Tuesday marks two full months since NFL free agency began and Colin Kaepernick, who opted out of his 49ers contract, officially became available to every other team. As of Monday morning, he had not signed and, by all accounts, had not even been contacted by other teams. Read more.
After 45 years on the radar, the Woman’s Building is finally also on the map. On June 8, the L.A. Conservancy architectural preservation society formally announced that the L.A. City Council had approved the building’s Historic Cultural Monument designation. Besides protecting the building's 1914 Beaux Arts design against the future development going on all around it, this move also resoundingly acknowledges what generations of artists and feminists in L.A. and around the world have known for decades: The Woman's Building is one of the most significant cultural heritage sites of the last 50 years. Read more.