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Video Interview: singer Meredith Graves talks gender identity and punk music with Kristin Russo

First of a series of video interviews in Berkshire on Stage
by Larry Murray

In the fifteenth episode of PBS Digital Studios’ First Person, “Making Noise: Music, Punk & Feminism”, host Kristin Russo talks with writer and singer, Meredith Graves. 368 more words


Ben Affleck Was ''Embarrassed" to Have Slave-Owning Ancestor

Ben Affleck has shared his perspective on the controversy surrounding his appearance on a PBS genealogy show.

In leaked Sony emails it was discovered that the actor had his slave-owning ancestor deleted from his appearance on Finding Your Roots. 203 more words


Ben Affleck's Ancestor Edited Out of PBS 'Roots' Series

Is it wrong of Ben Affleck to try to hide his family’s past? Due to last week’s posting of leaked Sony emails, we’ve learned that Ben apparently tried to edit out his appearance on the PBS documentary series Finding Your Roots because his ancestors owned slaves. 229 more words


Brother Cadfael

I had recently found the first Brother Cadfael book for $1.99. I had seen the PBS series before but had never read the books.

First off, what a surprise! 41 more words


Whack-A-Bone and Other Educational Resources

An acquaintance from up north shared this link today.  It’s a tool for learning the bones of the body—called Whack-A-Bone.  My son tried it and immediately began outscoring me, a retired RN from back in the eighties.   100 more words


The Lives of Animals, Disabled and Otherwise

Fans of the PBS series “Nature” are used to having their breath taken away by the photography, but they’re less accustomed to having their heartstrings tugged. 45 more words

New Arrivals: Call the Midwife

Just in are Call the Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times and Call the Midwife: Shadows of the Workhouse (the sequel) by Jennifer Worth. 18 more words

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