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Rediscovering the Art of Ben Enwonwu Decades after his death, one of Africa’s most famous artists is gaining renewed attention, and his pieces are bringing big prices. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/24/arts/ben-enwonwu-artist-africa.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

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Maaza Mengiste Sings a Modern Song of War Namwali Serpell reviews “The Shadow King,” a historical novel set during the Second Italo-Ethiopian War. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/26/books/review/maaza-mengiste-the-shadow-king.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

A Bodega With Kale and Activism on the Menu A Los Angeles take on the New York neighborhood staple harks back to social justice programs of the ’60s. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/26/style/a-bodega-with-kale-and-activism-on-the-menu.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

Yes, Trump Is Guilty, but Impeachment Is a Mistake This political brawl will leave Trump victorious. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/26/opinion/impeachment-trump-mistake.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

Impeaching Trump Is Good for the Economy It will slow down the administration’s war on competence. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/26/opinion/trump-economy.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

Trump Organization Receives Approval to Expand Golf Resort in Scotland The president’s company plans to build 500 homes, 50 hotel cottages, and sports and retail complexes near Aberdeen, despite intense opposition from residents. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/26/us/politics/trump-scotland-golf-course.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

The Honest Beauty of Wild Grasses They once covered great swaths of the United States. Now, humble grasses are returning as focal points in free-spirited bouquets. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/25/t-magazine/wild-grass.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

How to Develop an Appetite for Insects Scientists who study bugs are thinking harder about how to turn them into good food. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/26/science/eating-insects-entomophagy.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

Facebook Tests Hiding ‘Likes’ on Social Media Posts The social network, which has been under fire for extreme content on its site, said it was testing making Likes to posts private in Australia. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/26/technology/facebook-hidden-likes.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

Anthony Mancinelli, World’s Oldest Working Barber, Dies at 108 A barber who spent nearly a century of cutting hair in upstate New York “didn’t know the meaning of the word retired.” https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/26/nyregion/anthony-mancinelli-dead.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

Around the Movie World in 17 Days at the New York Film Festival This year’s edition includes the latest from Martin Scorsese, Pedro Almodóvar, Kelly Reichardt and Bong Joon-ho. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/26/movies/new-york-film-festival.html?emc=rss&partner=rss

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