Antonino D’Ambrosio

Today, the public library is under attack. Local governments across the United States are slashing library budgets, walling off knowledge and shuttering a valuable communal meeting place. more

Nov 7, 2011 9:25 PM Dispatches

By Antonino D’Ambrosio Today, as we celebrate Johnny Cash's birthday (he would have been 79), many will focus on Cash as a brash balladeer and rebel. A truer portrait of the music star, however, would extol Cash as an engaged citizen and artis... more

Feb 26, 2011 5:27 PM Dispatches

The new album moves with the hum of history, inspiring those who listen to seek liberty and shake free of fear. more

Sep 14, 2010 1:37 PM Dispatches

The British-Sri Lankan rapper redefines music. more

Dec 10, 2007 1:36 PM Magazine

I first heard Public Enemy in 1987 when a tape of the rap group’s Yo! Bum Rush the Show was making the rounds in my neighborhood. more

Jul 20, 2005 3:02 PM Magazine