- Reuters - By Andrew Chung
(Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide the legality of one of President Donald Trump's hardline immigration policies that has forced tens of thousands of migrants along the southern...
- Los Angeles Times - Liam Dillon
One of the most complicated measures on California’s ballot this November is Proposition 19, which gives new property tax breaks to older homeowners, increases property taxes for those inheriting their...
- The Conversation UK - Ola Andersson and Mehreen Zaigham
The Edo Period (1615-1868) was a time of political unrest, blurring of class divisions, innovations in art and technology, and a cultural shift in perspective. The mindset behind the Ukiyo-E style encouraged folks to live for the moment as if today was your last. With the creation of Kabuki, the theater doors opened up to everyone, and with them, new ideas and stories came too: making Japanese ghost stories the inspiration for some of the most beloved Kabuki plays and Ukiyo-E works.