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The Creatives Issue

The Creatives Issue

By Anna Letson and Polina Buchak

October 31, 2016


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Featured On Homepage, Multimedia, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story

This issue is not about creating art within a specific school, but about having a passion to pursue art outside of academics.

Ads against teenage pregnancy generate controversy

Ads against teenage pregnancy generate controversy

March 13, 2013


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  Posters with pictures of crying babies have appeared in New York City subways as a part of a new campaign by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to reduce teen pregnancy. The posters bear controversial captions such as, “Honestly mom, chances are he won’t stay with you. What happens to me?...

Artist plasters Brooklyn in anti-street harassment posters

Artist plasters Brooklyn in anti-street harassment posters

March 10, 2013


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  The posters hung by Bedford-Stuyvesant artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh serve as a direct message to cat-callers: “Women do not owe you their time or conversation.” Fazlalizadeh, 27, said she has experienced harassment from men since she was a teenager and continues to experience inappropriate t...