The Jerusalem born Oscar-winning actress refuses to accept this year’s Genesis award at the ceremony that was meant to take place in Palestine in June, leading to the cancellation of the whole event, altogether. The dual Israeli-American passport carrier expressed her “distress” over the horrific abominations carried out by the Israeli army against the Palestinians through her representatives; “recent events in Israel have been extremely distressing to her and she does not feel comfortable participating in any public events in Israel.” Portman’s representatives added “she cannot in good conscience move forward with the ceremony”.
The Genesis prize aka the “Jewish Nobel Prize” awards a $1 million grant every year to those who “inspire others through their dedication to the Jewish community and Jewish values.” Portman however, was set to receive $2 million. After the ceremony was cancelled, the foundation stated that it “remains deeply committed to this year’s philanthropic theme of advancing women’s equality” and that it intends to “start announcing our first grants to women’s rights organizations this spring.” adding that it still sees Portman as a “highly accomplished actress, a committed social activist and a wonderful human being.”
That wasn’t the end of it. Israel’s culture minister took to twitter to express her disdain over Portman’s decision “I was sad to hear that Portman fell like a ripe fruit into the hands of BDS supporters” wrote Miri Regev “A Jewish actress, who was born in Israel, is joining those who see the story of the success and magic of the establishment of Israel as ‘a tale of darkness and darkness,” she added, referring to Portman’s 2015 film A Tale of Love and Darkness, which the actress both directed and starred in.
But what could’ve suddenly changed Portman’s mind after all this time? Could it be that she finally paid attention to the inhumanity & savagery that’s been taking place for decades? The actress didn’t explain at first, which lead to people assuming that she was referring to recent massacres happening along the border with Gaza; at least 30 dead Palestinians were left dead after they were shot by the IDF.
However, Portman later then elaborated “My decision not to attend the Genesis Prize ceremony has been mischaracterized by others. Let me speak for myself. I chose not to attend because I did not want to appear as endorsing Benjamin Netanyahu.” The actress added “I am not part of the B.D.S. movement and do not endorse it. Like many Israelis and Jews around the world, I can be critical of the leadership in Israel without wanting to boycott the entire nation. Israel, was created exactly 70 years ago as a haven for refugees from the Holocaust. But the mistreatment of those suffering from today’s atrocities is simply not in line with my Jewish values. Because I care about Israel, I must stand up against violence, corruption, inequality, and abuse of power.”
Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox tie the Knot
The world’s most admired lovers, most iconic celebrity couples, and wildest grunge babes. They officially tie the knot in a Instagram video. In January 13th they couldn’t celebrate their love to each other after showing how much affection to each other in a birthstone diamond ring, accordingly to Webster design. The two pear cut diamonds are interlocking bands together. The two rings estimate a whopping worth of almost half a million dollars. Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly, have always astonished the world with their ways to expression of love to each other. Either in grunge appearances, or public appearances, or paying duos to each other. The ring is one of the symbols of love to each other as it knots their birthstone to each other, forming a heart. By machine gun Kelly popping the question in a striped t-shirt similarly to Travis, do you think Pete will do the same. Striking the world with rock n’roll and grunge, this couple had ravished the worried with the stunning appearances they hold on social media, or the public.
Maya Angelou to Shine in the US Quarter
Maya Anglou an icon, Civil Rights activists, American Poet, and Memoirist. She is highly established for her autobiography “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings”, in addition to her efforts with Malcom X, Martin Luther King JR, and African American Rights. She devoted herself to African Americans civil rights, moreover she is known for her quote “You may write me down in history with your bitter, twisted lies. You may trod me in the very dirt, but still, like dust, I’ll rise. Does my sassiness upset you?” She is now honored for her iconic and pragmatism in the US Mint American Woman’s Quarters Programme. The American public will submit names of figures they admire to be on the coin. One of the highly anticipated figures is Maya Anglou. Maya Angelou will be honored on the quarter with a bird, commemorating her achievements, and poem of “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” the image on the coin is inspired by her poetry that she wrote will she had experienced racism. The images compel the symbolism of the way she had lived and the pain she had endured. The coin is a representation to the power of American Women and their role in society.
We are taken Back on a Memory Lane, with Harry Potter’s 20th Anniversary
Harry Potter, a novel, film series and most importantly our passion for years. The series of 8 movies, written by JK Rowling, and narrating the adventure of Harry Potter and philosophers stone, to the deathly hallows. As the movie series was produced during 2001, until 2011, for ten years we grew up with the actors and saw them as our friends on the screen. We embarked on the journey of imagination, and went on swirly paths with Hogwarts, defeated Voldemort, and immersed ourselves in the whimsical world of magic. The era of Harry Potter, had left an introspective, and imaginary part in us. Either the cast, or the writer herself, this fantasy still survives within us. Harry Potter, played by Daniel Radcliffe, will be striking back in the screen in the most astonishing comeback. The cast of Harry Potter, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint, will be debuting back at TV, in celebration of the iconic Film Series that was released back in 2001. The 20th anniversary, will get the movie back to live with the characters and cast, in an HBO Max documentary. There is a shot of cast members as they stumble in astonishment amongst the invitations to the reunion. In addition, another scene of the star walking down the Diagon alley to meet the director Chris Columbus for a moment, that routes a feeling of time passing by. In another scene, we could observe Emma Watson having a heart-to-heart conversation with Rupert Grint, at the Gryffindor fire place. The scenes imply a that a long time had passed and that the characters had matured over the ages. All in all, the time had passed and the generation had matured but Harry Potter is a series that is engraved in our hearts and memory, and JK Rowling never fails to amuse our imaginative senses.
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2022 Color is Pantone’s Lilac Very Peri
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