Jonathan Nez sworn in as Navajo Nation president
Jonathan Nez sworn in as Navajo Nation president

Nez spoke about self-reliance, a healthy lifestyle, and returning to lessons learned in the sheep camp and rooting oneself in the Navajo language. (AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca) Jonathan Nez delivered a message of hope, resilience and change Tuesday in his inaugural address as president of the Navajo Nation, drawing from the tribe’s history as a way…

In the L.A. teachers’ strike, teaching families picket and pinch pennies
In the L.A. teachers’ strike, teaching families picket and pinch pennies

Banning High teacher Arnoldo Vargas on the picket line with his wife, Maricela, outside the campus in Wilmington. (Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times) By Wednesday, the Vargas family had fine-tuned an intricate dance, choreographed so that both parents and all three kids could support the teachers’ strike. That morning, from about 6:30…

Mike Pence Finds Criticism of His Right to Discriminate ‘Offensive’
Mike Pence Finds Criticism of His Right to Discriminate ‘Offensive’

Last week, Rep. Steve King (R-IA) told the New York Times that he doesn’t understand why the terms “white supremacy” and “white nationalism” are offensive. Though King’s racism has been well-established, House Republicans made a show of denouncing the comments and on Monday stripped King of his committee assignments. President Trump has yet to comment. Same…

Come see this fantastic lineup of films at the 2019 GDC Film Festival!
Come see this fantastic lineup of films at the 2019 GDC Film Festival!

Game Developers Conference organizers are delighted to announce the films selected to be part of the 2019 GDC Film Festival, one of the only narrative film fests focused on the art and culture of video games! The 2nd Annual GDC Film Festival will take place at the Yerba Buena Center For The Arts’ Screening Room – directly adjacent…

Pence tells media ‘attacks on Christian education must end’ – Fox News
Pence tells media ‘attacks on Christian education must end’ – Fox News

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence walks with his wife Karen as they exit Air Force Two upon landing at Yokota Air Base in Fussa on the outskirts of Tokyo Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Pence has arrived in Tokyo on an overnight visit to discuss North Korea and other issues with Japanese officials before heading to…

The Problem with the Campus Free Speech Debate and Post-War Britain’s “Hungry” Novels
The Problem with the Campus Free Speech Debate and Post-War Britain’s “Hungry” Novels

Fibonacci Blue. Wikimedia Commons. It’s Monday, and it’s raining a cold rain (at least here in southeastern Virginia). Why not go all in and read about the depressing shallowness of Instagram art? “Pop-up attractions like the Happy Place are built for selfies, but does anybody actually enjoy going to them?” Agnès Poirier reviews Michael Peppiatt’s…

Street Photography is Art with People
Street Photography is Art with People

In praise of street photography: It took me a while to realize this, but here is an interesting idea: Street photography is art with people. Nothing is more beautiful than the human being With beauty and aesthetics, I believe the ultimate beauty are humans. The ultimate pleasure we humans get is in other humans. Perhaps…

A straw wave of biblical proportions hits Saigon
A straw wave of biblical proportions hits Saigon

News – January 27, 2019 | 09:27 am GMT+7 An art installation with more than 168,000 used straws highlights the environmental apocalypse wrought by plastic. A volunteer arranges plastic straws that are glued to large, thin used plastic bags in preparation for an art installation in District 2, Ho Chi Minh City. Photo by Thanh…

You Need Less
You Need Less

Design: Maru Ovsyannikova 3D visualization: Ekaterina Kutuzova Project Type: Student Project School: British higher school of art and design Course: Visual Communication Tutor: Leonid Slavin Location: Moscow, Russia Packaging Contents: Eco Shampoo, Bath And Beauty Packaging Substrate / Materials: Cardboard Printing Process: FlexographyThe concept of eco-shampoo is based on the reconsideration of packing. YOU NEED…

Art Deco-Inspired Glass Masquerade Will Makes Its Way to PS4s Soon
Art Deco-Inspired Glass Masquerade Will Makes Its Way to PS4s Soon

After being on PC since 2016, Glass Masquerade will be launching for consoles next month in February 2019. If you’re unfamiliar, Glass Masquerade is a relaxing game in which you must place pieces of stained glass in the right combinations to unveil a larger image. It’s the exact definition of a puzzle game, and it’s brought to…