In this issue, you’ll find stories about trans creatives, LGBTQ+ community spaces, and drag performers; but you’ll also find an investigation and interview about electronic monitoring in policing. (Remember, the first Pride marches celebrated the Stonewall riots, a response to a violent police raid.) I want the colors on the cover of this Pride Issue to inspire people as they move through this month of June and promote true liberation.
The musical catalog of Christina Aguilera has always been erratic and somewhat frustrating. Gifted with a powerful, operatic voice, she’s struggled to find material worthy of her natural talent. In her nearly 20 years as a solo artist, she’s never managed to make an album consistent enough from front to back to rival those of […]
“Cuba: An African Odyssey,” screening Monday 2/8 at Biblioteca Popular, follows Cuba’s role in African liberation campaigns from the 60s through the 80s.