Tag: Lives

A Black nurse saved lives. Today she may save art

SAN FRANCISCO—In June, Laura Voisin George, a graduate student, was writing a scholarly article about a series of Works Progress Administration frescoes at the University of California, San Francisco. The 10 panels of “History of Medicine in California,” completed in 1938 by Bernard Zakheim, a Polish-born muralist, show such scenes as Native Americans offering herbs…

BTS fans match band's $1 million Black Lives Matter donation

Beloved Korean pop band BTS —and their fans —are putting their money where their mouth is. No sooner had the K-pop kings tweeted their solidarity with Black Lives Matter, than they donated $ 1 million to the movement. And then BTS fans, who call themselves the Adorable Representative M.C. for Youth (ARMY), immediately jumped on…