Barred

  • Jamaica bars anti-gay preacher Steven Anderson

    A controversial US pastor was prevented from boarding a flight to Jamaica after the authorities there decided to deny him entry. Pastor Steven Anderson, who is based in Arizona, runs the Faithful Word Baptist Church which says that homosexuality is an abomination and should be punishable by death. Officials...
  • Film critics bar Disney from awards consideration over ‘L.A. Times’ dispute

    LOS ANGELES – Four prominent film critics groups announced Tuesday that they will bar Walt Disney Co. films from receiving awards consideration until the company reverses its decision to bar the Los Angeles Times from advance screenings of its films and access to its talent. The move by the...