Paris' mayor Anne Hidalgo has strongly criticized a black feminist festival in Paris that bans non-black people in large parts of the event, saying she might prosecute its organizers on grounds of discrimination.
Philadelphia might not make it easy on music fans to explore the city's vast and rich music legacy, but intrepid tourists could spend a day on a do-it-yourself tour of sights, sounds and neighborhoods that nurtured such talent.
Philadelphia makes it easy to get immersed in American history, "Rocky" movie lore and all manner of hoagie and cheesesteak. But tourists looking to experience the city's vast and rich music legacy might find themselves at a loss.
A flamenco festival, organized by the world-renowned National Institute of Flamenco, is celebrating the 30th anniversary of its annual event in Albuquerque and is attracting well-known dancers such as Marco Flores and Rosario Toledo.