temptation of Christ” … Read more…