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Mallia's Live performance Captivating and Powerful

Mark Mallia captured the attention of all his viewers when he performed live for 17 minutes during the opening night of his solo exhibition CLICHE . 94 more words


You may delay but time will not (Benjamin Franklin)

Deciding to return to my book – a memoir-style life adventure arranged as an A-Z – is the easy bit. Finding the time to get to it is the challenge. 882 more words


“Feminist beer” seeks to combat sexist tropes of beer ads

Beer tends to bring out the worst side of the advertising industry: all too often, ads for otherwise respectable brews feature men scoring scantily-clad women who just can’t resist their beer-induced manliness. 97 more words

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Google to pay new CFO a cool $70M over 4 years

The Internet search giant made headlines this week when it poached Ruth Porat, “the most powerful woman on Wall Street,” from Morgan Stanley. And now the details of Porat’s giant compensation package are emerging. 90 more words

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Can the power of retail save survivors of trafficking, conflict, and disease?

To The Market, a new U.S.-based online shop, seeks to support survivors of human trafficking, conflict and disease by selling their hand-made goods. The site partners with grassroots organizations around the world that employ women who are suffering from diseases like HIV and polio, who have survived sexual assault, or who have escaped from areas of conflict. 60 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Preview: Sliver of a Full Moon

On March 31, Cherokee playwright Mary Kathryn Nagle, in collaboration with Yale Native students and faculty, will host a staged reading of Sliver of a Full Moon… 430 more words

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Rihanna, Dior, and Fashion’s Latest Trend

As a Black woman with curves – and proud of it, I might add – the world of high fashion invited me to marvel at its fabulous revelry from afar, but I was not invited to the party…until now. 426 more words

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