Last year, real-estate developer and art collector Ron Pizzuti opened the doors to the Pizzuti Collection in the Short North, a venue at which to showcase his vast art collection. After purchasing his first piece of art in 1972, he has since amassed more than 1,500 works by artists ranging from Frank Stella to Ai [...]
WOSU News Archives For: June 24, 2010
“Think the un-thinkable.” That’s what an advocacy group for low-income Ohioans is urging state legislators to do when it comes to plugging the projected $4 to $8 billion hole in the next state budget.
This spring saw the passage of one of most contentious pieces of state legislation in recent history. The immigration reform bill known as SB1070 passed in Arizona and spawned countless discussions nationwide about race, ethnicity, and the legal rights of immigrants. The document also spawned countless boycotts of all things “Arizonian”. WOSU Commentator Stacia Kock points out that knee-jerk, twitter inspired boycotts can backfire.