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Africa: Q&A – David Adjaye

April 5, 2021
The winner of the 2021 RIBA Royal Gold Medal for architecture discusses urban resilience amid the pandemic Given your emphasis on responsible architecture, what role do you think architects can play in promoting sustainability and resilience? ‘Responsible architecture’ is the only way that architecture survives, not only as a critical art form, but as a

David Perdue Files to Run Against Raphael Warnock for Georgia Senate Seat

February 15, 2021
David Perdue, the one-term U.S. senator from Georgia who lost a runoff election last month against Senator Jon Ossoff, filed paperwork on Monday night indicating that he plans a comeback effort — this time against Georgia’s other new senator, Raphael Warnock.Mr. Perdue, a former businessman who first ran for office as an outsider, and later

How David Stern Rescued the NBA and Turned Basketball Into a Global Force

January 15, 2020
David Stern’s worst day in his 30-year tenure as NBA commissioner was also his best. On November 7, 1991, Stern took an early plane from New York City to Los Angeles, to sit by Magic Johnson’s side at a press conference as Magic told the world that he was HIV-positive and retiring from basketball. Like…