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Thursday, July 26, 2012
This Overseas Press Club conference is a reminder of the unfortunately routine institutionalized gender oppression in American industry. Featuring deft pilots in the Angel Derby, an all-female air race from New York to the Bahamas, this panel's male moderator and reporters dole out condescension and hostility, but "the girls" hold steady despite the dismissive questioning.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012
Finding information on the internet about Afie Jurvanen’s music isn’t very easy – instead, searches pull up resort websites, travel information and island maps. But going by the moniker Bahamas hasn’t been all bad. The Canadian musician was nominated for a Juno and Polaris Prize for his first album, “Pink Strat.” He joins us in the studio on the day that his sophomore album, “Barchords,” is released.
Thursday, August 25, 2011
Hurricane Irene is gaining strength and traveling north, after pummeling the Bahamas with 115 mph winds today. The Category 3 storm is headed for North Carolina next. As residents wait for confirmation of the storm's trajectory, they are preparing their homes and businesses for the weather. Many local businesses are still waiting until later today to see what path the storm will take, before they board up completely.