July 10, 2015, 3:00am
Omar was my first leading man in the movies. He was handsome, sophisticated and charming. He was a proud Egyptian and in some people’s eyes, the idea of casting him in ‘Funny Girl’ was considered controversial. Yet somehow, under the … Read more »
July 07, 2015, 2:00am
Throughout the years, Kirk Kerkorian was a man of extraordinary generosity. He rarely sought attention or acknowledgement for his contributions.
In 1969 I opened Mr. Kerkorian’s International Hotel in Las Vegas. Not until New Year’s Eve 1993 did I return … Read more »
July 02, 2015, 7:00am
I would like to join with the Humane Society International in its effort to draw world attention to the barbarity of an annual festival in China celebrating… yes, celebrating… the human consumption of dogs. Dogs became domesticated, became in every … Read more »
July 01, 2015, 8:00am
The decision of the Supreme Court to recognize that same sex Americans should enjoy the right to any state sanctioned marriage is a cause for celebration.
This is a triumph for love and commitment. I salute the tireless work of … Read more »
June 02, 2015, 2:00am
Associated Press recently requested the changes Barbra Streisand and James Brolin have initiated to conserve water at their home. Here are the five specifics they provided:
1. We’re working with a company that specializes in water reuse technology, to devise … Read more »
April 10, 2015, 3:00am
By Barbra Streisand for The Washington Post.
Barbra Streisand is co-founder of the Women’s Heart Alliance.
My eyes were opened to gender inequality when I was 26.
I’d decided I wanted to make a movie based on Isaac Bashevis Singer’s … Read more »
March 30, 2015, 5:00am
By Barbra Streisand
In the wake of the financial crisis, President Obama took the helm of a sinking economic ship and help to right it. The unemployment rate is now once again at pre-recession levels — the lowest in seven … Read more »
November 02, 2014, 4:00am
“I wonder how many times you have to be hit on the head before you find out who’s hitting you? It’s about time that the people of America realized what the Republicans have been doing to them.”
Sixty-six years later, … Read more »
October 15, 2014, 1:00am
By Barbra Streisand, Reader Supported News
American women, the country needs to hear from you! Do you know how powerful your one voice can be? How powerful your one vote can be?
Remember, it only takes a few votes to … Read more »
July 22, 2014, 6:00am
By Barbra Streisand.
During a Congressional hearing this year, Texas Rep. Joe Barton (R) invoked Noah’s Ark saying, “I would point out that if you’re a believer in the Bible, one would have to say the Great Flood is an … Read more »