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Stop Telling Me To Leave NYC For A "Better Life”

The sum of a city isn’t always made up of its parts. In New York City, this includes morning garbage, the near-constant sirens, rapid Read...
Lisa Marie Basile    |   12.27.16   |   SHARE
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On Reparations, Gentrification, The Role Of Police, And Other Intellectual Pursuits

I think about extremism and free speech and bigotry and the role of satire and privilege, always privilege. My brain is very full. Read...
Anne of Persephone Magazine    |   01.17.15   |   SHARE
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On Death And Driving Lessons

Three of my grandparents died within seven months of each other. And I didn't even have a driver's license. Read...
Brianne Hogan    |   10.29.14   |   SHARE
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UN Finds Climate Change Disproportionately Affects Women

Following the largest climate-change demonstration in history, the UN Climate Summit could spurn an overdue examination of the Earth's pending demise. Read...
Kelley Calkins   |   09.23.14   |   SHARE
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What I Learned While Tindering My Way Across The Country

A girl, her thumb, and her iPhone traverse the USA. Read...
Kelley Calkins   |   09.17.14   |   SHARE
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Quote of the Day: Donald Sterling Asks, “Is She One of Those Black People that Stink?”

Turns out Donald Sterling's disgusting life views on race may have killed his Koreatown resident last year. Read...
Katie Tandy   |   05.14.14   |   SHARE

Listful Thinking: America the Bikeable —Top 9 Friendliest Bike Cities

It’s that lovely spring floral and festival season and we are officially in a perfect Goldie Locks type weather situation: not too hot, not too cold Read...
Sarah Gladstone    |   03.29.14   |   SHARE

Hear This: Epic 1970s Show—Miles Davis at the Fillmore—Re-Released with New Tracks!

Miles Davis' never before heard music is set to hits the stands on March 25. Gird your jazz-juiced loins! Read...
Aubrey Wallace   |   03.18.14   |   SHARE