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C'mon, There's at Least Twenty Saints in There: A fine new recording of the Virgil Thomson opera, Four Saints in Three Acts

This recording is a fine example why I have come to love the work of Gil Rose and his Boston Modern Orchestra Project. The scope of his musical choices ranges from intelligently selected new music projects by living composers and a fabulous survey of music by older composers that he considers worthy of attention again (and sometimes for the first time). 316 more words

New Music, Music, Modern Music, Classical Music, Experimental Music, New Jazz, Free Jazz, John Cage, Composers

The Killing fields

As an addendum to the post  The public fool system; a plantation tale of factory farming weeds, I feel it is imperative that black people and Afrikan people overstand what it means when the Afrikans stay…” … 1,351 more words

Politics, Imperialism, Colonialism

Fin

Per il proprio album di debutto come solista, la bravissima e carismatica Syd, giĂ  frontwoman della band The Internet, ha scelto un titolo contraddittorio e risolutivo: … 308 more words

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The public fool system; a plantation tale of factory farming weeds

During the interrogation of the Orange Orangutan’s educational pick, the Democrats painted Betsy DeVos as unqualified to be in charge of the funding to continue to dumb down amurdikkklan youth. 2,477 more words

Politics, Imperialism, Colonialism

Predators in our midst: a prevailing sickness

My sister Tonya Saafir-Ankomah, hit the nail on the head wit this statement. I have read where some people have stated that Afrikans wanting to kill homosexuality is because they are phobic or insane. 520 more words

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Halle Berry And Samuel L. Jackson Join Oscar Presenters, Grammys Add John Legend And More

Halle Berry and Samuel L. Jackson have been added to the list of presenters for the 89th annual Academy Awards later this month.Berry won the best actress Oscar for her role in… 235 more words

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