exchangealumni:

For today’s Discover America venture, we’re celebrating music and the great outdoors at Tanglewood in Lenox, Massachusetts! The summer home of the Boston Pops Orchestra, this town and music venue in Massachusetts also hosts a Jazz Festival every year on Labor Day weekend.  
Many famous musicians have performed here, including Miles Davis, Diana Krall, Wynton Marsalis, Natalie Cole, Dave Brubeck, and many more. Visitors can bring blankets and picnics, and listen to fantastic music - a perfect combination!
Photo Credit: 1, 2, 3, 4
exchangealumni:

For today’s Discover America venture, we’re celebrating music and the great outdoors at Tanglewood in Lenox, Massachusetts! The summer home of the Boston Pops Orchestra, this town and music venue in Massachusetts also hosts a Jazz Festival every year on Labor Day weekend.  
Many famous musicians have performed here, including Miles Davis, Diana Krall, Wynton Marsalis, Natalie Cole, Dave Brubeck, and many more. Visitors can bring blankets and picnics, and listen to fantastic music - a perfect combination!
Photo Credit: 1, 2, 3, 4
exchangealumni:

For today’s Discover America venture, we’re celebrating music and the great outdoors at Tanglewood in Lenox, Massachusetts! The summer home of the Boston Pops Orchestra, this town and music venue in Massachusetts also hosts a Jazz Festival every year on Labor Day weekend.  
Many famous musicians have performed here, including Miles Davis, Diana Krall, Wynton Marsalis, Natalie Cole, Dave Brubeck, and many more. Visitors can bring blankets and picnics, and listen to fantastic music - a perfect combination!
Photo Credit: 1, 2, 3, 4
exchangealumni:

For today’s Discover America venture, we’re celebrating music and the great outdoors at Tanglewood in Lenox, Massachusetts! The summer home of the Boston Pops Orchestra, this town and music venue in Massachusetts also hosts a Jazz Festival every year on Labor Day weekend.  
Many famous musicians have performed here, including Miles Davis, Diana Krall, Wynton Marsalis, Natalie Cole, Dave Brubeck, and many more. Visitors can bring blankets and picnics, and listen to fantastic music - a perfect combination!
Photo Credit: 1, 2, 3, 4

exchangealumni:

For today’s Discover America venture, we’re celebrating music and the great outdoors at Tanglewood in Lenox, Massachusetts! The summer home of the Boston Pops Orchestra, this town and music venue in Massachusetts also hosts a Jazz Festival every year on Labor Day weekend.  

Many famous musicians have performed here, including Miles Davis, Diana Krall, Wynton Marsalis, Natalie Cole, Dave Brubeck, and many more. Visitors can bring blankets and picnics, and listen to fantastic music - a perfect combination!

Photo Credit: 1, 2, 3, 4

imsobossymoroccan:

maraheatsglitter:

nowinexile:

Israeli occupation soldiers randomly arrest two 11 year old Palestinian children on their way to school in Hebron this morning. 

They do this so kids grow up with fear in them. Khara 3alehom khara.

tfou

(via immigrantsoul)

“The so-called Cuban Twitter is a step up from the darker and more absurd plottings of yesteryear, including C.I.A. schemes to kill Fidel Castro with exploding cigars or poisoned milkshakes, or to make his uniform disintegrate during one of his marathon speeches, leaving him naked in front of the crowds. But only just.”
Jon Lee Anderson on the dangerous absurdity of the secret “Cuban Twitter”: http://nyr.kr/1dTZ4Yt (via fylatinamericanhistory)

(via fylatinamericanhistory)

“Dumb, dumb, dumb.”
— Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., reacting to news that USAID created a social network to try to undermine the Cuban government. (via officialssay)

theatlantic:

Is College Really Harder to Get Into Than It Used to Be?

"The myth of selectivity, that college admissions gets harder with each passing year, is both true and untrue."

Read more. [Image: Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo]

theatlantic:

#CancelCastro: Why Is U.S. Policy Toward Cuba So Absurd?

A Twitter knock-off is just the latest ridiculous attempt by U.S. officials to bring down the Cuban regime.

Read more. [Image: Enrique de la Osa/Reuters]

prepaidafrica:

According to the minster, this would go a long way to support the developmental needs of the listed landlocked countries in establishing sustainable transit transport system, especially in the construction, maintenance and improvement of the landlocked countries transport, storage and other transit related facilities.

theatlantic:

In Focus: Afghanistan Seen Through the Lens of Anja Niedringhaus
Niedringhaus, a photographer with the Associated Press, was shot and killed by an Afghan policeman. Fellow reporter Kathy Gannon was also wounded.
theatlantic:

In Focus: Afghanistan Seen Through the Lens of Anja Niedringhaus
Niedringhaus, a photographer with the Associated Press, was shot and killed by an Afghan policeman. Fellow reporter Kathy Gannon was also wounded.
theatlantic:

In Focus: Afghanistan Seen Through the Lens of Anja Niedringhaus
Niedringhaus, a photographer with the Associated Press, was shot and killed by an Afghan policeman. Fellow reporter Kathy Gannon was also wounded.
theatlantic:

In Focus: Afghanistan Seen Through the Lens of Anja Niedringhaus
Niedringhaus, a photographer with the Associated Press, was shot and killed by an Afghan policeman. Fellow reporter Kathy Gannon was also wounded.
theatlantic:

In Focus: Afghanistan Seen Through the Lens of Anja Niedringhaus
Niedringhaus, a photographer with the Associated Press, was shot and killed by an Afghan policeman. Fellow reporter Kathy Gannon was also wounded.
theatlantic:

In Focus: Afghanistan Seen Through the Lens of Anja Niedringhaus
Niedringhaus, a photographer with the Associated Press, was shot and killed by an Afghan policeman. Fellow reporter Kathy Gannon was also wounded.

theatlantic:

In Focus: Afghanistan Seen Through the Lens of Anja Niedringhaus

Niedringhaus, a photographer with the Associated Press, was shot and killed by an Afghan policeman. Fellow reporter Kathy Gannon was also wounded.

centuriespast:

Face Mask
19th–early 20th century
Dan peoples
Côte d’Ivoire
Wood
The Barnes Foundation

centuriespast:

Face Mask

19th–early 20th century

Dan peoples

Côte d’Ivoire

Wood

The Barnes Foundation