Review: A Spanish Stage Provocateur Makes a Blood-Dripping Debut

Review: A Spanish Stage Provocateur Makes a Blood-Dripping Debut

Photo Angélica Liddell in her difficult however transfixing theater work “Esta Breve Tragedia de la Carne (This Brief Tragedy of the Flesh).” Credit Marina Levitskaya MONTCLAIR, N.J. — The native debut of the Spanish theatermaker Angélica Liddell has been a very long time coming. She created her firm, Atra Bilis Teatro, in 1993 and went […]

Long Before Cambridge Analytica, a Belief in the ‘Power of the Subliminal’

Long Before Cambridge Analytica, a Belief within the ‘Power of the Subliminal’

Adolf Hitler “didn’t have a problem with the Jews at all, but people didn’t like the Jews,” he advised the educational, Emma L. Briant, a senior lecturer in journalism on the University of Essex. He went on to say that Donald Trump had executed the identical factor by tapping into grievances towards immigrants and Muslims. […]

Inside Cambridge Analytica’s Virtual Currency Plans

Inside Cambridge Analytica’s Virtual Currency Plans

The effort was overseen by Cambridge Analytica’s British chief government, Alexander Nix, who was pressured out of the corporate in March after he was caught on tape bragging about his firm’s strategy to political work in different nations, together with using shell firms and methods designed to entrap opponents. The Facebook information revelations and Mr. […]

Turning Basketball Lovers Into Book Lovers, a Stanza at a Time

Turning Basketball Lovers Into Book Lovers, a Stanza at a Time

Photo Kwame Alexander SLAM DUNK: “I believe that books are like amusement parks and sometimes kids ought to be able to choose the ride that’s going to thrill them,” the youngsters’s e-book creator Kwame Alexander says. His final novel — “The Crossover,” a Newbery-winning, hip-hop-inflected story of basketball-loving twin boys Josh and Jordan — was […]

Facebook Fallout Deals Blow to Mercers’ Political Clout

Facebook Fallout Deals Blow to Mercers’ Political Clout

“They’re selling magic in a bottle,” mentioned Matt Braynard, who labored alongside Cambridge on the Trump marketing campaign, for which he served because the director of knowledge and technique, and now runs Look Ahead America, a gaggle in search of to prove disaffected rural and blue-collar voters. “And they’re becoming toxic.” The Mercers have made […]

Escort Who Claims to Have Russian Secrets Faces New Charges in Thailand

Escort Who Claims to Have Russian Secrets Faces New Charges in Thailand

Photo Anastasia Vashukevich, left, and her affiliate Alexander Kirillov, far proper, after their arrest in Pattaya, Thailand, in February. Credit Gemunu Amarasinghe/Associated Press BANGKOK — A Belarusian escort jailed in Thailand who claims to have proof of Russian meddling in United States elections faces new legal prices of solicitation and conspiracy, the police stated on […]

From Thai Jail, Sex Coaches Say They Want to Trade U.S.-Russia Secrets for Safety

From Thai Jail, Sex Coaches Say They Want to Trade U.S.-Russia Secrets for Safety

The aluminum tycoon, Oleg V. Deripaska, has shut ties with Mr. Putin and with Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former marketing campaign chairman, who has been indicted on cash laundering expenses by Robert S. Mueller III, the particular counsel wanting into election interference. The escort and her seduction coach have been held largely incommunicado since March […]

John Isner Calls Miami Open Win ‘Best Moment of My Career’

John Isner Calls Miami Open Win ‘Best Moment of My Career’

The begin of the final recreation was delayed by the gang’s chants of “U-S-A!” Isner then held at love, and on the ultimate three factors he smacked aces, giving him 18 for the match and 79 for the event. “I was just ready for this moment,” he stated. “I’ve been here three other times, and […]

Whistle-blower Contends That Data-Mining Swung Brexit Referendum

Whistle-blower Contends That Data-Mining Swung Brexit Referendum

Cambridge Analytica launched a statement describing Mr. Wylie as “a part-time contractor who left in July 2014 and has no direct knowledge of our work or practices since then.” It stated Cambridge Analytica, a subsidiary of the SCL political consultancy, didn’t use its cache of information in Donald J. Trump’s 2016 marketing campaign, and had […]