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“A Streetcar Named Desire” — on Broadway

The recent revival of Streetcar is the first Broadway production to include a cast of African-Americans playing the key lead roles: Blanche, Stanley, Stella and Mitch. Blair Underwood, who plays Stanley, has recently taken to television shows to take issue … Continue reading

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Madison Grant and green eugenics

The most recent issue of Harpers Magazine has a cover story called Wild Things: Animal nature, human racism, and the future of zoos by David Samuels. It convinces me that yes I will continue to subscribe to Harpers for the … Continue reading

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