A Musical Escape From Late-Apartheid Johannesburg

In the 1980s, the South African band Umoja made upbeat pop hits under the watchful eye of the South Africa Broadcast Corporation. It’s impossible not to love “Money, Money.”

Sunlight falls on a row of graves through tree branches.

Water Cremation Could Change the American Way of Death

Some people see water cremation as a greener—and gentler—way to treat bodies after death, but only 15 states allow it for human remains.

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