‘Hamilton’ is Coming to Disney Plus!

‘Hamilton’ is Coming to Disney Plus!

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The smash hit broadway play, Hamilton, is going to begin streaming on Disney Plus on July 3! The play was slated to hit theaters in Fall of 2021, but due to the state of the nation they have moved the release date to this summer. However, there are still plans for the play to hit theaters, but that date is unknown, and in the meantime Disney, put out $75 million dollars to stream it. Image via TheaterinChicago The play will feature the original cast, which was filmed by director Thomas Kail. According to playwright and composter, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kail has …

Ms. Sheila Michaels, Who Said Women Should Not ‘Belong’ to Men, Dies at 78

Ms. Sheila Michaels, Who Said Women Should Not ‘Belong’ to Men, Dies at 78

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American feminist Sheila Michaels has died of leukemia at age 78. Though she did not invent the abbreviation herself, Michaels is known for championing “Ms.” throughout the 1960s as a way to identify women as individuals beyond their martial statuses.    “Partly because of my personal situation [Michaels’s parents were unmarried], partly because of my observations at large, I had a low opinion of marriage — and certainly no desire to marry. I felt strongly about not ‘belonging’ to a man — either to my father as a Miss, or to a husband as a Mrs,” she informed The Japan Times in 2000.    …