PhanArt And Formula 5 Made For Perfect Pre-Phish Vibes In New York [Gallery]

first_imgLoad remaining images On December 30th, PhanArt brought a very special pre-Phish event to American Beauty NYC. The event featured ten excellent fan artists from the Phish scene, showcasing and selling posters, t-shirts, bathing suits, and a wide variety of other creative items. PhanArt events are joyous occasions, filled with hardcore fans that are genuinely excited to interact with each other. This event was even more joyous with the addition of two sets of live music.Up-and-coming funk jam band Fomula 5 delivered two awesome sets of music on the venue’s main stage throughout the afternoon, delivering a mix of original material and fun covers, such as “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits. With live music downstairs and phish-themed art upstairs, this special edition of PhanArt made for a unique pre-Phish party that had a little something for everyone.See below for a gallery of photos from PhanArt and Formula 5 at American Beauty NYC, courtesy of Capacity Images.last_img read more

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40 years after Roe v. Wade, attacks on access to reproductive health

first_img Read Full Story The 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade may be fast approaching, but there’s no denying the dramatic increase in attacks on reproductive choice.“Little by little, the right to abortion has been chipped away—and that chipping has turned into a sledgehammer in the last two years,” Susan Yanow told the audience gathered at the Radcliffe Institute’s Schlesinger Library for the History of Women in America on Wednesday afternoon for the presentation “Access to Reproductive Health Care: In 2012, It Shouldn’t Be This Hard!”The event featured two leaders working to promote women’s health and access to abortion: Yanow, founder of the Abortion Access Project (now known as Provide), and Judy Norsigian ’70, executive director and founder of Our Bodies Ourselves. The two examined attacks on reproductive choice—and how to combat them.last_img read more

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