memorial

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This Is the President on 9/11

Double fist-pumping his way into a memorial service in Pennsylvania.
River Donaghey
9.11.18
goodbyes

Stephen Hawking’s Voice Was Beamed to a Black Hole During His Funeral

Hawking’s message to preserve the planet was radioed into space during his Friday memorial at London’s Westminster Abbey.
Becky Ferreira
6.15.18
Voices

The Kim Wall Memorial Fund Wants to Give a Voice to Future Journalists Like Her

Following the Swedish journalist's tragic death, the fund will empower people to tell stories that shake up cliches and stereotypes.
Alice Rowsome
10.13.17
Bad Things

Behold the Most Terrifying Princess Diana Memorial Known to Man

That screaming you can hear is coming from inside your own chest.
Joel Golby
9.13.17
RACISM

Cries Intensify to Remove Statue of Gynecologist Who Experimented on Female Slaves

In the US, there are still three public memorials to Dr. J. Marion Sims, a doctor known for performing experimental surgeries on black women without anesthesia or consent during the 19th century.
Kimberly Lawson
8.22.17
last week in art

New York's New LGBTQ+ Monument Rocks and Shines

The installation by Anthony Goicolea features boulders that reflect sunlight as rainbow patterns.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.26.17
crime

Memorial for Nabra Hassanen Set on Fire

Police have arrested a man in connection with the attack, which they say is not being investigated as a hate crime.
Gabby Bess
6.21.17
thump news

There Will Be a Vigil in Orlando to Honor the Victims of Pulse Tomorrow for Spirit Day

The vigil coincides with GLAAD's anti-bullying initiative in support of LGBTQ youth, Spirit Day.
Alexander Iadarola
10.19.16
Art

An Artist's Grocery List Becomes a Giant Monument in Central Park

The Public Art Fund let David Shrigley make a giant sculpture in Central Park, and this is what they got.
Beckett Mufson
9.13.16
Art

The Hereafter Institute: An Art Project That Takes Care of Digital Remains

Artist Gabriel Barcia-Colombo wants us to understand that, these days, we die twice.
Tanja M. Laden
8.29.16
Photos

Inside Chyna’s Beautiful, Surreal Memorial

Chyna's memorial reflected her fashion, warrior strength, and eclectic mix of friends: Coolio, Mormons, Bunny Ranch owner Dennis Hof, and the kid from "A Christmas Story."
Chuck Grant
6.27.16
daily vice

We Meet an Ex-Con Who Created a Fitness Program Based on Prison Workouts on Today's 'Daily VICE'

After spending five years in prison on drug charges, Coss Marte decided to open his own gym in Manhattan based on the workouts he learned inside.
VICE Staff
4.8.16
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