For Ark Republic’s gentrification series, urban planner and professor, Nmadili Okwumabua, tells of her time spent at town halls in the early … Keep Reading
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), gave more than $30 million in contracts to newly formed corporation, Bronze Star, to deliver emergency tarps and plastic sheeting for building repairs in post-hurricane devastated Puerto Rico.
They never did.
FEMA canceled their contractual relationship with Bronze Star, and said that money was not meted to the company. Now Puerto Ricans must brace for more days of exposure to the elements; furthering mold and other damage to homes, as well as exposure to health hazards.
The world continues to fall in love with Davina Bennet, who receives accolades for wearing her natural hair for the prestigious pageant.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) unveiled a proposal to modify or eliminate the cap on how many television and radio stations a broadcast company can own.
Presented last week, around the same time that the FCC voted in favor of reversing net neutrality, the proposal poises major corporations to the consolidate more power.
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In New York, businesses shutter and longtime residents must make the painful decision of packing up and leaving, or staying and starving. That is the reality for the real estate market in the large metropolis, but it is not only major city experiencing a housing crisis as real estate surges.
The 2008 economic crash established a trend of young career-minded people to choose renting as a better financial choice; however, the rent, simply put by a former New York mayoral candidate, Jimmy McMillian, “is too damn high.”
In 2010, my wife-to-be wanted to invest before we married. She thought we should buy a dollar house in Detroit, while I suggested investing in currency, both old and new.
The era of African post-colonial revolutionaries comes to a close with the resignation of Robert Mugabe. Keep Reading
1) You can turn up the volume—or not. “Go deeper, work harder, stretch more” makes sense some of the time but just downright silly other times. Yin yoga truly gives you options to sit still long enough so you can expand your awareness to move with wisdom in the poses.
2) No experience necessary—for realz. Most yin classes are suitable for everybody and every BODY and adjusted with modification and cool yoga toys (ie, props) to make it work for where you’re at. Truly suitable and sustainable for all phases and stages. Yeah I said it and I mean it!
Larry Lyons, historian turned photographer turned fashion aficionado fell in love with Newark, New Jersey when he began to explore its history of fashion and how it intersects its history of radical politics. Today, the city is his muse while photographing urban fashion.
A doctoral student at Princeton University, he talks about the nuances of fashion often missed in the dialogue of commercial fashion.