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Joseph Sonnabend, Early Force in Fight Against AIDS, Dies at 88

Joseph Sonnabend, Early Force in Fight Against AIDS, Dies at 88

Joseph Sonnabend, Early Force in Fight Against AIDS, Dies at 88 Joseph Sonnabend, Early Force in Fight Against AIDS, Dies at 88 Joseph Adolph Sonnabend was born on Jan. 6, 1933, in Johannesburg and grew up in Bulawayo, in what was then Rhodesia. His mother, Fira, who grew up in Russia and studied in Italy, was a family doctor, one …

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Joseph Safra, Banker Who Was the Richest Brazilian, Dies at 82

Joseph Safra, Banker Who Was the Richest Brazilian, Dies at 82

Joseph Safra, Banker Who Was the Richest Brazilian, Dies at 82 Joseph Safra, Banker Who Was the Richest Brazilian, Dies at 82 RIO DE JANEIRO — Joseph Safra, a former immigrant from Lebanon who became Brazil’s richest person and one of the most successful bankers in the world through a lifetime of deal-making, died on Dec. 10 in São Paulo, …

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Cliff Joseph, Artist, Activist and Therapist, Dies at 98

Cliff Joseph, Artist, Activist and Therapist, Dies at 98

Cliff Joseph, Artist, Activist and Therapist, Dies at 98 Cliff Joseph, Artist, Activist and Therapist, Dies at 98 Cliff Joseph, an artist raised in Harlem who in the 1960s and ’70s led protests against major New York museums to advocate for the inclusion of Black artists, and who later pioneered the practice of multiculturalism in the field of art therapy, …

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Composer, swordsman, polymath: Why Joseph Boulogne should never be called the ‘Black Mozart’

Composer, swordsman, polymath: Why Joseph Boulogne should never be called the ‘Black Mozart’

Composer, swordsman, polymath: Why Joseph Boulogne should never be called the ‘Black Mozart’ Composer, swordsman, polymath: Why Joseph Boulogne should never be called the ‘Black Mozart’ Last month, Searchlight Pictures announced plans for a movie about Joseph Boulogne, the 18th-century composer also known as Chevalier de Saint-Georges. When the announcement was made, headlines resurrected yet another moniker for Boulogne: Black …

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His Name Is Joseph Boulogne, Not ‘Black Mozart’

His Name Is Joseph Boulogne, Not ‘Black Mozart’

His Name Is Joseph Boulogne, Not ‘Black Mozart’ His Name Is Joseph Boulogne, Not ‘Black Mozart’ Last month, Searchlight Pictures announced plans for a movie about Joseph Boulogne, the 18th-century composer also known as Chevalier de Saint-Georges. When the announcement was made, headlines resurrected yet another moniker for Boulogne: “Black Mozart.” Presumably intended as a compliment, this erasure of Boulogne’s …

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt says ‘a lot of pop culture is pornographic – we put labels on people and objectify them’

Joseph Gordon-Levitt says ‘a lot of pop culture is pornographic – we put labels on people and objectify them’

Joseph Gordon-Levitt says ‘a lot of pop culture is pornographic – we put labels on people and objectify them’ Joseph Gordon-Levitt says ‘a lot of pop culture is pornographic – we put labels on people and objectify them’ Joseph Gordon-Levitt has suggested that the way much of pop culture only portrays the surface level of its subject is “pornographic”. In …

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