There aren’t too many lyric baritones who can not only sing in a number of Philip Glass operas and work with Björk, but also assume the guise of Desi Arnaz. It seems Gregory Purnhagen can do it all.
Inspired by the history of feminist mecca, the Woman's Building, fifteen young contemporary women artists make new work that re-connects them to landmark's original zeitgeist.
We may not have elected a woman president in 2016, but more and more women are gracing the podium and the stage in classical opera. Here are a few stellar examples and what obstacles they faced to get where they are.
Talia and Nimrod are enjoying intimate time in their bedroom after the kids left the house.
Guatemalan refugees Francisco and Lucia use community farming to stay connected to their community, their heritage, and their committment to organic eating.
José “Pepe” Magallanes never stops. On a visit to his restaurant, Las Tortugas Deli Mexicana in the suburb of Germantown, the dapper seventy-one-year-old shared tales of his restaurant’s beginnings and how he is bringing a taste of Mexico City to Memphis.
Citywide initiatives to provide more accessibility to those living in the slum areas of Medellin, Colombia help counterattack violence and poverty.
"Personas de Pixan" explores the world of Mayan women in Guatemala, where machismo is prevalent and indigenous culture is being forgotten.
Chalk up another example of visitors abusing Joshua Tree National Park for their own ends.
What do you see when you look at the sky? The answer depends on what you believe.
Cadiz, Inc. says its plan to sell Mojave Desert groundwater won't hurt Bonanza Spring. Others aren't so sure.
For Endangered Species Day, we list six Endangered Species threatened by the proposed Border Wall. There are a lot more.
The Trump administration unveiled its $4.1 trillion budget Tuesday. The plan includes massive cuts to social programs, while calling for historic increases in military spending.
In Manchester, England, at least 22 people were killed in a bombing at a concert arena at the end of a performance by American pop star Ariana Grande.
The Thomson Reuters Foundation visited a makeshift camp in Idomeni, Greece to speak with refugees and migrants.
Extracts from "Dolphins," which tells stories of children who migrated across desert and sea to seek safety in Britain.
Pa Ni Paw and Naw Gay Moo are among 140,000 people from Myanmar living in nine refugee camps along the Thai border.
In the week leading up to the world’s first albinism beauty contest, we follow three young Kenyan contestants as they step into the spotlight.
An intimate portrait of three people who have struggled with the restrictive family planning measures introduced in China in the late 70's and mid 80's.
An immigrant from Somalia, Sowdo is a young woman with big dreams, and the talent to fill them.
Human trafficking, world economy, environment, women's rights, LGBTQ rights, and other issues
"Cohen Film Classics" will offer viewers a chance to see some of the most iconic films that defined the twentieth century cinema landscape.
This dramatic series tells the story of three Israeli soldiers who were held captive for 17 years following their kidnapping while on a secret mission with their unit in Lebanon.
This documentary presents a fascinating analysis of how the over-reliance on aid charities inhibits real local economic growth in the developing world.
In his first foreign trip abroad as president, Donald Trump traveled this weekend to Saudi Arabia, where he signed a series of arms deals totaling $110 billion.
A short documentary revealing the process of a book artist's making the book Pointe Shoes with poems.
Mitsuru Yuge operates a handmade letter press.