When video of a trans woman being verbally and physically attacked by a stranger on a crowded New York subway train during rush hour hit the internet this week, reactions were mixed. Some people were critical of the dozens of bystanders who sat just inches away from the unprovoked assault and did nothing. Others felt they were in their [...]
The Under Gardiner project isn't the first effort to transform the otherwise bleak expanse. BY: Adad Hannah LOCATION: 20 Bruyeres Mews, The Yards at Fort York COMMISSIONED: 2012 The Gardiner Expressway’s crumbling underbelly can’t easily fashion itself as a hangout—even in a neighbourhood sorely lacking in open spaces. Show More Summary
A new piece in The New York Times Magazine reveals confirms that the Obama administration knowingly misled the public to pass the Iranian nuclear...
From the moment she appeared on screen on The Real Housewives of New York City, Jules Wainstein's weight has been a hot topic of conversation. Almost everybody has had a comment about it, or...
The idea of shared renewable energy is now coming to fruition for the first time in the state of New York. The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), New York State Department of Public Service (DPS), EnterSolar,...Show More Summary
J.J. Abrams Sung A Star Wars Song In 'Huttese' To An Adoring Public In New York City
Birdman himself invited Ebro and Laura from New York radio station Hot 97 into his Miami home to clear the air on some recent headlines. After his highly publicized spat with Charlemagne tha God – where Baby invaded the station’s New York headquarters flanked by goons to cuss out Charlemagne – the Cash Money head […]
Anna Deavere Smith hopes to mobilize bibliophiles to insist that their representatives approve of a budget increase for this institution.
A conversation with the angelic-sounding New York artist about public expectations and her absorbing new full-length, Will.
Beauty doesn’t equate to happiness I was 10 years old the first time someone commented on my appearance in public. I was walking with a boy in my class down the narrow, dark street of East 86th street in New York City. As we reachedShow More Summary
In a comment to a piece I wrote about New York state regulators nixing two badly needed natural gas pipelines, the writer noted a phenomenon that in my opinion should be brought to a quick and permanent halt. That many New Yorkers, like denizens of other northern states, like to retire in warmer climes is […]
ON April 10, 1968, New York state officials scheduled a public hearing to discuss their plans for an expressway that would have sliced across Lower Manhattan and displaced hundreds of businesses and the homes of 2,000 families. The expressway's opponents, including Jane Jacobs, a writer who lived in Greenwich Village, considered the hearing a sham. Show More Summary
SMH! When did publicly humiliating kids become the new form of discipline out here? New York Post
The New York public relations firm is said to be in talks with Golden Gate Capital, prompting departures of partners, employees and clients.
Teacher Protest Shuts Almost All Detroit Public Schools - The New York Times https://t.co/hfyCvr8TXQ Detroit Teachers Essentially Close Schools in Latest ‘Sickout’ - WSJ https://t.co/mQOS5tiq4R Teacher protests close most Detroit schools...Show More Summary
The first date is always special, but the first public date at a big event is even more special. When the big event is the Met Ball in New York City, then it takes special to a whole new level. For Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik, that’s exactly what happened in their relationship on May... Show More Summary
John Krasinski and his pregnant wife Emily Blunt leave the Public Theater after his performance of Dry Powder on Sunday (May 1) in New York City. Following close behind the couple were Claire Danes, who also stars in the play, along with her hubby Hugh Dancy. That night was the closing performance of their play. [...]
Sheriff Jim McDonnell, Los Angeles County’s top law enforcement official, has accepted the resignation of his chief of staff after racist emails from several years ago were made public, the New York Daily News is reporting. Tom Angel submitted his resignation Sunday after emails disparaging blacks and Latinos resurfaced. Show More Summary
New York Times: “A remarkable range of leading Republicans, including Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina and Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona, have been emphatic publicly or with their advisers and allies that they do not want to be considered [...]
Jack Shainman Gallery is presenting Shimon Attie?s sixth solo exhibition at the gallery. Facts on the Ground features Attie?s recent series of the same name which captures the artist?s poetic interventions at meaningful public spaces across Israel and Palestine. Show More Summary