Documenta Covers Artwork Criticized for Antisemitic Depictions

This Saturday, June 18, the 15th edition of the international art exhibition Documenta opened in Kassel, Germany, following months of controversy sparked by a fringe Zionist blog’s claims that its curators and participating artists were antisemitic. And today, only four days since the opening, organizers have covered up a work that “triggers antisemitic readings.” The … Read more

Laurie Cumbo, Criticized as Anti-Immigrant, Will Be NYC’s Next Cultural Affairs Commissioner

Laurie Cumbo, the former majority leader of the New York City Council who has been criticized for what some view as an anti-immigrant stance, will be the next commissioner of the Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA), the agency announced today, March 18 Cumbo will succeed Gonzalo Casals, who stepped down at the end of Bill … Read more