Google employees reportedly sign letter in protest of China censorship project

Amid internal backlash over plans to bring a censored search engine to China, about 1,000 Google employees have reportedly sent a letter to company leadership asking for more answers. “We urgently need more transparency, a seat at the table, and a commitment to clear and open processes: Google employees need to know what we’re building,…Read […]

Kawhi Leonard doesn't directly mention Raptors in letter thanking Spurs

Kawhi Leonard released his first statement since the blockbuster trade that saw the Toronto Raptors land the star forward. Leonard, who submitted a letter to the San Antonio Express-News, thanked the Spurs organization, its fans and head coach Gregg Popovich. But the 27-year-old didn't mention the Raptors in the letter, writing only that he was […]

Theresa may demands Boris Johnson apologise for his burqa ‘letter box’ comments about Muslims

Gareth Fuller – WPA Pool/Getty Images Theresa May has demanded Boris Johnson for comparing women wearing burqas to bank robbers and letter boxes. The former Foreign Secretary has been accused of Islamophobia over the remarks, which he made in a newspaper column. Johnson has so far refused to back down, and May said on Tuesday […]

Theresa May refuses to condemn Boris Johnson for comparing Muslim women in burqas to ‘letter boxes’ and ‘bank robbers’

Thomson Reuters Theresa May refuses to condemn Boris Johnson after the former foreign secretary compared Muslim women who wear the burqa to “letter boxes” and “bank robbers.” Johnson wrote in a newspaper column: “It is absolutely ridiculous that people should choose to go around looking like letter boxes.” A spokesperson for Prime Minister May refused […]

Meghan Markle said she was ‘complete with or without a partner’ in an open letter to herself from 2014

WPA Pool/Getty Images Meghan Markle turned 37 years old on Saturday, August 4. On her 33rd birthday, Markle published an open letter to herself and her fans on her now-defunct website, The Tig. She wrote about facing challenges in her youth and learning how to be kind to herself. “You need to know that you’re […]

Trump’s environment czar Pruitt cites ‘unrelenting attacks’ in resignation letter

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has resigned, citing “unprecedented” and “unrelenting attacks” on him and his family in a letter to President Donald Trump. Democrats have demanded his departure for months. Trump confirmed Pruitt’s resignation on Twitter, but little was known about the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief’s reasons for departure until the full text of […]

Read the letter 100 Microsoft staff reportedly sent to Satya Nadella protesting the firm’s $19 million deal with ICE

Getty Microsoft staff wrote to CEO Satya Nadella calling on the firm to cancel its $ 19.4 million contract with the US’s Immigration, Customs and Enforcement agency. They are dismayed at President Donald Trump’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy, in which families and children are separated after crossing the US-Mexico border illegally. The 100 staff said the […]

Pictures show North Korean official delivering symbolic letter from Kim Jong Un to Trump in the Oval Office

Shealah Craighead/White House President Donald Trump received a letter North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the White House on Friday While the actual letter was not seen publicly, a North Korean official also presented Trump with a symbolic, oversized novelty envelope, and the two men took a picture with it in the Oval Office. […]

Trump’s letter to Kim got a ‘solid response’ that saw much of Asia focus on saving the summit

President Donald Trump’s letter to Kim Jong Un canceling the planned summit on North Korean denuclearization whipped the region into a flurry of activity. Trump cited North Korean hostility as the reason for pulling the plug on the meeting. Since then Kim was noticeably calmer in a meeting with the president of South Korea. Now […]