IPCC Report: Impacts, Adapation, Vulnerability

The top phrases pulled from the report are drought, extreme heat, floods, coastal erosion, disease, hunger, food instability, war and refugees.

Feminist Stories From Women’s Liberation: 1963-1970

Lee’s film yields a “complex and multilayered” account which she hopes will instruct her daughter, and future generations of girls, about the struggle that preceded them.

The Expressive Edge of Paper

Recently, the New York Times featured an article about the convergence of big dollars and art fairs. It questioned the reality of a collector—of modest means—finding first-rate works.

Safe Climate Caucus Pumps Up Advocacy and Action

When I first wrote about the Safe Climate Caucus, they were new on the scene.  Last year, the agenda of the Safe Climate Caucus was to have a member of the House of Representatives speak daily on the impact of climate change. Now, with new members on board, they are taking the social media track […]

A Conversation with Dudley Charles

“Once you are involved in making art, everything seems secondary.”

Exxon CEO Wants to Keep Fracking Out of His Backyard

In the United States, ExxonMobil has the biggest footprint as a producer of natural gas by fracking.

India, Human Rights and the Bhullar Case

Commenting on the conditions of imprisonment, Gurpatwant Pannun emphasized, “Bhullar has been detained for the last eighteen years in appalling conditions, including solitary confinement.

“Toxic Hot Seat” Ignites Awareness

One of the top takeaways from the documentary for the general public is the startling information that there are approximately 84,000 chemicals being used commercially in the country.

Sports and Health: What Price Glory?

The injuries suffered as a result of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and anabolic steroid use have parallels and similarities.

Paula Modersohn-Becker: The First Modern Woman Artist

It is Radycki’s premise that Modersohn-Becker was a “pioneer and groundbreaker,” one of the key early German modernists—the “missing piece in the history of modernist imagery.”