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Moving to the Theater District and Finding His Community

Moving to the Theater District and Finding His Community

Moving to the Theater District and Finding His Community Moving to the Theater District and Finding His Community Peace and quiet don’t come easy in Midtown, but Alexander Tom has managed to find it across the street from the Gershwin Theater’s wicked witches. Mr. Tom, 29, is the associate program head of the musical theater program at Pace University in …

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Where Home Blends With Community

Where Home Blends With Community

Where Home Blends With Community Where Home Blends With Community This article is part of our latest Design special report, about homes for multiple generations and new definitions of family. Not long ago, paying a visit to grandparents in state-supported housing for older adults seemed to satisfy everyone’s emotional needs in the Netherlands and allowed young couples to focus on …

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Strippers Find Community on TikTok

Strippers Find Community on TikTok

Strippers Find Community on TikTok Strippers Find Community on TikTok Teauryajya DuBenion, 29, started her stripping career in Los Angeles with the encouragement of some friends. “In Los Angeles, everyone is a stripper. Your local nurse is a stripper, teacher is a stripper, babysitter is a stripper, your dog walker is a stripper,” she said. “I was tired of skipping …

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In Hungary, an Embattled L.G.B.T.Q. Community Takes to the Streets

In Hungary, an Embattled L.G.B.T.Q. Community Takes to the Streets

In Hungary, an Embattled L.G.B.T.Q. Community Takes to the Streets In Hungary, an Embattled L.G.B.T.Q. Community Takes to the Streets BUDAPEST — Defiant, colorful and proud, thousands of Hungarians marched through Budapest on Saturday to support the country’s embattled L.G.B.T.Q. community and to protest the far-right policies of Prime Minister Viktor Orban. This year’s Budapest Pride march had all the …

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Comfort Viewing: 3 Reasons I Love ‘Community’

Comfort Viewing: 3 Reasons I Love ‘Community’

Comfort Viewing: 3 Reasons I Love ‘Community’ Comfort Viewing: 3 Reasons I Love ‘Community’ In the early days of the pandemic, when everyone was bored at home, I took an extremely comprehensive online personality quiz designed to determine your similarity to more than 1,600 fictional characters from TV, literature and film. My closest counterpart, with a 96 percent match, was …

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Two Shootings in Washington Leave a Community on Edge

Two Shootings in Washington Leave a Community on Edge

Two Shootings in Washington Leave a Community on Edge Two Shootings in Washington Leave a Community on Edge In her short life, Nyiah Courtney, 6, played a lot of roles using her imagination. She was a doctor, a teacher and a babysitter. She went on safaris and rescued animals. She once washed her teacher’s hair in a play sink, cut …

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Inside the lost-in-time Mennonite community in Belize

Inside the lost-in-time Mennonite community in Belize Inside the lost-in-time Mennonite community in Belize After a “weary and tiring” journey in 1957, a community of Mennonite Christians arrived on the southern bank of the Belize River in the Caribbean country then called British Honduras. “Neither bridge nor ferry awaited them,” wrote the Mennonite Gerhard S Koop in 1991. “On the …

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How to Create a Community Around Cake

How to Create a Community Around Cake

How to Create a Community Around Cake How to Create a Community Around Cake Katherine Walton, the owner of Walton Cake Boutique in Sydney, Australia, has been sharing her creations on Instagram since 2018 but in the early months of the pandemic she noticed a new baking movement rising online — a surge in a specific type of online baking …

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Mobilizing Miami’s Food Community to Feed Thousands

Mobilizing Miami's Food Community to Feed Thousands

Mobilizing Miami’s Food Community to Feed Thousands Mobilizing Miami’s Food Community to Feed Thousands SURFSIDE, Fla. — Ten days before the coronavirus pandemic shuttered Florida restaurants last year, Shemi Bar-Natan had just begun a new venture after spending a decade in the Israeli army, opening a hummus bar less than a mile from the apartment building that collapsed last month. …

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Hungary Adopts Child Sex Abuse Law That Also Targets LGBT Community

Hungary Adopts Child Sex Abuse Law That Also Targets LGBT Community

Hungary Adopts Child Sex Abuse Law That Also Targets LGBT Community Hungary Adopts Child Sex Abuse Law That Also Targets LGBT Community BUDAPEST — Hungary’s Parliament voted on Tuesday to adopt legislation that would increase sentences for sex crimes against children, but critics say the law is being used to target the country’s L.G.B.T. community ahead of crunch elections for …

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