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How The Color Pink's Relationship With Gender Has Evolved
The color pink has a complicated relationship with gender that goes back generations.
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Obamas’ Official Portraits Unveiled
Barack and Michelle Obama have been immortalized in new official portraits painted for the National Portrait Gallery.
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Shame on the Smithsonian Institution
Janice S. Lintz
Consultant, Consumer Advocate, Foodie and Traveler
How can different federal or quasi-federal agencies have different definitions of effective access? Yet the Smithsonian on
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The Daughter Of A Man Born A Slave Just Opened The First National Black History Museum
The past isn't even past.
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360-Degree Photos Show The National Black History Museum Like You've Never Seen
Take a deep dive into the new Smithsonian's exhibits with these photos that provide a more immersive experience.
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After 100 Years Of Challenges, The First National Black History Museum Is Here
"Nothing has been easy. Everything has had to be earned."
The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture opens Sept. 24 with a dedication from President Barack Obama. The building's design, inspired by a Yoruban crown, stands out in its prime location across the street from the Washington Monument.
Lawmakers Push For A National Museum For American Latinos
"The more we give people the chance to see what it means to be an American Latino, the better off we are," Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-Calif.) said.
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Dream Job Alert: This Museum Is Hiring A 'Beer Historian'
Sadly, there are more requirements than just a love of beer.
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Guitars, Ghosts And Rockstars! Inside The Mind Of Paul Reed Smith
Brett: “Do you think there are any Ghosts in the building?” Paul: “God no! I haven’t run across any poltergeists in this
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Crossing the Line: The Smithsonian's Most Recent Censorship of Artists Hurts Us All
Policy Researcher, Community Activist and Writer
Indeed, less than a week later, it appeared that the Smithsonian Institution's Asian Pacific American Center (APAC) had lived
Muslim-Americans Read Letters From Incarceration Camp Survivors
Sponsored by the Smithsonian APA Center and created by filmmaker Frank Chi, this short film features letters that young Japanese Americans in World War II incarceration camps sent to Clara Breed, a librarian in San Diego.
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The Smithsonian Seeks To Preserve The Gazebo Where Tamir Rice Was Killed
The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture is set to open in September 2016, and in honor of
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Smithsonian Says Museum Will Include Mention of Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Accusations
After days of questioning, the National Museum of African American History and Culture, which opens in Washington in September
How The Green Book Helped African-American Tourists Navigate A Segregated Nation
For black Americans traveling by car in the era of segregation, the open road presented serious dangers. Driving interstate
La Voz Femenina Se Levanta
Director, Smithsonian Latino Center
During International Women's Month, we do well to focus on the museum field and its practice of diversity and inclusion relative to women and, in particular, Latinas. An assessment of the current situation should begin with a quick reality check.
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