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Pop Culture and the Power of Depicting Latinx People in New York City | Teen Vogue
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For Latinx Heritage Month, Teen Vogue has created a series of pop-culture-related stories to highlight the complex narratives within a community that has contributed to the fabric of American culture. In this piece, writer Karla Rodriguez writes about how pop culture didn’t reflect her reality in New York City when it came to the Latinx […]

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New Jersey Recreational Cannabis Bill Inches toward Approval | Culture Magazine
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by Benjamin M. Adams | March 14, 2019 New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin and Senate President Steve Sweeney announced on March 12 that they’ve agreed upon legislation to legalize recreational cannabis in the state. The bill only has a few more hurdles to clear before it can become law. S.2073, or the […]

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Italian Language and Culture in Public Schools: The Revolution for Bilingualism  –  La Voce di New York
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Caro Direttore, Good news from the bilingual sphere: it is with great pleasure that we would like to invite you and all your readers to an evening about bilingualism and the status of Italian language and culture in public schools. The event has been organized by InItaliano (i.e. Stefania Puxeddu, Benedetta Scardovi and Francesco Fadda), […]

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Tom Cruise Hates Motion Smoothing: 5 Things to Know in Pop Culture Today – The New York Times
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What we’re talking about from Wednesday’s TV, music and movie news. This content was originally published here.

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The New York Times Asked African American Creatives About the Black Art That Inspires Them. Here is What They Said | Culture Type
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Trailer: “Get Out” (2017), Written and Directed by Jordan Peele. | Video by Universal Pictures ‘GET OUT’ was “a phenomenal piece of work,” artist Kerry James Marshall said. Kenya Barris, the television writer and producer, is drawn to the neon work “Double America 2” (2014) by Glenn Ligon. “The simplicity of it is radical and […]

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Beers With(out) Beards Craft Beer Festival Returns to New York City • Hop Culture
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It started as a graduate school thesis, written while its author was an intern for Hop Culture Magazine. It culminated in the country’s largest celebration of women in the craft beer industry. In 2018, Hop Culture launched the inaugural Beers With(out) Beards Week, a love letter to anyone who has ever felt alone while pursuing […]

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Op-Ed: To Meet New York’s New Climate Law, We’ll Have To Break the Car Culture
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New York’s passage of the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act — America’s strongest climate legislation — sets the state on a path toward greening the way we power and heat our homes, get around town, farm, and transport and manufacture goods. The law seeks to make our economy carbon neutral by 2050, including a […]

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Food Truck Culture In New York City and Long Island
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Food truck culture has experienced intense growth in the last decade. By Elijah Bronson No matter how bad your day might be going or how sad you might be feeling, there is always one thing that can turn it all around—a good meal. Getting the chance to taste something truly palate-blowing is the dose of […]

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