Singer, Songwriter, Actor, and Activist
Common DreamsSinger, Songwriter, Actor, and Activist Harry Belafonte Goes to the LibraryCommon DreamsHarry Belafonte has been a household name across the United States and around much of the world for seventy years. He's ninety now—and his legendary resonant voice is a bit harder to decipher sometimes. He walks with a cane, and more slowly. But his ...
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 1:16 pm
The Life Force of Harry Belafonte - Common
Common DreamsThe Life Force of Harry BelafonteCommon DreamsActivist and artist Harry Belafonte could be sitting or standing when you meet him, but he's usually the only true giant in the room. Meeting Mr. Belafonte and his wife, Pamela, in the green room of the Carnegie Music Hall last Friday was a perk ...
Posted on 29 October 2017 | 1:40 pm
Tony Norman: The life force of Harry
Pittsburgh Post-GazetteTony Norman: The life force of Harry Belafonte | Pittsburgh Post ...Pittsburgh Post-GazetteActivist and artist Harry Belafonte could be sitting or standing when you meet him, but he's usually the only true giant in the room. Meeting Mr. Belafonte and his ...Harry Belafonte on Trump at Carnegie Music Hall: …'The country ...New Pittsburgh Courierall 2 news articles »
Posted on 26 October 2017 | 9:16 pm
Listen To Harry Belafonte Discuss Trump, The
Okayplayer (blog)Listen To Harry Belafonte Discuss Trump, The Future Of America ...Okayplayer (blog)The 90-year-old Harry Belafonte spoke at the Carnegie Music Hall in Pittsburgh on Friday.Activist Harry Belafonte: 'Hitler is Not Too Far From Our Door'NewsBusters (press release) (blog)What I Took Away from listening to Harry Belafonte talk at Pittsburgh ...The Urban Twistall 3 news articles »
Posted on 24 October 2017 | 9:38 am
Harry Belafonte Issues A Frightening Warning
HuffPostHarry Belafonte Issues A Frightening Warning About America's FutureHuffPostLegendary entertainer and civil rights activist Harry Belafonte used his final public appearance to issue a warning about the future of the nation. According to The Guardian, Belafonte, 90, said “the country made a mistake” when it elected Donald Trump ...
Posted on 22 October 2017 | 8:31 pm
Spike Lee, Debbie Reynolds, and Gena
When Lee accepts his award on November 14 in front of the glittering crowd at the Governor’s Awards, he may or may not find any additional validation, but he may continue the trend set by Harry Belafonte during last year’s awards in speaking out about ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:37 am
Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands, Debbie Reynolds to
Last year, singer Harry Belafonte earned the humanitarian award. Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki and French director Jean-Claude Carriere took home the honorary awards.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:45 am
Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds
which is awarded periodically, is given to an "individual in the motion picture industry whose humanitarian efforts have brought credit to the industry." The last recipient was Harry Belafonte, who was honored at last year’s Governors Awards.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:47 am
Indrani Mukerjea case reminds one of a
With too many spouses to keep count of and any number of kids who, in turn, get involved with each other, and with daughters passed off as sisters, Mumbai’s high-profile and tragic Indrani Mukerjea case not only highlights the possible pitfalls of love ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:43 pm
Z for Zachariah’ is a post-apocalyptic
(This is a major debit, especially if you’ve seen Harry Belafonte, Inger Stevens and Mel Ferrer, the interracial love triangle in the film’s far more exciting 1959 urban counterpart, “The World, the Flesh and the Devil”). Director Craig Zobel ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:05 am