Supreme Court justices celebrate Ginsburg’s legacy as a “hero” for justice

The eight remaining Supreme Court justices mourned and celebrated their late colleague Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in individual statements Saturday, calling her a “woman of valor,” a “hero” to many Americans, and a “cherished colleague and friend.”

“To me, as to countless others, Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a hero,” wrote Justice Elena Kagan. “Her work was as careful as it was creative, as disciplined as it was visionary. It will endure for as long as Americans retain their commitment to law.”

Justice Stephen Breyer, who said he heard of her passing at Rosh Hashanah service, said “the world is a …

On Racism and British Fashion

“I’ve always considered myself an outsider,” Osman Yousefzada said last week, sitting on a park bench near his home in North London. “Often, I’ve also been made to feel like an outsider, working in and around institutions and industries like fashion that are rooted in white codes and elitism.”

At 43, he is an established fashion designer (his sculptural silhouettes have been worn by Lady Gaga, Beyoncé and Taylor Swift); an artist (see 2018’s “Being Somewhere Else,” an exhibition on the subjects of race and migration at the Ikon Gallery); a filmmaker (for June’s digital London Fashion Week he showed

Discover the Hidden Gems of Tokyo

Another Hachiko Statue 

 The statue of the most popular pup in Tokyo,Japan has always been the ideal meeting place in Shibuya. But, due to the city’s extreme love for Hachiko, having one statue doesn’t feel like it is enough. As a way of commemorating his 80th death anniversary, another statue through the funding of donations was build on the campus of The University of Tokyo right beside Ueno Park.…

China Sends Warning to U.S. and Taiwan With Aerial Drill

China sent 18 fighter jets and bombers into the Taiwan Strait on Friday in a robust show of force that a military official in Beijing said was a warning to Taiwan and the United States about their increasing political and military cooperation.

“Those who play with fire are bound to get burned,” Senior Col. Ren Guoqiang, a spokesman for the Chinese Ministry of National Defense, said at a briefing in Beijing, warning the United States and Taiwan against what he called “collusion.”

The aerial drill came as a senior American diplomat held a series of meetings in Taiwan ahead of