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Crosscut
UW wants to nuke city's landmarking powers along with reactor buildingThe More Hall Annex Credit: Courtesy of Save the Reactor The University of Was
UW wants to nuke city's landmarking powers along with reactor building
Crosscut / Posted yesterday
The More Hall Annex Credit: Courtesy of Save the Reactor The University of Washington board of regents has green-lighted a project that will result in the demolition of a nationally recognized historic structure on its Seattle campus. At a Board of... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount Telegramthe elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted yesterday
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city’s mayor, Bell recalled the Lyric’s beauty but also the way it isolated blacks. The inequity... Read more
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Miami New Times
Hialeah Park, Florida's greatest racetrack, battles mega-casinos and lawsuitsThe sky is a surreal blend of purple and orange as dusk settles over Hialeah Pa
Hialeah Park, Florida's greatest racetrack, battles mega-casinos and lawsuits
Miami New Times / Posted 3 days ago
The sky is a surreal blend of purple and orange as dusk settles over Hialeah Park. Pink flamingos, forever memorialized in the opening credits of Miami Vice, wade in the manmade pond near the second turn of one the most storied horse-racing tracks in... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Architecture of white supremacy still evokes painthe elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
Architecture of white supremacy still evokes pain
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the mayor of Birmingham, Bell recalls the Lyric's beauty, but also the way it isolated black... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Architecture of white supremacy still evokes painIn this Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 photo, a view of the marquee is seen of the Lyri
Architecture of white supremacy still evokes pain
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
In this Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 photo, a view of the marquee is seen of the Lyric Theatre, in Birmingham, Ala. Preservationists had to decide whether to keep reminders of The Lyrics discarded color line before they unveiled an $11 million restoration... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
The architecture of white supremacy still evokes painthe elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
The architecture of white supremacy still evokes pain
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the mayor of Birmingham, Bell recalls the Lyric's beauty, but also the way it isolated black... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
What’s to be done with relics of Jim Crow era? — The Medina County Gazettethe elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
What’s to be done with relics of Jim Crow era? — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city’s mayor, he recalls the Lyric’s beauty, but also the way it isolated black people. The... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
The architecture of white supremacy still evokes painthe elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
The architecture of white supremacy still evokes pain
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the mayor of Birmingham, Bell recalls the Lyric's beauty, but also the way it isolated black... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
What's to be done with relics of Jim Crow era?the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
What's to be done with relics of Jim Crow era?
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city’s mayor, he recalls the Lyric’s beauty, but also the way it isolated black people. The... Read more
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Salon.com
What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city’s mayor, he recalls the Lyric’s beauty, but also the way it isolated black people. The... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?
The Gadsden Times / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city's mayor, he recalls the Lyric's beauty, but also the way it isolated black people. The... Read more
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Mashable
The American South grapples with its monuments to white supremacythe elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
The American South grapples with its monuments to white supremacy
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city's mayor, Bell recalls the Lyric's beauty, but also the way it isolated black people. The... Read more
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The Hindu
Black History month look at the architecture of white supremacy during segregation eraHistory Month, or National African American History Month, a celebration of ach
Black History month look at the architecture of white supremacy during segregation era
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
History Month, or National African American History Month, a celebration of achievements by black Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of African Americans in U.S. history. Here is a look at the vestiges of a dark chapter of... Read more
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Al.com
Relics of segregation found in Birmingham, across the Souththe elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
Relics of segregation found in Birmingham, across the South
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city's mayor, he recalls the Lyric's beauty, but also the way it isolated black people. The... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city's mayor, he recalls the Lyric's beauty, but also the way it isolated black people. The... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city's mayor, he recalls the Lyric's beauty, but also the way it isolated black people. The... Read more
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ABC News
What Should Be Done With Architecture of White Supremacy?the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
What Should Be Done With Architecture of White Supremacy?
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city's mayor, he recalls the Lyric's beauty, but also the way it isolated black people. The... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the st
What should be done with architecture of white supremacy?
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
the elegant lobby. He climbed a dimly lit stairwell to watch movies from the steep balcony where black patrons had to sit for generations. Now the city's mayor, he recalls the Lyric's beauty, but also the way it isolated black people. The... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Downtown park fulfills over century-long endeavormerchants, weary travelers and dressed-up shoppers. In its earliest years, the
Downtown park fulfills over century-long endeavor
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
merchants, weary travelers and dressed-up shoppers. In its earliest years, the corner sheltered occupants from the unforeseen dangers of Spring Mountain’s wilderness, when Hazleton was just a village of several homes, and the only disruptions... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Empire State Building Fast Facts1, 1931 - President Herbert Hoover turns on the building's lights, officially o
Empire State Building Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 12 days ago
1, 1931 - President Herbert Hoover turns on the building's lights, officially opening it, by pressing a button in Washington. July 28, 1945 - At the end of World War II, an Army Air Corps B-25 twin-engine bomber plane crashes into the... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
The Professor and the Pueblo: Was the disclosure of Acoma traditions exploitation or scholarship?at these events at the go-to local bookstore in a town full of eager writers, t
The Professor and the Pueblo: Was the disclosure of Acoma traditions exploitation or scholarship?
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
at these events at the go-to local bookstore in a town full of eager writers, the author takes the stage, reads for a few minutes, answers a few softball questions, signs books, shakes hands and says good night. But the air in the store... Read more
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Hospitality Net
35 Hotels Inducted into Historic Hotels Worldwide in 2015 WASHINGTON, DC -- Historic Hotels Worldwide™ added more than 35 historic hote
35 Hotels Inducted into Historic Hotels Worldwide in 2015
Hospitality Net / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON, DC -- Historic Hotels Worldwide™ added more than 35 historic hotels in 2015. Hotels designated to join the prestigious Historic Hotels Worldwide registry range from over 600 years... Read more

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