Katy Independent School District Postpones Black Author’s School Attendance Because Parents Say His Books Teach Critical Race Theory

Jerry Craft, a New York Times bestseller and Newbery winning author and illustrator, was invited on October 4 for a virtual visit to the Katy Independent School District, a suburb 30 miles west of Houston, Texas. About 5,000 students were invited to participate in the event, Katy ISD spokesman Laura A. Davis told CNN on … Read more

The Flea Announces New Resident Company Focusing on Black and Queer Artists

The Flea, a notable Off Off Broadway company that shut down its most prominent programs for emerging artists in December, effectively eliminating dozens of positions and angering the regular performers, announced a new model for its future and a new show . That model, unveiled on Thursday, focuses on supporting the work of underrepresented artists … Read more

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Son Christopher Reveals His Weight Loss While Outing With Mom Maria Shriver

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s son Christopher has unveiled a new look. The 24-year-old showed off his new slimmer physique on Tuesday as he enjoyed a day of pampering with mom Maria Shriver, 65, and sister Christina, 30, at a nail salon in Brentwood, California. For the casual outing, the University of Michigan graduate kept a low profile … Read more

Hawks, Celtics, Heat of 76ers: who in the East is most at risk for the play-in? | The Leap – ESPN

Hawks, Celtics, Heat of 76ers: who in the East is most at risk for the play-in? | The jumpESPN .

Nathan Patterson: Rangers right-back says he’s focusing on his football amid reported interest from Premier League clubs Everton and Manchester United | Football news

Nathan Patterson is ignoring the growing glare in the floodlights to focus on making progress with the club and the country. The 19-year-old Rangers right-back has become an integral part of Steven Gerrard’s team since he made his Light Blues debut against Stranraer at Ibrox in January 2020. Since then, Patterson has broken into the … Read more