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Alvin Ailey Continues to Thrill

ZEALnyc | Posted 12.22.2016 | Arts

By Bethany Hopta, ZEALnyc Contributing Writer, December 22, 2016 The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater filled the stage of New York City Center on D...

Alvin Ailey's 'Young NY Night' Premiere Dazzles

ZEALnyc | Posted 12.14.2016 | Arts

By Mercedes Vizcaino, ZEALnyc Contributing Writer, December 14, 2016 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returns to New York City Center with an explo...

Q&A: Revelation, Jonah, Song of Songs, and More: Great Writers Reflect on the Bible

The National Book Review | Posted 12.24.2016 | Home
The National Book Review

This article first appeared in The National Book Review In the new anthology The Good Book: Writers Reflect on Favorite Bible Passages, leading autho...

A Brain Implant That Registers Trauma Could Help Prevent Rape and Violent Crime -- So Why Don't We Have It Yet?

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 02.01.2015 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

All things considered, the trauma alert implant sounds like a sensible and impressive thing. So why don't we have them yet?

Childhood Lasts A Thousand Years

Wendy Lustbader | Posted 11.30.2014 | Fifty
Wendy Lustbader

Who is most aware of what we have carried forward with us from childhood? Our partners. Intimate relationships are the contexts where these old reflexes are most likely to emerge and even dominate our current experience.

Doomsday Asteroid... Next Week???

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 04.22.2014 | Religion

Former NASA astronauts are expected to warn today that the Earth has been slammed by far more asteroids than previously thought -- including 26 impact...

Are We Heading for a Jesus Singularity?

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 05.21.2014 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

If AGI will be here in 20 years or so, and most of those people currently in charge of the U.S. government subscribe to Christianity and believe in Jesus, what are atheist transhumanists to do?

Christmas Gifts In A Jewish Home

Judith Greenberg, Ph.D. | Posted 02.24.2013 | Religion
Judith Greenberg, Ph.D.

How we read and approach the stories of others is all-important. How can we interpret with a reflective heart? We can simultaneously celebrate our own traditions and welcome the beauty of those of others.

5 Life-Changing Revelations Anybody Can Have

Posted 03.13.2015 | OWN

By Leigh Newman Insight doesn't have to come in a magical flash. Columnist Leigh Newman shares the everyday moments that let us make that leap into...

Jesus and Hip Hop:Revelations 5:1-5

Reverend William E. Flippin, Jr. | Posted 11.04.2012 | Black Voices
Reverend William E. Flippin, Jr.

If we focus on the Lamb we can recognize that the slaughtered Christ is the original gangster and had the "Juice" in being worthy even in the midst of pain and oppression.

What Soaps Can Learn From 'Dallas' Reboot

Denette Wilford | Posted 10.07.2012 | TV
Denette Wilford

The entire season of "Dallas" should be studied by those helming and writing daytime soaps because this is how it should be done. It's definitely a soap, but that's no slam. It has everything: romance, drama, suspense, a little bit of comedy, but most of all, at its core, it's all about family.

The New Testament's Most Controversial Book: An Interview With Elaine Pagels On 'Revelations'

Posted 10.03.2014 | Religion

Combining visions, religion and politics in an apocalyptic drama, the Book of Revelation still captures our imagination 2,000 years after it was writt...

An Uplifting Fourth of July

Michael Kaiser | Posted 09.10.2011 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

While I had entered the Los Angeles Children's Chorus rehearsal feeling tired from a long season, put upon by budget cuts, I realized once again why I do this work, why all arts managers do their work.

'Tis a Pity She's No Longer a Whore -- Times Square Cultural Armageddon

Melody Breyer-Grell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Melody Breyer-Grell

And they said things were bad in the 70's. The dirt, the porno shops, the Disco. All that is now a fond memory for many New Yorkers who gamely braved that bit of Hades to attend a real Broadway musical.