Culture

Queen Latifah performs during the dress rehearsal for the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular in Boston.
AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File
AP News
October 22, 2019 - 9:45 am
Harvard is set to award the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal to Queen Latifah and six other recipients on Tuesday, according to the Cambridge, Massachusetts, school's Hutchins Center for African and African American Research.
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Putin says rap music should be state guided
CNN
December 18, 2018 - 8:36 am
By Kara Fox, Mary Ilyushina and Nathan Hodge, CNN (CNN) -- In Russia, a rap war is raging, but it's not between battling MCs. Russian President Vladimir Putin, who has previously commended rappers for bringing societal issues into the limelight and invited a popular artist to perform at his...
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Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
October 14, 2018 - 3:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Thousands of people from all over the country gathered in Philadelphia Sunday for a cultural parade that spans more than eight decades. The 85th Annual Pulaski Day Parade celebrated Polish culture along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway with an array of colorful clothing...
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Hadas Kuznits
April 24, 2018 - 7:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The flavors of Israel are as complex as the country's history. Philadelphia-based Israeli chef Michael Solomonov said history and immigration can be traced back through Israel's culinary delicacies. He noted how immigrants brought the flavors of their culture with...
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