Jimmy Carter “A Call to Action” to come out in March
The former US President, Jimmy Carter is currently writing a book on women's rights with the title “A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence and Power.” Carter's book will be released on March 25th by Simon & Schuster.
Simon & Schuster have reserved the rights to publish this book. The publishers announced on Tuesday that they are planning to launch the book on March 25th.
A spokeswoman for Simon & Schuster told the NYTimes that this new book by Jimmy Carter is “an impassioned account of the human rights abuses against women and girls around the world, particularly in religious societies.”
Former US President, Jimmy Carter has worked as an author and human rights advocate after leaving the presidency. He spent most of his post-presidential life travelling around the world.
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Linda Cohn Files Lawsuit Against New York Ice Rink
ESPN broadcaster Linda Cohn is filing a lawsuit against a New York ice rink after a group of kids pushed a heavy coin machine which allegedly fell on her, resulting in a huge gash that required 25 stitches.
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