Aretha Franklin (March 25, 1942 – August 16, 2018)

  A collection of Aretha links America was always at its best when Aretha Franklin’s voice was the loudest in the room. We got one last reminder of that in the shadow of her passing, as a word one never associates with modern social media began to trend: Respect. David Remnick in The New Yorker: “Aretha Franklin’s voice was a pure, painful, and unforgettable expression of American history and … Read more Aretha Franklin (March 25, 1942 – August 16, 2018)