Day: May 13, 2021

What's Going On

What’s Going On – 5/13

SPRINGTIME IN AMERICAMay 2021 opens with May Day, an observation of the historic struggles and achievements of workers and the labor movement. May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Other May tenants include Mother’s Day, National Teachers Day, and National Nurses Day. Without fail, it is the month when zodiac sign Taurus makes […]readmore

Black History

Never Forget

A short history of the long conservative assault on Black voting power The Republican Party is determined to ignore history and the moral arc of the universe, by using the 2022 and 2024 elections to return the United States to a nation ruled by White Christian men and placing Donald Trump as its leader. And […]readmore

Health & Wellness

US authorizes Pfizer coronavirus vaccine for children ages 12 to

Move expands inoculation program as vaccination rates slowThe Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine has been authorized in the US for children as young as 12.US regulators on Monday authorized Pfizer and its partner BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine for use in children as young as 12, widening the country’s inoculation program even as vaccination rates have slowed significantly.The vaccine […]readmore

Arts-Theater

WOODIE KING, JR. TO RETIRE JUNE 30 AS HEAD OF

Hands company’s leadership to Elizabeth Van Dyke NEW YORK — Woodie King, Jr., Founder and Producing Director of New Federal Theatre (NFT), will retire from leadership of the famed theater company on June 30, 2021, handing the baton to NFT’s newly appointed Artistic Director, Elizabeth Van Dyke.Mr. King will remain on NFT’s board of directors, […]readmore