Downs Designs produces jeans, capri pants and shirts for individuals with Down syndrome, a genetic disorder that leaves patients with developmental delays and intellectual disability. Patients with Down syndrome are physically built differently than other people, and as a result often lack access to well-fitting clothes, furthering negative perceptions of people who have the disorder and increasing the condition’s social stigma.
Attention Harlem residents! Come to the East Harlem Asthma Center of Excellence (EHACE) on October 2 to get your free flu shot! See flyer above for details.
Everyone aged 6 months and older should get a flu vaccine every year to reduce the risk of flu illness, hospitalization, and even death. Getting a flu shot now can help reduce the risk of getting the flu this fall-winter season. Click here for information about the flu.
Art history books have a reputation of showcasing dead, white, European males — DWEM — and the (mostly white) women they handpicked as muses. Portrait after portrait reveals a woman’s face through a man’s gaze, casting a rather unsavory light on the tendency of artists to eroticize, objectify or idolize the female form.
realest thing I’ve seen in a while
this was so amazing. so thought provoking. an eye-opening social criticism.
the documentary about this whole thing is so good
i think i just read the saddest story ever???
A better love story than Twilight