The problem is there are too few safe spaces to discuss racism. People are quick to judge, quick to label, quick to assume the worst. But without open minds, empathy, an affinity for justice and a willingness to let go of old beliefs, we will never get beyond “it.”
Basketball player Carmelo Anthony, the television network MTV and the civil rights organization NAACP are all helping to send Baltimore kids to the March for Our Lives rally in Washington on Saturday, they said.
When David Hart set out to cast his fall and winter menswear collection this month in New York, he knew black models would be key to the show. Hart, a white fashion designer originally from Severna Park, showcased a collection inspired by 1960s jazz — the era of John Coltrane and Miles Davis — and cast exclusively black models for the presentation.
This week 16 years ago, "Toy Story 2" premiered; 12 were killed when a massive bonfire collapses at Texas A&M University; a 7.2 earthquake struck Turkey and killed 845; "Sesame Street" celebrated its 30th anniversary on television; and the following songs were the most popular in the U.S., according to Billboard's Hot 100 chart archive.
Stylist Nicole Conway of Baltimore Spa and Salon at the Ritz-Carlton Residences has come up with five styles for the season that will keep you ahead of the curve. Conway worked some of the fashion shows at the most recent New York Fashion Week, including for designers Clover Canyon, Hood By Air and Thom Browne.
Shi Scott lives to sing another day, having snagged a spot in the "American Idol" Top 24 roster of contestants, whose fate will rest in the hands of not only three judges, but the members of the viewing audience who cast their votes next week.
Shaina "Shi" Scott got about one hour of sleep before she and her three teammates performed a group rendition of Michael Jackson's "Pretty Young Thing" before a slate of "American Idol" judges, but she pushed through the sleep deprivation to give a successful performance and advance to the next round of the popular televised singing competition.
This week 15 years ago, the first Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival was held in California, "House Hunters" premiered on HGTV and the following songs were the most popular in the United States, according to Billboard's Hot 100 chart archive.
Saturday¿s outdoor practice started at 2:45 p.m. and ended at 5:20. The sun was out for most of the workout with temperatures hovering in the high 70¿s. Players were in full pads after having Friday off from practice following Thursday¿s 27-23 victory over the Atlanta Falcons.