2021 Virtual Festival Celebrates Black Lives and History [Video]

2021 Virtual Festival Celebrates Black Lives and History [Video]

The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) announces a virtual festival scheduled to occur throughout February 2021. The programing celebrates the 95th Annual Black History theme — The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity. In partnership with 105 Voices of History, the Festival will feature music from the Black experience […]

The Chinese Dragon Boat Festival Underway

The Chinese Dragon Boat Festival Underway

It is believed that the Dragon Boat Festival originated from the legend of the death of the poet and politician Qu Yuan, who drowned himself in the Mi Lo River in 278 BC. No one seems to know why Qu killed himself, some believe it was because he despaired over the state of politics in […]

Death at Electric Daisy Festival

Death at Electric Daisy Festival

It is that time of year once more where different carnivals, festivals, and parties take place during the summer season much like that of the Electric Daisy Festival. Hundreds, if not thousands of people are known to attend events like these. Food, drink, and music are just some of the activities that go on during […]