Politics

Brazil election: Entertainment world reacts to Lula defeating Bolsonaro

"This is a victory for social justice, Indigenous rights and the future of humanity"

Kanye West apologises for George Floyd comments: “I know what it feels to have a knee on my neck right now”

The rapper did, however, continue doubling down on recent displays of antisemitism

Stephen Colbert pokes fun at Liz Truss: “That’s not a term in office, that’s a juice cleanse”

Fellow chat show host Trevor Noah also joked about her short stint as PM

Music and entertainment world reacts to Liz Truss resigning as PM: “General election NOW”

Thom Yorke, Charlie Brooker and Joe Lycett have all shared their reactions to Truss' departure

George Floyd’s family preparing $250million defamation lawsuit against Kanye West

Attorneys for the family have accused West of "knowingly [making] blatantly false statements about George Floyd's death"

M.I.A. dropped from GQ Awards following controversial posts about vaccines

It comes after M.I.A. compared vaccines for COVID-19 to Alex Jones’ reprehensible conspiracy theories about the Sandy Hook massacre

Kanye West’s anti-Semitic posts condemned by celebrities, politicians and organisations

In a statement shared overnight, the Black Jewish Entertainment Alliance called Kanye West's posts “hurtful, offensive, and wrong”

Roger Waters shares open letter to Vladimir Putin: “Would you like to see an end to this war?”

It comes as the former Pink Floyd member's Polish shows are officially cancelled

Roger Waters denies cancelling Polish shows over comments on Russia-Ukraine war

“I have been looking forward to sharing my message of love with the people of Poland,” says the former Pink Floyd leader
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