2017 by Althea Bennett & Amber Torres

ep. 81 Revenge of the Blerds

Updated: Nov 6, 2019



Episode Image by @deme_phive

Theme song

HoodGrown by David-James

@davedashjames_

https://soundcloud.com/davedashjames

Transition music

Nathan Peters

@mztrwlsn @mrwilsonbeats

https://soundcloud.com/mrwilsonbeats

TAG THE ARTIST

Deme 5

@deme_phive

FOR US BY US:

Becoming A Man- BAM

https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2017/06/inside-the-youth-counseling-program-helping-curb-chicagos-violence/529980/

https://www.youth-guidance.org/bam-boston/

WORD ON THE STREET:

Local

Boston grant pilot program will help support childcare entrepreneurs

https://www.boston.com/news/policy/2019/10/17/boston-pilot-program-childcare-entrepreneurs

Marty Walsh says the city is 'fixing' the issues that led to police not wearing body cameras at the 'Straight Pride Parade'

https://www.boston.com/news/local-news/2019/10/25/marty-walsh-straight-pride-parade-boston-police-body-cameras

Education

Massachusetts Education Funding Bills Have Passed, But They're Yet To Be Reconciled - NEPR News

https://www.nepr.net/post/massachusetts-education-funding-bills-have-passed-theyre-yet-be-reconciled

Betsy DeVos Held in Civil Contempt for Collecting on Student Loans

https://www.usnews.com/news/education-news/articles/2019-10-25/betsy-devos-held-in-civil-contempt-for-collecting-on-student-loans

18 Killed as Hundreds of Thousands of Protestors Take to the Streets in Chile. Here’s What to Know

https://time.com/5710268/chile-protests/

AHHT

Ed Clark, abstract painter whose brush was a broom, dies at 93

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/ed-clark-abstract-painter-whose-brush-was-a-broom-dies-at-93/2019/10/24/aa9dc992-f5a2-11e9-8cf0-4cc99f74d127_story.html

Comic Artists of African Diaspora Celebrated & Spotlighted in Upcoming NYC Exhibit

https://www.newsarama.com/47582-comic-artists-of-african-diaspora-celebrated-spotlighted-in-upcoming-nyc-exhibit.html

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade to Feature Balloon From Japanese Pop Artist Yayoi Kusama

https://mentalfloss.com/article/604871/yayoi-kusama-macys-thanksgiving-day-parade-balloon

KING PINS/ historical king pin :

Bruce W. Smith

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0807563/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zln-HhjhECI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yht39eQg6kI

UNSUNG HEROES-historical spaces/ HISTORY MOVES:

https://www.history.com/topics/halloween

https://www.dailyartmagazine.com/top-10-paintings-halloween/

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/scary-paintings-from-art-history_n_56216369e4b0bce34700be92

GOOD LOOKS (interview):

Michael Talbot

@talbotsart

http://talbotsart.com

REALTALK:

https://www.icaboston.org/exhibitions/when-home-won%E2%80%99t-let-you-stay-migration-through-contemporary-art


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