30 seconds into " Rick Steves: The Story of Fascism in Europe," you know it's going to be awesome. The one-hour special opens with its celebrated host, who self-identifies as "fanatically positive" and "militantly optimistic," wielding an ax. This weapon, he explains, symbolizes fascism's brutality.
The U.S. confirmed its first case of the novel coronavirus in January. Looking back, we couldn't have imagined how quickly and drastically American life would change - particularly for older adults. Knowing that COVID-19 disproportionately affects people over 65, Next Avenue has been working hard serving those who may be at risk or are caring for those who are.
This article is part of Rewire's Coronavirus: Information You Can Use series. My best friend is in quarantine. What was supposed to be the trip of a lifetime - honeymooning across Italy - resulted in experiencing the pandemic of a lifetime - COVID-19 - and an abrupt flight back to the U.S.
The U.S. confirmed its first case of the novel coronavirus in January. Looking back, we couldn’t have imagined how quickly and drastically American life would change.
Dating back to Roman times, Porto is anything but antiquated. Nightlife doesn't start until morning, tourism is booming, and Port wine is flowing. At the heart of this effervescent coastal metropolis-with its crooked cobblestones, baroque architecture and renowned historic center, the Ribeira-is an empowered female citizenry.
Are your expectations too high? Most likely. But there's more to the story. On a recent snowy day at Rewire headquarters in the Upper Midwest, our regularly scheduled staff meeting switched from work to other things - in this case, the Valentine's holiday.
Gripping narrative films from the U.S. to South Korea to Syria. Documentaries about some legendary creators and critics. The proverbial "everything in between." The 38th annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (through April 20) has it all, with 150-plus features and over 100 short films from more than 100 countries and cultures.
Sabrina Crews| During my recent volunteer shift at the Trylon, I watched a dazed, nineish-year-old boy walk out of Police Story. The kid, a little breathless, looked up at his guardian and, referencing a trailer he'd seen earlier, said, "Dad, whoa. What was up with that, that Barbarella?" Dad shot...
Instagram is revolutionizing the art world, and Tuesday's #MuseumInstaSwap initiative is yet another example. For 24 hours, museums across New York shared images from another institution's collection.
It all started with a simple question: "Dad, what are you doing for human rights?" By Sabrina Crews.