New DNA Analysis Supports Ancient Roots of an Unrecognized Tribe

In the Handbook of the California Indians” anthropologist published in 1925 Alfred Kroeber He said the people of Ohlone were “extinct for all practical purposes.” noting that only “a few scattered individuals survived.” Although the anthropologist didn’t relinquish the declaration of extinction until the 1950s, “the damage has been done,” said Charlene Nijmeh, head of …

A New Era Begins at Warner Bros., Entertainment Returns to Its Roots

“Success is about creative talent in front of and behind the screen and fighting and fighting to create a culture that supports this creative vision,” Zaslav said. Said. takeover announcement. For much of the past year, he has raved about the studio’s rich legacy and paid tribute to Jack, Harry, Sam and Albert Warner, the …

A Director (Uncomfortably) Returns to His Working-Class Roots

PARIS — French director Christophe Honoré, best known for films like “Love Songs” and “Sorry Angel,” has been doing extraordinary work in recent years, and international audiences are missing out. Reason? It happens on the theater stages in his own country. From “idolsA play dedicated to a number of French artists who died at the …

For Bravely Exploring the Jewish Roots of ‘Star Trek’

LOS ANGELES — Adam Nimoy peered through a museum gallery filled with “Star Trek” props, replicas of starships, alien creatures, fading costumes and accessories. sounds a irradiation carrier glided across the room. Over his shoulder, a wall was occupied by a massive photograph of his father—Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock on the show, in a …

‘Found’ Review: Three Adoptives Search for Chinese Roots

At an orphanage in China’s Guangdong Province, a nanny talks about the babies she’s cared for for years. “My heart ached every time I sent a baby… What would happen to them?” Amanda Lipitz’s poignant adoption documentary “Found” provides not one simple answer to this sad question, but three beautifully complex answers – cousins ​​Chloe, …

A Glimpse of Los Angeles, an Oasis with Deep Immigrant Roots

Ten minutes from my house, it sits on an unconventional hillside of fruit and vegetable trees, next to a decommissioned landfill, a highway, and the country’s largest port. Emerging like a mirage from its surroundings, the San Pedro Community Gardens occupy six acres of city-owned land in the otherwise highly industrialized area of ​​the blue-collar …

Naomi Osaka on Tennis Roots: ‘Home Queens and These Courts’

just a few days ago Naomi OsakaThe reigning champion of the United States Open took the field for his first game at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, Queens. 2021 tournamentThe four-time Grand Slam champion made another stop in Queens: to a modest public park in Jamaica. there, Detective Keith L. Williams Park, Ms. Osaka attended …