Arts & Culture
by Jamilah King on August 19 2013, 4:26PM
This video is reportedly West’s first “DONDA” project. It was released in 2012.
by Jamilah King on August 19 2013, 1:31PM
With the skyrocketing cost of tuition, it’s no wonder that students are doing everything they can to catch a break.
by Jamilah King on August 19 2013, 1:26PM
Only one mostly black audience in Silver Spring, Maryland reported watching Lee Daniels The Butler under the intimidating gaze of heavily armed police officers.
by Jamilah King on August 16 2013, 11:06AM
They’re trying to protect their summer hit.
by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 2:18PM
And so far, he’s liking the new gig.
by Akiba Solomon on August 14 2013, 1:09PM
Jackson, Miss., native Kiese Laymon is the first-time author of not one but two books: “How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America,” an essay collection released this week, and a satirical time-travel novel, “Long Division,” which came out…
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by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 9:59AM
And she explains why you shouldn’t, either.
by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 9:49AM
The writer opened up about her success with “Orange is the New Black” on NPR.
by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 9:19AM
Will you be watching?
by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 9:12AM
Coach knows a thing or two about working with stars at the top of their game.
by Jamilah King on August 13 2013, 7:00AM
Four artists of color featured at Washington, D.C.’s Smithsonian share their work—and their vision of what it means to be American.
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by Jamilah King on August 12 2013, 11:51AM
Take a look at the new 2-disc album, which is due out on September 10.
by Jamilah King on August 12 2013, 10:50AM
M.I.A. tweeted a teaser video for the track “Come With Me” over a year ago.
by Jamilah King on August 9 2013, 1:08PM
The rapper recently caught wind of his story and helped raise more than $30,000 for Young and his family through Crowdtilt.
by Julianne Hing on August 9 2013, 9:00AM
The third in our series of must-read recommendations from independent booksellers. This week: Imix Bookstore in Los Angeles
by Jamilah King on August 8 2013, 10:44AM
The publication isn’t waiting around for Washington, DC’s NFL franchise to get its act together and change its racist name.
by Jamilah King on August 7 2013, 4:35PM
“I’m an Oakland school kid” wants to get the message out that class can be fun.