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Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Empty shoes, empty schools: U.S. gun law activists plan two days of theater – Bette Midler & Susan Sarandon Lend Their Support

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Empty shoes, empty schools: U.S. gun law activists plan two days of theater
By Ian Simpson
3-13-2018

WASHINGTON, March 13 (Reuters) – A makeshift memorial made up of 7,000 pairs of shoes will take shape on the lawn of the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday, as gun control activists dramatize the number of children killed in the United States by gunfire since the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre.

The monument is being built on the day before a massive, nationwide walkout by students demanding tougher laws on gun ownership, part of a campaign that emerged after the killing of 17 students and staff at a Florida high school a month ago. Read More

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Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Who Wears Those Choo’s?

Bette takes off her Jimmy Choo‘s and puts them on the auction block for Barnaby’s “Believe In Children” Charity.

Whatever the issue from drug misuse to disability; youth crime to mental health; sexual abuse to domestic violence; child poverty to homelessness; Barnardo’s believes we can bring out the best in every child. We run 415 projects across the UK

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Wednesday, May 12, 2010

In These Shoes

“Give a girl the right shoes and she’ll conquer the world.” — Bette Midler

BY IRENE SEIBERLING, LEADER-POSTMAY 12, 2010
Red Patent slingback with flower bow with covered platform by Kelsi Dagger $159;…
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Time to put some spring in your step, ladies!

Take your pick — platforms and sky-high stiletto heels, bold wedges, or fun flats. They’re all hot for Spring/Summer 2010.

“Really, there’s a heel for every customer nowadays,” says Jack Allan, owner of Marlers, which has been selling fashionable footwear in Regina for 80 years. Read More

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