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Stax Records President Al Bell Honors Aretha Franklin, a Lost Icon in 2018

Stax Records President Al Bell Honors Aretha Franklin, a Lost Icon in 2018

December 28, 2018

As part of our end-of-year round up, iconic record label executive Al Bell, responsible for soul legends like Isaac Hayes and Otis Redding, tells personal stories about meeting Aretha Franklin when she was 16 and her cultural legacy

Remembering Mandela

December 5, 2013
Patrick Bond: Mandela deserves great credit for ending racial apartheid in South Africa, but his legacy includes the continuation of mass poverty