New York’s drag queens show kids it’s okay to be themselves

By Evelina Kulp   Drag Queen Story Hour in New York are teaching kids that there are many ways to be, one story at a time. Having a positive queer role model makes a huge difference.’ ‘Does anybody know what a drag queen is?’, Chalula Lemon asks as she steps onto the stage at the Brooklyn Children’s Museum on Saturday, meeting a crowd of around … Continue reading New York’s drag queens show kids it’s okay to be themselves

Spider Mother are Putting the Punk Back in Poetry

By: Jasmine Wallis In the ultra-capitalist, ever-moving Manhattan, it sometimes feels like business rules all. But tucked away under the neon fast food signs and boutique stores in downtown New York City, the 8-Ball Community space got together on a Thursday night for their first Spider Mother reading and performance series. Our reporter Jasmine Wallis was somewhere in the eclectic crowd. Because it’s the 21st … Continue reading Spider Mother are Putting the Punk Back in Poetry

”You need to work your butt off”

By Babette Res   The American Dream used to be the goal all Americans wanted to achieve in life. But is it still reachable for all Americans under Trump? We talked with Jeff Rose, who runs a chauffeur business in New York City, and some of his employees.   Jeff Rose is the owner of the successful chauffeur company, Attitude, in New York City. ‘’The … Continue reading ”You need to work your butt off”

The real deal: real estate trends in NYC

By Joia Vieira   New York, January 11, 2019 – Known to everyone, the housing prices in New York are sky-high. Great numbers of viewings, rising prices and little time to make decisions. Buyers in the large city sometimes feel trapped when it comes to moving houses. How do you find a suitable house in a market that is overheated? George Fireman, real estate agent … Continue reading The real deal: real estate trends in NYC

New roads leading to ancient Rome

By Jose Nito Salvador New archeological discoveries have been made during the construction of Rome’s metro line C. There are plans to restore some of the artifacs and pieces and use them as decoration for the new stations due in 2022. When visiting Rome, one of the most striking places to go is in the street Via dei Fori Imperiali. Starting from the Piazza Venezia … Continue reading New roads leading to ancient Rome