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Here Are the Most Powerful Speeches From March For Our Lives in Washington

Hundreds of March For Our Lives rallies took place across the country and around the world Saturday as people called for action on gun violence. The rallies included hundreds of thousands of protesters and speeches from activists and survivors of shootings, including survivors of the Parkland, Fla. shooting David Hogg and Emma González. The speeches,(…)

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A roundup of global commentary for the March 19, 2018 weekly magazine. Christian Science Monitor | All Stories

Watch Florida Shooting Survivor Emma Gonzalez’s Powerful Speech

Emma Gonzalez, a survivor of the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida, gave an emotional speech at a gun rally in Florida that has gone viral due to her brave words. The high school senior asked for a moment of silence before beginning: “Every single person up here today, all these people should be home grieving.(…)

Grammys 2018: Logic Calls Out Donald Trump’s Anti-Immigrant Bigotry In Powerful Moment — Watch!

WOW!!! Logic came with it tonight, not just in performing 1-800-273-8255, but also in his message after the show when he flat out called out Donald Trump and anti-immigrant bigotry that’s been sweeping our country lately! Related: Watch SZA Perform At The Grammys HERE! But first, here’s the performance, alongside Alessia Cara and Khalid (below):(…)

Grammys 2018: Lady GaGa Gives Powerful Performance Of Joanne And Million Reasons! Watch!

Lady GaGa came with it, and looked gorgeous doing it! The Joanne era may be slowly coming to a close for GaGa, but she made sure to get it in really well at the Grammys tonight! Related: Watch Kendrick Lamar’s Opening Performance HERE! The superstar donned all white and performed on a white piano with(…)

Xi Jinping Becomes China’s Most Powerful Leader Since Mao Zedong

The first handshake was for Jiang Zemin, China’s 91-year-old former leader, who sat immediately to Xi Jinping’s left. Then Xi, newly reaffirmed as Chinese President for another five years, strode down the ranks of top cadres seated on stage at Beijing’s Great Hall of the People, shaking hands and sharing congratulations on the culmination of(…)