Why a Debt Relief Program for Farmers Matters for Racial Equity in America

Now, the Biden administration must decide whether to soldier on in court to defend the program or seek legislative fixes to inoculate it from legal challenges. But whichever strategic choice Democrats make, the program is worth fighting for. There are strong legal arguments in its favor, and it represents a necessary effort by the U.S. government to disrupt and...

Online events with Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Jason Hickel, Cory Doctorow, William Barber, etc. : Indybay

Upcoming Online Events: Sat, 8/21, 12 noon -- That Guy Comedy show on Climate Change -- This is a second Climate change comedy night that happens every two weeks, not to laugh at climate change but to talk about it with laughter -- We came up with this idea that stand up comedy can actually stand up for climate...

Nicole Ari Parker is stepping into Samantha's Jimmy Choos

When producers announced that Sex And The City would be coming back, fans around the world rejoiced. Nearly two decades after the groundbreaking series broadcast its final episode, the reboot, called And Just Like That…, promises to introduce a new generation of women to the delights of Cosmopolitan cocktails, Jimmy Choos and Mr Big.But then the penny dropped.The £35 million ten-part...

“Nina Simone: Four Women” – Understanding Racial Rage In The 60s

There are many remarkable things going on with “Nina Simone; Four Women,” a play with music, that is at the Unicorn Theatre of the Berkshire Theatre Group through September 5. The concept is compelling, the performances perfect, the writing astute and the music is phenomenal.However, to me, the most mystifying element is that a work that is inspired and...