Tag: Patrick Tindall

Opinion: In the case of Jussie Smollet, violent crimes are called into questioning

By Patrick Tindall Life as an LGBTQ person is difficult, life as an LGBTQ person of color is even more difficult. LGBTQ people constantly have to dodge homophobia and LGBTQ people of color also have to avoid the ever-present second issue of racism. Neither of which are mutually exclusive to the other and both are

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Dickens Festival is set to return to Downtown Riverside

Stacy Soriano | Viewpoints by Patrick Tindall It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, but the Dicken’s Festival is always the best of times! From Feb. 23-24 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Downtown Riverside is hosting its 26th annual Dickens Festival. Lively events include a grand parade, an author’s

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Artist conjures new worlds through art

By Patrick Tindall A fantastical homage to spirituality, nature and the deepest corners of one’s mind: “Sacred Spaces, Secret Places: Conjurings of a Shaman” by John Greco is an exploration of human existence through screen-printed imagery. Greco is a master screen-printer who graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Slippery Rock University as

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