Arts & Culture
by Jorge Rivas on February 1 2013, 11:02AM
His review touches on race, sex, name drops “My So Called Life” and says directors and artist Miranda July may be a more accurate “voice of a generation adrift.”
by Jorge Rivas on January 31 2013, 4:06PM
Coca-Cola kept their products away from African-Americans for years. While Pepsi deliberately marketed to black customers.
by Jorge Rivas on January 31 2013, 10:41AM
Take a look at the commercials and tell us if you think they’re a win, a big fail or racist.
by Jamilah King on January 31 2013, 9:00AM
This ain’t your grandfather’s big game.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Jorge Rivas on January 31 2013, 8:54AM
The Jamaica Gleaner went out and asked the Caribbean island’s citizens how they felt about the ad and found some didn’t agree with the minister of tourism.
by Jorge Rivas on January 30 2013, 10:10AM
Phillip Walker Sailors, 69, has been charged with malice murder in the killing of Rodrigo Abad Diaz, a 22-year-old Cuban immigrant who mistakenly pulled into his driveway due to faulty GPS directions.
by Jorge Rivas on January 29 2013, 1:56PM
Here’s a look at what sets director Ryan Coogler apart from other filmmakers working in hollywood.
by Jorge Rivas on January 29 2013, 11:34AM
“I remember stumbling upon him at a time when I was sort of grappling with who was right—Malcom or Martin?, Washington says in the film.
by Nia King on January 29 2013, 9:41AM
A new project is working to make sure that zines by people of color are easy to find and share.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Jorge Rivas on January 28 2013, 4:22PM
LeBron James presented Obama with an autographed basketball and had a special message for his ‘mama.’
by Jorge Rivas on January 28 2013, 2:58PM
67 percent of NFL players in the 2011 season were black.
by Jorge Rivas on January 28 2013, 11:20AM
Oscar Grant was murdered by a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) police officer on new year’s day four years ago. His story is once again making international headlines thanks to a young director’s film that recounts Grant’s last 24-hours.
by Jorge Rivas on January 24 2013, 12:54PM
Meet Michael Garcia, a waiter at Laurenzo’s Restaurant in Houston, Texas.
by Jorge Rivas on January 23 2013, 11:53AM
“Inside Edition” sent out their detectives to do some investigating.
by Jorge Rivas on January 22 2013, 3:40PM
“I love Michelle Obama,” the president said at the start of brief remarks at a candlelight reception at the National Building Museum on Sunday. “And to address the most significant event of this weekend: I love her bangs.”…
by Jorge Rivas on January 18 2013, 1:17PM
Writer and director Kyle Patrick Alvarez will premiere his second feature film at the Sundance Film Festival this coming Saturday.