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Katy Perry on Cultural Appropriation: 'I Guess I'll Stick to Baseball and Hot Dogs' Play

Katy Perry on Cultural Appropriation: ‘I Guess I’ll Stick to Baseball and Hot Dogs’

by Jamilah King on August 1 2014, 12:12PM

Her new video proves that she just doesn’t care.

Topics: Culture

New Laker Jeremy Lin's Still Got a Great Sense of Humor

New Laker Jeremy Lin’s Still Got a Great Sense of Humor

by Jamilah King on July 31 2014, 11:32AM

He’s going Hollywood.

Topics: Culture

Beastie Boys' Mike D on Tupac: 'He Was So Determined to Be Authentic, It Killed Him' Play

Beastie Boys’ Mike D on Tupac: ‘He Was So Determined to Be Authentic, It Killed Him’

by Jamilah King on July 31 2014, 11:04AM

Watch more at Vanity Fair.

Topics: Culture

Out of Prison, but Not Free [Video] Play

Out of Prison, but Not Free [Video]

by Kai Wright on July 31 2014, 7:00AM

Men leaving Louisiana’s infamous Angola penitentiary describe the emotional and psychological hurdles they face after years of incarceration.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Life Cycles of Inequity

Before You See the New James Brown Movie, Watch This 1964 Performance Play

Before You See the New James Brown Movie, Watch This 1964 Performance

by Jamilah King on July 30 2014, 2:12PM

Predictably, he kills it.

Topics: Culture

Comedian Aamer Rahman Doesn't Want to 'Pander to White Audiences' Play

Comedian Aamer Rahman Doesn’t Want to ‘Pander to White Audiences’

by Jamilah King on July 30 2014, 12:28PM

He’s making brown and black people laugh. And he’s OK with that.

Topics: /NOW

Janelle Monáe's Mom Stars in Her New Video, 'Electric Lady' Play

Janelle Monáe’s Mom Stars in Her New Video, ‘Electric Lady’

by Jamilah King on July 30 2014, 12:10PM

The pair are joined by Esperanza Spaulding, T-Boz, Monica, Estelle and T.I.

Topics: Culture

Watch Beyonce Cover Lauryn Hill's 'Ex-Factor' Play

Watch Beyonce Cover Lauryn Hill’s ‘Ex-Factor’

by Jamilah King on July 29 2014, 4:02PM

And the crowd in New Orleans loved it.

Topics: Culture

PBS Explores Gender, Fashion and 'the Right to be Handsome' Play

PBS Explores Gender, Fashion and ‘the Right to be Handsome’

by Jamilah King on July 28 2014, 12:52PM

A new segment by Ivette Feliciano explores how and why clothing for gender non-conforming people is on the rise.

Topics: Culture

Remembering Jazz Greats in 'Last Stop on the 4 Train' Play

Remembering Jazz Greats in ‘Last Stop on the 4 Train’

by Jamilah King on July 25 2014, 10:30AM

A trip to visit the final resting place of some of the genre’s greatest musicians.

Topics: Culture

Watch This Woman Perform a Monologue to Beyonce's 'Single Ladies' Play

Watch This Woman Perform a Monologue to Beyonce’s ‘Single Ladies’

by Jamilah King on July 24 2014, 2:33PM

Nina Millin and The Beyoncélogues FTW!

Topics: Culture

African Dances, From A-Z: The Best Thing on the Internet Right Now Play

African Dances, From A-Z: The Best Thing on the Internet Right Now

by Jamilah King on July 23 2014, 12:07PM

Because it’s Tuesday, and we all need something fierce to look at, watch this awesome video of contemporary African dances.

Topics: Culture

Angela Davis on Palestine and the Prison Industrial Complex Play

Angela Davis on Palestine and the Prison Industrial Complex

by Jamilah King on July 22 2014, 10:20AM

If you’ve got an extra half hour to spare, it’s worth listening as Davis makes the connections between the violence in Gaza and the struggle for racial justice.

Topics: Culture

Jon Stewart Outlines the Trouble With Talking About Gaza in the U.S. Play

Jon Stewart Outlines the Trouble With Talking About Gaza in the U.S.

by Jamilah King on July 22 2014, 9:56AM

It’s still tough to report on the subject if you seem even remotely sympathetic to Palestinian lives

Topics: Culture

Here's a Teenage Kanye West Rapping at Historic L.A. Record Store Play

Here’s a Teenage Kanye West Rapping at Historic L.A. Record Store

by Jamilah King on July 18 2014, 12:43PM

Here’s a flashback video of Kanye West freestyling at Fat Beats in Los Angeles back in 1996.

Topics: Culture

Video: Bruce Lee Meets the Guy Who Got a Groupon for Karate Class Play

Video: Bruce Lee Meets the Guy Who Got a Groupon for Karate Class

by Jamilah King on July 17 2014, 10:20AM

Check out this hilarious short in which comedian Ian Edwards asks some of the hard questions about Fists of Fury and Enter the Dragon.

Topics: Culture

New Video Series Honors Today's 'Queer Black Visionaries' Play

New Video Series Honors Today’s ‘Queer Black Visionaries’

by Jamilah King on July 16 2014, 11:15AM

And you can help keep it going.

Topics: Culture

Los Rakas Pays Tribute to Families Torn Apart by Deportation Play

Los Rakas Pays Tribute to Families Torn Apart by Deportation

by Jamilah King on July 15 2014, 10:27AM

The video is the second part of a cinematic series that focuses on the push-and-pull factors of immigration.

Topics: Culture

Are Black Men Really 'Bigger?' Play

Are Black Men Really ‘Bigger?’

by Jamilah King on July 15 2014, 10:00AM

The team behind “Dear White People” is back with another PSA.

Topics: Culture

Inside the Immigration 'Icebox' Play

Inside the Immigration ‘Icebox’

by Aura Bogado on July 11 2014, 7:00AM

An unaccompanied child migrant from Honduras speaks out about ‘freezing’ in a holding cell.

Topics: Child Migrants, Immigration

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