Pathbreaking underground comics artist Aline Kominsky-Crumb died of pancreatic cancer at her home in the Cévennes region of southern France, at the age of seventy four on November 29. Kominsky-Crumb in the 1970s emerged as a comedic and artistic force with comics that unsparingly, often crassly, depicted the complex emotional and physical lives of women. […]

Before Dagem Teferra stepped on Howard University’s campus for the first time, the senior environmental science major had so many questions about living in the United States, he was uncertain about whether to board a 13-hour flight from his home in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. But then he received an e-mail from a mentor assigned to […]

Art Basel, the international art fair, will feature eight Black-owned art galleries in its 2022 art fair in Miami Beach, according to Axios. Art Basel hosts fairs in Basel, Switzerland; Miami Beach.; Hong Kong, and Paris every year, and according to the outlet, the organization began efforts to diversify the art world two years ago during […]

Ending violence against women and girls is everyone’s business. Whether it takes place in the home, workplace or in public, everyone has a role to play in ending abuse – and we must all step up and play our part to help make society a safer place for everyone.   The UN’s International Day for […]

SECRETARY BLINKEN:  Good morning, everyone.  To my friend – longstanding friend – Nelson Cunningham, thank you for those wonderful words.  But thank you even more for your leadership, for BCIU’s leadership.  It is making a profound difference, and we are grateful for it.  And to everyone here this morning, I see a remarkable community in […]

Britain’s Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge meet new “therapy puppy” Alfie, an apricot cockapoo, during a visit to the Clitheroe Community Hospital, in Lancashire, England, on Jan. 20. The Prince and Princess of Wales’s first overseas trip since the death of Queen Elizabeth II, which begins Wednesday, will show the world as much […]

Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Thank you, Una, Dan, and Justin, for the invitation to speak today and for the kind introduction. It’s an honor to be with you all, and I am grateful for this opportunity to discuss the important work the Criminal Division is doing day in and day out to combat white […]

The number of internationally trained nursing staff in the UK is increasing rapidly, with nurses coming from abroad accounting for nearly half those who registered for the first time in the last six months, latest figures from the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) show. Overall, the number of nursing professionals on the register went up […]

For some shoppers, Black Friday in Nogales lacked buzz of yesteryear  Nogales International Source link

In its third weekend, Disney/Marvel’s Black Panther: Wakanda Forever continued to reign at the global and international box office. With a $32.1M offshore frame (-53%), the sequel has an overseas total of $308M for $675.6M worldwide through Sunday.

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