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Hugh Masekela (1939 – 2018)

Hugh Masekela taught me more about South African culture and politics than anyone I ever met. A great musician and songwriter, he was also one of the wittiest people I’ve known. I never had a bad moment in his company.…

Vincent Nguini 1952-2017

Vincent Nguini, a guitarist and composer from Cameroon best known for his long tenure in Paul Simon’s band, died on Dec. 8 in Abadiânia, Brazil. He was 65.

… Mr. Nguini, who performed worldwide with Mr. Simon and recorded extensively …

Dr. Irwin Redlener’s New Book, ‘The Future Of Us’

Dr. Irwin Redlener, co-founder of Children’s Health Fund, has written an insightful new book, “The Future of Us – What the Dreams of Children Mean for Twenty-First-Century America.”

“A co-founder with Dr. Redlener of Children’s Health Fund, I have watched …