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Motif Alternative Album Nominees
April 26, 2014 No Commentby

Motif Alternative Album Nominees

Sick Pills — Sickening Earlier today I was blasting the new CD Sickening from the New Bedford-based band Sick Pills. ...

Smiley vs. Smiley on Gun Violence
April 26, 2014 No Commentby

Smiley vs. Smiley on Gun Violence

With November’s statewide election drawing closer, Rhode Island is beginning to enter its bi-annual political frenzy of candidates and policies. ...

PRD’s Travel Teams Are Lacing Up for Competition
April 25, 2014 No Commentby

PRD’s Travel Teams Are Lacing Up for Competition

By Crimson Al-Khemia Beautiful and brutal, they are the Providence Roller Derby’s all-star teams: The Rhode Island Riveters, The Killah ...

Are URI's Hiring and Rentention Practices Fair?
April 15, 2014 No Commentby

Are URI’s Hiring and Rentention Practices Fair?

  An unresponsive university president doesn’t look good For more than a decade, the University of Rhode Island had a ...

Hobby Lobby Needs a New Hobby
April 8, 2014 No Commentby

Hobby Lobby Needs a New Hobby

The Supreme Court recently heard Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby, which asks the justices to consider whether for-profit companies can refuse ...

125 Years of German American Rhode Islanders
April 2, 2014 No Commentby

125 Years of German American Rhode Islanders

Rhode Island; a melting pot Global culture continues to homogenize, and American cultural elements have spread throughout the world. When ...

The Bitter Disconnect
March 29, 2014 No Commentby

The Bitter Disconnect

Should the Federal Government prohibit Cannabis? Though the Obama administration has been the first to open a dialog exploring marijuana ...

Compassion and Charity Lie Through the Stage Door
March 28, 2014 No Commentby

Compassion and Charity Lie Through the Stage Door

For the Love of Theater The energy level is high on a Wednesday night in February as three dozen kids ...

Mr. Speaker -- Raided Like a Fox
March 28, 2014 No Commentby

Mr. Speaker — Raided Like a Fox

House Speaker Gordon Fox Resigns The irony was not lost on anybody who has spent any amount of time at ...

Building AS220 - Insight into the Providence Arts Organization
March 27, 2014 No Commentby

Building AS220 – Insight into the Providence Arts Organization

Over 500 people sat in the bleachers at Trinity Repertory Company’s main stage, as AS220 founder Bert Crenca explained, “Every ...