Tina Turner ~ STILL Standing Strong!

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The Indomitable Tina!

BBC Interviews Tina Turner in Switzerland ~ Survivor of Stroke, Cancer, Kidney Failure, Kidney Transplant and her Son’s Suicide and Still Standing Strong!

Twenty years later, Tina Turner is publishing part two of her autobiography, “Tina Turner: My Love Story (Official Autobiography) Hardcover – 18 Oct 2018. Tina Turner is the Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, a musical icon celebrating her 60th year in the industry. In this dramatic autobiography, she tells the story of a truly remarkable life in the spotlight.”

Tina, a new musical that would be based on her life, with Phyllida Lloyd and Stage Entertainment is scheduled to debut on Broadway in 2019.  Stay tuned.

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How Bill Clinton Paved the Way for Trump’s War on Immigrants

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This week, the Department of Homeland Security proposed a new regulation that would allow U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to detain migrant children and their parents indefinitely, upending 20 years of legal precedent. Critics have decried the sadism of such a proposal, but few have acknowledged how multiple Democratic administrations helped pave the way for the Trump administration’s violence and cruelty. Immigration attorney Helen Sklar reminds us that it was President Bill Clinton who first branded immigrants without the necessary documentation an “unlawful presence in the U.S.”

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