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Black folks have been in the news a lot recently and, despite the fact that an African American is in the White House (and according to recent polls stands likely to stay there for the next five years), a lot of that news has been extremely depressing in the past month. From "Stand Your Ground" to w ... More >>
A 'Save Lola's' dinner party last springThe high-end Southern restaurant and jazz venue Lola's is Soul finally kicked the bucket this week, after a long struggle with the Soho Alliance, which fought for years to block Lola's permits for alcohol and live music. In September, the restaurant declared C ... More >>
Photo by David Caplan Why's this kid in the Voice box? He's there to make a point. Some folks we read, and some we never heard of, have been rummaging through the Voice of late. Local musicblogger Brooklyn Vegan, for example, likes Sound of the City's Fucked Up (the band) coverage and amplifies wit ... More >>
Last night Voice staff writer and ex-Source staffer Chloé A. Hilliard hit the 4th Annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors at Hammerstein Ballroom. Tracy Morgan hosted; Chris Rock made introductions. Chloé didn't want to include too many spoilers since the event doesn't air until Monday, but confirms that the e ... More >>
A young woman dies at the hands of her boyfriendno, not the one you heard about