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Joshua Barajas is the arts editor for the NewsHour. He can be reached at email@example.com.
Joshua’s Recent Stories
Politics Mar 04WATCH: Trump speaks at Latino Coalition Legislative Summit
Trump is scheduled to speak from Washington, D.C. at 1:30 p.m. ET. Watch the president's remarks here.
Health Mar 04WATCH: Health officials testify on NIH budget as coronavirus concerns grow
Top officials at the National Institutes of Health will appear before a House appropriations committee Wednesday to address President Donald Trump's budget proposal, which suggests a $3 billion funding cut to the agency.
Arts Feb 26The search for Mexico’s drug war victims, distilled into sound art
What does it sound like to look for a lost loved one? This art installation doesn’t look away from the horror and pain of that reality.
Arts Feb 18WATCH: Isabel Allende on studying real people for characters in her novels
When writer Isabel Allende creates characters for her novels, she often looks to real people as “models.” For a crime novel she wrote, Allende said she needed to connect with a member of the U.S. military.
Arts Feb 13Artist Débora Delmar on the invisible gates that shape us
An art installation by the London-based Mexican artist reflects the way we’re all shaped by our aspirations, and whether we have the keys or not.
Arts Feb 07How a college prank turned into a public art tradition
The inflatable replica that rests on the lake’s solid surface isn’t a political statement, nor a throwback to the ending of 1969’s “Planet of the Apes,” but a decades-long tradition founded on a good laugh.
Arts Feb 06Once a neglected house, ‘Rainbow Embassy’ is a beacon of rebirth in Arkansas
There’s a house exploding with color at an otherwise unassuming intersection in Fort Smith, Arkansas. The playful installation is called “Rainbow Embassy,” and it’s the work of Madrid-based street artist Okuda San Miguel, who transformed the previously dilapidated home into…
Politics Feb 04WATCH: Sen. Collins says she will vote to acquit Trump
Sen. Susan Collins said the House managers did not sufficiently show how Trump's conduct, "however, flawed, warrants the extreme step of immediate removal from office."…
Arts Jan 29WATCH: Gwen Ifill honored in Forever stamp dedication ceremony
The late NewsHour anchor Gwen Ifill is being commemorated by the U.S. Postal Service with a Forever stamp this year. USPS will celebrate the release of the stamp in a dedication ceremony on Thursday at a Washington, D.C., church that…
Arts Jan 27WATCH: How Robert De Niro became ‘The Irishman’
Robert De Niro is no stranger to Martin Scorcese films. But this new meditation on wiseguy life does something no other Scorcese film has done: places De Niro alongside Al Pacino and Joe Pesci in one universe.