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Film Review & Trailer: Toni Morrison – The Pieces I Am

Film Review & Trailer: Toni Morrison – The Pieces I Am

Review By Frances Winston Directed by: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders – Featuring: Toni Morrison, Oprah Winfrey, Russell Banks, Angela Davis, Barack Obama Novelist Toni Morrison was the first Black woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, and is widely considered one of the most important writers of the past several decades. Even if you’re not overly […]

Banksy And Affordable Art At ‘Art Source’ – RDS Dublin

Banksy And Affordable Art At ‘Art Source’ – RDS Dublin

Irish art lovers were given the chance to get their hands on 100 pieces of original artwork for €100 – as well as works by Banksy – at Ireland’s premier art fair, Art Source, being held this weekend at the RDS (until Sunday 12th November). Over 15,000 people are expected to view exhibits from artists […]

Watch: Joan Rivers Calls Obama America’s “Gay” President

Not one to shy away from controversy, comedienne Joan Rivers has caused headlines across the U.S. by calling President Barack Obama gay, and also referring to his wife, Michelle Obama, as transgender. When a cameraman approached Ms. Rivers, asking her if the United States would one day have an openly-gay president, Rivers claimed that “we already […]

U.S.: President Obama Announces June LGBT Pride Month

U.S.: President Obama Announces June LGBT Pride Month

In what is steadily on the way to becoming a new American tradition, President Barack Obama has officially announced June to be LGBT Pride Month across the United States. The Presidential Proclamation on LGBT Pride Month – which can be read in full below – was announced by the White House yesterday, on the eve […]