Mariah Bell Wins USA Figure Skating Title and A Shot In Beijing

NASHVILLE — Mariah Bell, a newly minted national champion, needed a reminder that she’s been involved in figure skating for so long that she’s somehow, somehow, lagged behind the junior battalions in a very young sport. “Was I once a senior? nine year?” Late on Friday night, a reporter asked his room, looking incredible and …

How Black Scholar bell hooks Touched Feminists Everywhere

In her next book, “Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center,” Hooks gave a clear definition of feminism as “the struggle to end sexist oppression.” While she criticized the “white, bourgeois, hegemonic dominance” of feminist movements, she also warned against using such criticisms to “trash, reject, or reject” feminism itself. In the late 1980s, hooks came …

Bell hooks, Black Feminist Breaking the Road, dies at 69

Bell Hooks, whose sharp, far-reaching writing on gender and race helped move feminism beyond the white, middle-class worldview to include the voices of Black and working-class women, died Wednesday at her home in Berea, Ky. 69. His sister, Gwenda Motley, said the cause was end-stage renal disease. In 1981, “Am I Not a Woman? Insisting …

Drake Bell Given Two Years Probation in Child Endangerment Case

Jared Drake Bell, the former star of the Nickelodeon series Drake & Josh, was sentenced to two years’ probation on Monday. after admitting two charges against him It’s about a girl he met online who attended one of his concerts in Cleveland in 2017. “Your position and celebrity status have allowed you to nurture this …