In previous presidential elections, Bruce Springsteen was not shy about sharing his views. The musician penned a New York Times op-ed in August 2004 detailing why he'd be voting for John Kerry that November, and in 2012 he voiced his support for President Barack Obama. Show More Summary
For at least a decade, I've been a huge fan of Bill McKibben, thought leader for the climate movement. But his most recent article in The New Republic, "A World at War," fell short for me. Subtitled "We're under attack from climate change...Show More Summary
“I don’t want to look like anyone else,” says stylist, artist, and sometime model Lily Gatins. Born in the Dominican Republic, Gatins lived in New York; Lima, Peru; and Beijing before landing recently in Atlanta to be near family.
Dublin (AFP) – Martin O’Neill ended months of speculation on Friday revealing he and assistant Roy Keane had signed extensions to their contracts with the Republic of Ireland. The 64-year-old Northern Irishman — who has been at the helm...Show More Summary
The best type of The Weeknd news is told during the work week. Just as I was reading about why The Weeknd wears his hair the way he does on Wikipedia, I find out from that he has a new album, Starboy, out November 25 on XO/Republic. I am in shock to see the cover art of the album, which shows The Weeknd’s new haircut. Show More Summary
Email, just now, from The New Republic, to which I used to subscribe. The pitch:We've made some exciting changes at THE NEW REPUBLIC. We have new leadership and a dynamic new editorial team, and each issue is packed with:• Uncompromising...Show More Summary
Martin O'Neill signs a new deal to remain Republic of Ireland manager until the end of the World Cup 2018 qualification campaign.
On October 7, amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, will release a charity album called The Time Is Now (via Republic Records/Mass Appeal Records). Among the record’s contributors are Sugar for Sugar, Scarlett Johansson’s band with Julia Haltigan, Holly Miranda, and Kendra Morris. Show More Summary
There's a New York Yankees coach named Tony Pena. He was an All-Star catcher when he played in the major leagues, the only All-Star catcher ever born in the Dominican Republic. When you ask him why there's only been one, he first says,...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader called on Wednesday for the imposition of international sanctions against security officials responsible for the deaths of protesters in two days of demonstrations against President Joseph Kabila.
NOW OUT: Kurt Schlichter’s new novel, People’s Republic, which kind of takes up where my Coups paper left off....
Maia Reveron becomes embroiled in the civil war raging on the treacherous, untamed planet of Asan while Croger Babb's actions threaten to unbalance the new Avalon regime. The post Invisible Republic #11 appeared first on CBR.com.
Banana Republic steals a New York minute to showcase its latest menswear arrivals. Dressed for a smart season, English model Ollie Edwards is front and center for the outing. Stepping out in the Big Apple, Ollie’s wardrobe highlights an effortless mix of casual and tailored fashions. Show More Summary
After tabloid newspapers likened Austria to a "banana republic" when its presidential election re-run was once again delayed, one man has hoisted a new take on Austria’s coat of arms - showing an eagle clutching bananas.
The whole point of graffiti is to get people to look at your artwork, and remember your tag. But a new piece by a graffiti artist in the Czech Republic does more than just catch someone’s eye, it will actually leave them scratching their heads wondering how they made this massive concrete support appear partially invisible. Read more...
In what's becoming almost a recurring theme, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote an op-ed in the New York Times attacking Saudi Arabia, a long-standing geopolitical foe of the Islamic Republic. The opinion piece, titled "Let Us Rid the World of Wahhabism" — a reference to the puritanical strain of Islam incubated in the kingdom […]
Exclusive: In pursuit of a new Cold War with Russia, Official Washington wants to expand NATO into the ex-Soviet republic of Georgia, creating the potential for nuclear war to protect a sometimes reckless “ally,” writes Jonathan Marshall. By Jonathan Marshall A…Read more ?
The Myth of the Millennial as Cultural Rebel | New Republic Fusion’s Patrick Hogan counted 47 institutions and industries that millennials have been accused of destroying so far, including credit, car culture, the American Dream, relationships, and golf. Show More Summary
At New York Fashion Week, Christian Siriano showed that beauty has no size, Eckhaus Latta found the glamor in garbage, and Banana Republic was full of on-trend joy.