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Brook-Lens: Tyson Beckford, Manolo Rose and a Host of Brooklyn Tastemakers Party at Trap House NYC in Bed-Stuy

Brook-Lens: Tyson Beckford, Manolo Rose and a Host of Brooklyn Tastemakers Party at Trap House NYC in Bed-Stuy

DJ Trauma and Manolo Rose Check out some of the photos from the latest installment of the Trap House NYC house party series this past weekend in Bed-Stuy, in celebration of DJ Trauma's birthday! The invite-only house party is held at a private locati

Citizen: An American Lyric— You Must Read This Book

Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine is required reading for every white American, just as James Baldwin's The Fire Next Time was and is.

Illuminating the Under-Told History That Shaped Weeksville

Weeksville 1903 Photo: fastcompany.

AfroPunk Announces 2015 Lineup-- KELIS, LENNY KRAVITZ, GRACE JONES, LAURYN HILL-- And All We Have to Say is, 'Yassssss!!!'

AFROPUNK NYC 2015 LINEUP Lenny Kravitz Grace Jones Ms Lauryn Hill Kelis Danny Brown Suicidal Tendencies Kele Thundercat Cakes Da Killa Lion Babe Gold Link Raury Petite Noir Young Paris Adia Victoria Curtis Harding Kaytranada Everyday people Soulectio

Today: Feast Bed-Stuy! (A Food Crawl Down Malcolm X Blvd)

Bed-Stuy residents: today, June 2, take part in a chance to explore the food options in your own backyard at discounted prices: Feast BedStuy ! It's like a beer crawl, except with food, sponsored by Bridge Street Development Corporation,the latest in
Kicking off This Weekend: The 16th Annual SONYA Art Walk

Kicking off This Weekend: The 16th Annual SONYA Art Walk

So?uth O?f? the N?a?vy Y?a?rd A?r?tists (SONYA) is pleased to announce that the 16th annual SONYA Art Walk, taking place the weekend of May 30 - 31, 2014.

Party Party Weekend: May 29 -31

I know, I know, you probably still smell like liquor and grilled meat after the Memorial Day Holiday, and you've sworn that you'll take it easy this weekend. But like a politician wooing swing state votes, you didn't really mean it.

The Wallabout Walking Tours are Back!

Wallabout Walking Tour Photo: Courtesy MARP The warm weather has returned, right along with our other favorite summer fetish-- the Wallabout Walking Tours! Get to know the rich industrial and residential history of the Wallabout section of Fort Green

REEL SISTERS Celebrate LGBT Month with Pride and Gender: A Film Conversation

Reel Sisters Presents: "Pride and Gender: A Film Conversation" Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month (LGBT Pride Month) is currently celebrated each year in the month of June to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots in Manhattan-- a tipping poi

To See or Not to See...

Nature provides an infinity of 'artful' moments, as in this photograph by Marc Goodman I played a game of Charades recently and, as the game progressed, I made a realization-- namely, that few other activities exemplify what I mean by "the art of see