Andrew Solomon is interviewed by Cătălin Ştefănescu on the Televiziunea Română program, Garantat 100%. …read more Source:: Video: Romanian Television: Garantat 100% Interview with Andrew Solomon       

The Gospel of Rudy Giuliani

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By Ta-Nehisi Coates On Sunday, former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani went on Meet the Press to discuss the killing of Michael Brown. Giuliani offered the kind of candor and tough talk that almost made him president: The fact is that I find it very disappointing that you’re not discussing the fact that 93 percent

By marciapally A series of stellar photos to remind us of the earth over which we are stewards. Or type into your browser: Filed under: Evangelicals Tagged: creation care, environmental protection …read more Source:: Reminders of the world we need to protect       

By Alain Kirili Members of Pussy Riot in Conversation with Klaus Biesenbach about Zero Tolerance: Activism, Artistic Courage and Civil Disobedience MoMA PS1, Sunday, November 2, 2014 Members of Pussy Riot in their February 2012 performance-protest at the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, Moscow. Photo courtesy of MoMA PS1 Maria Alekhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, better

By Tara Stickley Dispatch from Austin, TX Andrew Lampert: Don’t Lose the Manual at the Visual Arts Center, University of Texas at Austin September 19 to December 6, 2014 2300 Trinity Street (at San Jacinto Street) Austin, 512 471 1108 Andrew Lampert, installation view, “Don’t Lose the Manual,” 2014, at the UT Visual Arts Center.

This symposium builds on the recent release of LGBT Bioethics: Visibility, Disparities, and Dialogue, a groundbreaking special report, co-edited by …read more Source:: Video: LGBT Health and Human Rights: New Ideas for Dynamic Times       

On November 13, 2014, at an event sponsored by Intelligence Squared U.S., two teams debated the motion, “Legalize Assisted Suicide,” with ABC news correspondent John Donvan serving as moderator. Author …read more Source:: Audio: Intelligence Squared Debate: Should Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?       

By William Corwin Elizabeth Ferry: Dems Toad at Honey Ramka October 17 through November 23, 2014 56 Bogart St (between Harrison Place and Grattan Street) Brooklyn Elizabeth Ferry, “Dems Toad,” installation view, 2014, at Honey Ramka. Courtesy of the artist and Honey Ramka. Elizabeth Ferry’s exhibition “Dems Toad,” at Honey Ramka through November 23, is

By David Cohen because we are interested in those questions (thanks in part to you)… This essay is published in a book that accompanies the artist’s exhibition, “because I have no interest in those questions: photographs, paintings and painted photographs” at Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, 208 Forsyth Street New York City, 917-861-7312. November 19

Andrew Solomon is scheduled to participate in the 2015 Hay Festival Cartagena de Indias, and Hay Verde Medellin. This multi-city literary festival will run from January 29 to February 1, 2015. …read more Source:: Hay Festival Cartagena de Indias, Colombia