Fa'izan Shah

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12 Years a Slave and the roots of America's shameful past

12 Years a Slave's historical consultant, Harvard academic Henry Louis Gates, talks about Steve McQueen's powerful new film and why America remains a divided nation to this day<p>Directed by the British artist and film-maker Steve McQueen, <i>12 Years a Slave</i> has gained almost universal critical praise. …

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What I've Learned About Creating Meaningful Work

Then I realized I didn’t need to work so many hours because I didn’t really have a good reason to. I wasn’t trying to make the most money or work myself to death (or at least sickness), so I stopped.<p>Instead, I began focusing on how I could get my work done in the most efficient way, so that I was …

Eye-Opening Portraits of Living Conditions for Animals in Zoos

<i>Captive</i> is a powerful series by Washington D.C.-based Canadian photographer Gaston Lacombe that takes a look at animals in zoos and their living environments. Shooting his images from the perspective of any regular visitor, Lacombe manages to capture portraits of creatures, big and small, confined …

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Articles about designer spotlight bouroullec brothers on Dwell.com - Dwell

From a 200-square-foot garage-turned-workshop, Silvia Song skillfully sculpts wooden wares.<p>We first spotted Providence, Rhode Island–based designer Meg Callahan's work at Matter's Next World exhibition this spring and...<p>German designer Sebastian Herkner has collaborated with many of the top …

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Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to catch up on from the week.<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an …

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