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No Rest for the Protest

From Billie Holiday to Patti Smith and Janelle Monáe, protest music spans decades of social justice movements and shows no sign of slowing. by Grace Birnstengel illustration by Grace Molteni In times of political, social and economic turmoil, art is necessary for expression, healing and solidarity. Music specifically is fundamental and universal as a means […]

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Reconciling the Past 24 Hours of Trump

Here’s a small taste of everything you may have missed over the past 24 hours, from Trump’s un-press-edented conference, to this morning’s healthcare bombshell. by Kaylen Ralph illustration by Anna Meyer For the first time since July, President-Elect Donald J. Trump gave a press conference Wednesday morning in Manhattan at Trump Tower, starting at approximately […]

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Q&A With Danielle Villasana, Photojournalist and Human Rights Advocate

Photojournalist Villasana documents transgender women in Peru because “they’re true to who they are and they keep fighting” by Natasha Kallish In contentious times, we need to be reminded of dynamic female role models who dedicate their lives to telling stories of underrepresented communities. Enter Danielle Villasana, international photojournalist and human rights advocate who travels […]

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