Add plaques at Columbus Circle expressing negative historical interpretations and commentary about Columbus by one group or another--"absolutely not! And add to such a negative supposition the removal or attachment of negative commentary to all statues in the United States glorifying the courageous and important civil rights, political freedoms, and military service contributions of Spanish Americans whose Queen, Isabella, of Spain financed the 1492 Columbus voyages to the New World.
" Imagine a policy ordering the National Park Service to post prominent plaques around the Washington Monument in D. that our first President owned over two hundred slaves, and after his wife's death, "inherited" an additional one hundred slaves, all of which he kept as an "enlightened" white slaveholder--and additional posted signs regarding negative interpretations of the contributions of Jefferson, Lincoln, and Einstein posted around their public sculptures in D. When will Italian-American organizations and Italian-American media throughout the United States begin a very active, positive national campaign—in all media, Entertainment, News, and Advertising, and on all university and college campuses--to educate the American public, and the world, regarding Italian-American contributions to Civil Rights and human dignity—one of many historically significant examples, US Congressman, Peter Rodino, Jr.
Sal Mineo starred opposite James Dean and Natalie Wood in this perennial classic.
He went on from there to reach the heights of stardom; a two-time Oscar nominee, not to mention a Pop singer with several early rock 'n' roll hits.
It is an inspiring story of how I worked for over ten years with Mrs.
King to create "Behold" and, independently, raise the casting, transportation, and installation costs of the monument. A new kind of dining has come to Washington, in which each meal is spiced lightly with some history and culture. You can see how the roof has been removed and, thus, the interior. Our Lady of Loreto was located on 124 Sackman Street in Brooklyn.
Editor's Note: You can find out more about Patrick Morelli by visiting his web site at Ancient Dinners began this fall to celebrate the traditions and the cultures around the world; its goal is to offer guests a cultural experience that goes beyond just food. ” To learn more about the series, visit Note: Joe David is the author of numerous articles and six books, including . A house of worship that conveyed their language, customs and traditions. Many of the men who lived there were carpenters and bricklayers and had experience in construction. In the 1960s, Our Lady of Loreto was turned over to the Brooklyn archdiocese.
Like the ancient Greek symposia, or Deipnosophistaí, “I want us to eat, drink and engage in learning guided by two prominent historians and gastronomists,” Zoe told guests as she lifted her wine glass in a toast to the moment. They hired an Italian architect and built a beautiful church. And 40 years later, the archdiocese wanted to tear it down. I published a feature article on the effort of Italian Americans who once lived in the neighborhood, who attended Mass there at Our Lady of Loreto, who were baptized there, had their first communion and confirmation there; and so they organized to save the church.
And all things were offered to the archdiocese including a creative development idea that preserved the church.Guillaume est décédé l’année dernière d’un cancer des os à l’âge de 15 ans.Aujourd’hui, Maria, sa maman, souhaite sensibiliser le grand public au cancer de l’enfant mais interpelle surtout le gouvernement dans le but de faire avancer la recherche.Photos: Top, separate casting of "Behold" infant acquired by the Smithsonian American Art Museum for its permanent collection in Washington, D. Above left, January 11, 1990, King National Historic site, Atlanta, Georgia, Mrs.Coretta Scott King, actor John Amos, who played Kunta Kinte in "Roots", and "Behold" sculptor Patrick Morelli unveil the 10 foot "Roots" inspired "Behold" monument to Dr.But I thought if one was going to face it’s demolition, it would have been St. The silver lining are the activists, all ethnicities and backgrounds, that tried to save Our Lady of Loreto. We commend also the Italian immigrants who built this church.They came to build up the city and not tear it down - unlike the archdiocese and now even some others in local government that want to tear down statues of Columbus and others. On the cover: Sal Mineo, forever America's teen idol.The teenage market was all but discovered in 1955 when "Rebel Without a Cause" hit the big screen.We give you his full biography and what we think are his top films.Note: Content on the PRIMO web site is different from the print edition of PRIMO magazine.