Celebrities urge followers to boycott hotels owned by Brunei monarch

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Ellen DeGeneres, Billie Jean King and George Clooney are among those sharing the list of international hotels BY LUCY KNIGHT Celebrities including Ellen DeGeneres and Billie Jean King are encouraging their followers to boycott hotels owned by Brunei’s monarch, Hassanal Bolkiah. This comes after new laws were effected on Wednesday in the south-east Asian country, [….]

Billie Jean King: “I thought I’d see a woman president”

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Carrie Lyell meets tennis legend Billie Jean King BY CARRIE LYELL  I’m sitting in a dark screening room in Soho, and there are tears streaming down my face. As the credits for Battle Of The Sexes roll and the journalists around me collect their bags and jackets and head for the door, I’m thinking about Billie Jean King and how hard it [….]