ATLANTA — Former President Carter served in the Navy, ran a peanut farm, served as Georgia’s Governor, then was elected as President. Griggs said the NAACP and the Carter Center would often join forces. “We consider him a kindred spirit when it comes to the effort of the Carter Center. We partnered with the Carter Center on many, many issues,” said Griggs. King and The King Center released a statement:“The King Center continues to keep former President Jimmy Carter and his family in our thoughts and prayers.
Last year, in a fundraiser for South Carolina Democrats, Vice President Kamala Harris offered her gratitude, saying, "We see how South Carolina Democrats set President Joe Biden and me on a path to the White House. While South Carolina Democrats have not won a statewide race since 2006, they have begun selling buttons, mugs and apparel flaunting the state's new status, with the tagline "South Carolina Democrats Pick Winners." Pamela Evette and U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, have endorsed Trump, whose 2016 victory in South Carolina's primary helped solidify GOP support behind his campaign. Templeton won't say whom she plans to support and says she expects a similar waiting game among GOP voters and donors in South Carolina. The 2024 season in only getting started in South Carolina, just as in the other early states.26 days ago South Carolina Public Radio
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy says the pressure on Moscow must increase and called for "decisive steps" against Russia's nuclear industry in addition to more pressure through sanctions on the Russian military and banking sectors. "The pressure on the Russian aggressor must increase: We expect decisive steps against [Russia's state-owned nuclear energy firm] Rosatom & Russian nuclear industry, more pressure on military & banking," he said. Speaking on February 25, French President Emmanuel Macron called on Beijing to "help us pressure Russia" to end the war in Ukraine. EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said that a total 121 entities and individuals were on the latest sanctions list. We will continue to increase pressure on Russia -- and we will do it for as long as needed, until Ukraine is liberated from the brutal Russian aggression," he said.28 days ago Radio Free Europe
Since the military coup, Min Aung Hlaing has visited Russia three times, purchasing modern Russian-made jet fighters, helicopters and military equipment. Wary supportIn Myanmar, Min Aung Hlaing wrote to Putin last week, saying he appreciates Russia’s support for Myanmar. Russia stayed neutral.”One reason Min Aung Hlaing has repeatedly mentioned Russia as an ally is because he’s unsure of the relationship, Hla Kyaw Zaw added. "Vietnam needs to be on the side of the international community and international law to condemn Russia's war in Ukraine and support Ukraine,” he said from Hanoi. Morality is just an excuse for nations to protect their interests.”Translated by Myo Min Aung and Anna Vu.29 days ago Radio Free Asia
*Warning - Contains spoilers for Red Rose season 1*Will there be a Red Rose season 2? Jaya (Ashna Rabheru) in Red Rose BBC/Eleven Film/Sam TaylorAs of February 2023 we've currently had no word as to whether there will be a second season of Red Rose or not. Wren (Amelia Clarkson) in Red Rose BBC/Eleven Film/Sam TaylorIt's hard to say when a second season of Red Rose would be released, as the series hasn't been officially renewed for season 2 yet. The cast of Red Rose BBC/Eleven Film/Vishal SharmerGiven the ending of Red Rose season 1, there is a chance that a second season would focus on an entirely new group of friends getting caught up with the app. There isn't a trailer available for Red Rose season 2 yet but you can rewatch the trailer for season 1 right here now.29 days ago Radio Times
RadioTimes.com has rounded up everything you need to know about how to watch Fulham v Wolves on TV and online. Read more football features: Best players in the world | Best players of all time | Live football on TV today | Premier League TV scheduleWhen is Fulham v Wolves? Fulham v Wolves will take place on Friday 24th February 2023. Fulham v Wolves kick-off timeFulham v Wolves will kick off at 8pm. There are plenty of matches on the Premier League TV schedule this week.1 month ago Radio Times
CEO John Lansing cited the erosion of advertising dollars, particularly for NPR podcasts, and the tough financial outlook for the media industry more generally. NPR's programming division, which produces its industry-leading podcasts, has more than doubled since 2019. An NPR spokeswoman said final decisions on which jobs will be eliminated should occur by the week of March 20. NPR joins CNN, The Washington Post and other media outlets in announcing layoffsLansing, formerly a top television executive for the E.W. Disclosure: This story was reported and written by NPR Media Correspondent David Folkenflik and edited by Acting Chief Business Editor Emily Kopp.1 month ago Public Radio Tulsa
Live Briefing: Russia's Invasion Of Ukraine RFE/RL's Live Briefing gives you all of the latest developments on Russia's ongoing invasion, Kyiv's counteroffensive, Western military aid, global reaction, and the plight of civilians. For all of RFE/RL's coverage of the war, click here. The presidential office in Kyiv said that at least six civilians were killed and 17 more were wounded across Ukraine in the past day. In Donetsk, regional Governor Pavlo Kyrylenko said Russian forces used air power against frontline cities. "Today, President Biden and I talked, in particular, about how to do everything this year for our victory in the war started by Russia.1 month ago Radio Free Europe