Hollywood’s ‘Race Films’ 1950-1952

April 20, 2018

“Some might be surprised to hear that some Blacks didn’t wait around a hundred years for Hollywood to act right when depicting Black life, or spend their careers begging for the segregated industry to give them Oscars,” writes Ishmael Reed in CounterPunch. “Things haven’t changed all that much since […]

A Merger for a Labor Leader and a Rabbi

March 25, 2018

Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers and Rabbi Sharon Anne Kleinbaum are to be married March 25 at La Marina, a restaurant in New York. Judge Michelle Schreiber of the New York City Housing Court, is to officiate, with Rabbi Sharon Cohen Anisfeld, the president of Hebrew […]

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