Today, I have a new article at The Daily Beast about the closing of La Lunchonette , a small restaurant in Chelsea. It's a great little place that I pass every day on my way to work. As they are closing up shop this weekend and cleaning up, I went by the pl...
by Mary Beard
I have come to think that the issues raised by Cicero's conflict with Catiline in 63 BCE are not likely to go away for some time to come...
by Cutcha Risling Baldy
Now, some people may be surprised to learn that when I talk about genocide...
Deep into the Lemonade syllabus . Chapter 11, is on Theatre, Film & Documentary. Listed there is the multi-Academy Award winning 1954 classic Carmen Jones . This movie has everything. Dorothy Dandridge . Harry Belafonte . Pearl Bailey . Olga James . Diahann...
Bougie Dilemma "BOUGIE DILEMMA" a web series about a deluded optimist with a serious case of Bougie Dilemma. The series follows the ups and downs of a deluded optimist in Hollywood whose "reach for the stars" tastes struggle against her "down to earth" bud...
With Pope Francis getting a warm welcome in the US and no end in sight to church's sex crimes, presented here is a parody of a New York Times Story in which most references to the religion that shall not be named have been replaced with more accurate termin...
by Dr. T. P. Wilkinson
By the time I had reached high school I was convinced that the Soviet threat was an absurdity—although I had not yet realized the enormity of the NATO threat...
by Dr. Amie "Breeze" Harper
Let’s face it. Over the last five years, the Berkeley area has become ridiculously over-priced...
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Where the Nazis Hid Their Art: The Castle Behind ‘Monuments Men’
Built by a mad king and copied by Disney, Neuschwanstein Castle held Hitler’s stash of priceless artworks—until the true-life Monuments Men
Off Brand: The Limits of Celebrity Feminism | Bitch Media
The transformational feminism that’s required to really change the world is not going to happen in the marketplace.
Inviting Rooftop Lounge With Fantastic Retractable Roof at the Hyatt Hou...
OAKVILLE, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 26, 2016) - Editors Note: There are two photos associated with this Press Release. Renowned hotel dev
Students set to move into new Rutgers apartments - News - NorthJersey.com
New student apartments, as well as a new academic building, are opening on Rutgers University's New Brunswick campus.
John's Bicycle Shop 🚴 in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn was founded in 1925.
The second-generation owner William Rosa told us that he "learned everything I know about #bicycles from my father. Business has been down t
Borotba leader: ‘Trump is ideologically very close to current Ukrainian ...
Following are excerpts from an interview with Alexey Albu, a coordinator of the Ukrainian Marxist organization Union Borotba (Struggle) and
The Olympic’s Most Adorable Athlete Won’t Wash Her Hands After Handshake...
Remember Chinese swimmer Fu Yuanhui aka the most adorable athlete in the Rio Summer Olympics (if not, refresh your memory here and here)? We
The Wm. S. Thorn House -- No. 136 East 70th Street
The end of the Civil War triggered a resurgence in building in Manhattan, partly due to the return of the workforce that had been fighting i
Nate Parker, Bill Cosby, R.Kelly and White Supremacy – Medium
So, here we are yet again with another high profile Black man allegedly exonerated from a rape charge in courtrooms which we all know do…
Why Every Awesome Fictional School Would Kill You | Cracked.com
Jack O'Brien and Daniel O'Brien are joined by Cracked's Josh Sargent and Alex Schmidt, and comedians Alison Leiby, Brandie Posey, Riley Silv
How Ishawna Encourages Us to Be Sexy, Brilliant and Free
Black feminists have long known that for black and brown women, the expression of overt sexuality comes at a steep price.
Mixtape Mondayz: Mighty Crown X Raging Fyah, Yaadcore X Zion I Kingz, Ra...
Words by DJ Arems This week we hit you off hard with two world premieres and two new mixes from our fam at Rampage Global Sound. And if this
Jack Ingram: "It's Always Going to Rain" - chimesfreedom
Jack Ingram is releasing his first album since 2009’s Big Dreams and High Hop. The new album, Midnight Motel, features the song “It’s Always