Against the odds, Berkeley grad and single mother Marina Crouse has found new success as a blues singer.
“It wasn’t obvious or inevitable that we’d kick our collective smoking habit. Or that Communism would come tumbling down, that marriage equality would happen, or that we’d elect a black president.”
Alicia McCarthy is a central figure in the Mission School of art, but is always quick to credit collaborators, friends, and even curators.
“We woke up one day, and food was suddenly an art form. It became a vehicle for creative expression, and so much of that change started right here.”
Berkeley and Arizona State University scientists say that areas like Treasure Island face an acute threat from rising sea levels.
A conversation with Harvard political scientist and co-author of the much-lauded new book “How Democracies Die.”