Woodstock ’99 Epitomized The White Male Gatekeeping Of Rock Music In The MTV Period

Scenes from the music pageant featured in

Scenes from the music pageant featured in “Trainwreck: Woodstock ’99.” (Picture: Illustration: Damon Dahlen/HuffPost; Photographs: Getty Photos/Netflix)

If you happen to have been anyplace close to a TV in the summertime of 1999, pictures from the hellfire that was Woodstock have been inescapable. The famend three-day rock and roll pageant, which as soon as promoted messages of peace and love in its hippie period of 1969, was all-out anarchy on the finish of the ’90s, full with drug-fueled riots, arson, vandalism and rampant rape. 

Or as just a few of the oldsters in

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2022 IoT Know-how Tendencies The Period Of IoT Plug-And-Play Begins

Yearly, after the CES mud settles, I take a step again and rank essentially the most disruptive IoT-related expertise tendencies. This yr’s listing alerts the method of a major inflection level within the IoT development curve.

These three developments speed up IoT’s ongoing transformation from a hodge-podge of customized options right into a development business constructed on platforms that plug-and-play inside a software program continuum extending from cloud providers to edge gadgets. Plug-and-play platforms defragmented PCs and smartphones within the 2000s. The identical factor is going on with IoT platforms, however the

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D&C, Instances-Union reporting failed to fulfill problem of civil rights period

I spent greater than three years researching Rochester’s historical past within the civil rights period in the middle of writing my guide, “Your Kids Are Very Vastly in Hazard,” on the subject of college segregation. That point additionally served as a possibility to look at how the every day Gannett newspapers coated essential tales about race, particularly in the course of the Sixties.

Each the morning Democrat and Chronicle and the afternoon Instances-Union did good work in sure instances. Gannett gained a particular Pulitzer Prize quotation in 1964 for a nationwide collection known as “The Street to Integration,” spearheaded in

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Film Genres That Outlined an Period and Then Died Out

Although Spider-Man: No Manner Residence has given us cause to stay hopeful concerning the present industrial prospects of the film business, this yr seems to be one other unsure one. After spending the previous two years getting film lovers much more accustomed to watching new movies at house than they already have been, it’s onerous to be optimistic that 2022 will see audiences returning to theaters in larger numbers than they did in 2021, not to mention earlier than the pandemic.

Nevertheless, it’s necessary to maintain issues in perspective and remind ourselves that the film business has been right here

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The Emancipator, an abolitionist newspaper reborn for the Black Lives Matter period.

The Emancipator, an abolitionist newspaper, was born within the 19th century at a time when many Individuals had been difficult the establishment of slavery. Now, the Emancipator is being reborn as a publication that dares to think about an America with out racism. The undertaking is being launched by the Boston Globe and is about to start publication within the new 12 months. Veteran journalist Amber Payne is co–editor in chief of the Emancipator, together with Deborah Douglas. On Friday’s episode of A Phrase, Payne spoke with us in regards to the Emancipator’s historical past and its imaginative and

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Ojai Music Pageant begins a brand new period with rising expertise

Right here’s what was misplaced by shifting the Ojai Music Pageant from the second weekend in June to the third in September: The rattling Delta variant stole a possible pink second which may have lent a uniquely Ojai ending to the competition. The late-afternoon Sunday finale, all the time probably the most attended live performance of the competition, ended simply after 7, and the solar already had set.

However right here’s what was gained: all the things else that has made the Ojai competition beloved for a full three-quarters of a century.

In opposition to unsettlingly unsure odds, Ojai’s seventy

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