Politic > Art

Boston teens curate ‘Black Histories, Black Futures' at MFA

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Like many long-established cultural institutions, Boston's Museum of Fine Arts has both charged and stumbled into its efforts to become a modern, inclusive hub of art and intellect.
A year ago, local hip-hop act STL GLD held a listening party for album “The New Normal” at the MFA's American wing, portraits of the founding fathers surrounded brilliant beats and smart, furious verses about our country's failings. Only a few months later, the museum apologized to seventh-grade students from a Dorchester school after the group “left the Museum feeling disrespected, harassed and targeted...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Art      Arts & Culture      Entertainment      Museum of Fine Arts  


How Bernie built a big win in Nevada

How Bernie built a big win in Nevada

Bernie Sanders' locked-in base of younger, Latino and more liberal voters was more than enough to propel him to a decisive victory in Saturday's Nevada caucuses. Even in a... Read more ...

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has kidney tumor that's likely cancerous

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has kidney tumor that's likely cancerous

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has a likely-cancerous tumor on his left kidney that will be surgically removed in March, Murphy confirmed late Saturday. Murphy, 62, the chairman... Read more ...

Russia Wants To Help Bernie Sanders And Donald Trump. Only Trump Is Helping...

Russia Wants To Help Bernie Sanders And Donald Trump. Only Trump Is Helping Russia

“My message to Putin is clear: stay out of American elections," Sanders said on Friday after news surfaced of new Russian interference. Read more ...

Iowa Democrats will recount more than 20 caucus precincts

Iowa Democrats will recount more than 20 caucus precincts

The Iowa state Democratic Party announced Friday it accepted a limited recount request from the two top candidates in this month's caucuses: Pete Buttigieg and Bernie... Read more ...

Buttigieg Isn't Quite Buying the Nevada Vote Count

Buttigieg Isn't Quite Buying the Nevada Vote Count

Pete Buttigieg's campaign has a few requests of a Nevada State Democratic Party "in light of material irregularities" in state caucuses still being tallied, CNN reports. The... Read more ...

Coronavirus is China's fastest-spreading health crisis, Xi Jinping says

Coronavirus is China's fastest-spreading health crisis, Xi Jinping says

This story is being published by POLITICO as part of a content partnership with the South China Morning Post. It originally appeared on scmp .com on Feb. 23, 2020. In a meeting... Read more ...

Joe Biden: Trump And His Allies 'Like' Russia Interfering In U.S. Elections

Joe Biden: Trump And His Allies 'Like' Russia Interfering In U.S. Elections

He called on U.S. intelligence officials to brief all of the presidential campaigns on the Kremlin's election meddling efforts. Read more ...

Return of Infected Americans Angered One Germophobe

Return of Infected Americans Angered One Germophobe

The decision to allow 14 Americans with coronavirus to return to the US from Japan last week has left President Trump furious. The president was especially upset that he wasn't... Read more ...

Sen. Murphy calls Trump ‘a gift to Russia'

Sen. Murphy calls Trump ‘a gift to Russia'

Sen. Chris Murphy said Sunday that the Russians never stopped interfering in U.S. politics, claiming it is "pretty clear" Russians are weighing in to support the president's... Read more ...

Buttigieg claims inconsistencies in Nevada results

Buttigieg claims inconsistencies in Nevada results

Pete Buttigieg's campaign is claiming there are inconsistencies in the reported results in Nevada, as the former South Bend mayor tries to claw his way to second place in... Read more ...