Isamu Noguchi, who was based on the East Coast, volunteered to be incarcerated, driven by an idealistic desire to be of service in the camps by using his skills to design and build structural improvements.
Neil Fujita's bold works, filled with life and vigor animated milestone jazz albums and book covers, illustrating the music of such greats as Miles Davis and Dave Brubeck. His influence is seen in music and also in Hollywood cinema.
Watts Coffee House has been open for more than 50 years, but since Desiree Edwards took over in 1997, the restaurant has become a community gathering place and driver for a more positive future for locals.
On the heels of Wednesday’s historic hearing on reparations, Ta-Nehisi Coates discusses the lasting legacy of American slavery, how the national dialogue about reparations has progressed in the past five years and his testimony in favor of H.R. 40.
A UN report finds Saudi Arabia responsible for Jamal Khashoggi’s murder; Four men are charged with murder over the shooting down of flight MH17 in 2014; and three men charged with a mass shooting at a Kenya university are found guilty.