Cate Blanchett: artists are being silenced

A news anchor, a widow, a bearded drunk … Cate Blanchett’s new film sees the actor take on 13 personas in a script cribbed from 50 revolutionary texts. She and director Julian Rosefeldt explain why Manifesto is an artistic call to arms in the age of Trump.

Here’s Cate Blanchett as you’ve never seen her before: as a bearded old man pulling a shopping cart through a post-industrial wasteland. In a drunken Scottish accent he/she proclaims: “We glorify the revolution aloud as the only engine of life. We glorify the vibrations of the inventors young and strong.

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Sylvester Stallone accused of sexually assaulting 16-year-old girl in 1986

Film star ‘categorically denies’ claims, detailed in police report, that he and a bodyguard intimidated a girl into sex before threatening her with violence.

Sylvester Stallone has denied allegations that he and his bodyguard sexually assaulted a 16-year-old fan in the 1980s and then threatened to “beat her head in” if she spoke up about it.

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Here’s how you can watch the 2017 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show for free

  • The 2017 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show will take place in Shanghai, China, on November 20.
  • The show is pre-recorded.
  • You can watch the models hit the runway on November 28 on CBS at 10 p.m. ET.
  • If you want to watch it online, you can stream it via CBS All Access or with a free trial if you’re a first-time subscriber.

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Victoria’s Secret Angels Reveal Their Body and Beauty Prep Before the VS Fashion Show 2017

The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2017 will take place November 20 in, for the first time ever, Shanghai! Ever wonder how the sexiest women on Earth get their glow from head-to-toe? Five Angels including veteran Alessandra Ambrosio and Lais Ribiero, who will model the brand’s iconic Diamond Bra down the runway this year, spill their body and beauty prep plans to Us Weekly’s Gwen Flamberg.

Not heading to Shanghai with the girls? Follow @usweekly on Instagram for a behind-the-scenes sneak peek, then watch the VS Fashion Show on CBS on Tuesday, November 28 at 10 p.m.

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Robert Mugabe just fell asleep in his first public appearance since the Zimbabwe military coup

  • Robert Mugabe appeared in public for the first time since Zimbabwe’s military coup.
  • The 93-year-old president was spotted sleeping at a graduation ceremony in Harare.
  • Zimbabwe’s military seized control of the country and placed Mugabe under house arrest earlier this week.
  • Mugabe has refused to step down.

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Trump to reverse ban on importing elephants killed as trophies

The Trump administration said it will allow the importation of body parts from African elephants shot for sport, contending that encouraging wealthy big-game hunters to kill them will aid the vulnerable species.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said in a written notice issued Thursday that permitting elephants from Zimbabwe and Zambia to be brought back as trophies will raise money for conservation programs. A licensed two-week African elephant hunt can cost more than $50,000 per person, not including airfare, according to advertised rates.

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Top-level Chinese envoy arrives in North Korea for the first time in years

BEIJING (AP) — China dispatched its highest-level envoy to North Korea in two years on Friday in a bid to improve chilly relations after President Donald Trump last week urged Beijing to pressure Pyongyang to cease its nuclear weapons program.

Song Tao will report on the outcomes of China’s ruling Communist Party congress held last month and visit counterparts in his role as President Xi Jinping’s special envoy, according to Chinese state media. China has given no other details about his itinerary or said whether he’ll meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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