Thea Foundation

By Lauren McLemore   For the last 19 years, Thea Foundation has advocated the importance of the arts in the development of our youth through a number of different programs — Thea Art Closet, Arts Reconstruction, student scholarships and fundraisers.   Thea Foundation was named for the daughter of Linda and Paul Leopoulos, Thea Kay…

Speak Justice

Speak Justice

By Dwain Hebda // Photos By Jamison Mosley   “In here, please.” The trim, soft-spoken man beckons from across the room. Outside, a cold winter’s morning needles passersby with chill and biting rain, but it’s pleasant inside the mosque at Islamic Center of Little Rock. A posted sign politely directs you to remove your shoes…

Love Triumphs

By Dustin Jayroe // Photos By Jamison Mosley   A trip over to Congregation B’nai Israel in Little Rock, a Jewish temple of Reform classification, outside of worship hours is met with strict gatekeeping. The doors, locked, and a press on the doorbell prompts a distant voice to intercom an inquiry of your business here.…