Arts & Culture
by Jamilah King on July 5 2013, 11:48AM
Here’s the video for her latest single, “Dance Apocalyptic.” Notice that Monáe is going without her signature pompadour and bowtie. Still cute. The album hits stores on September 10, 2013….
by Jamilah King on July 5 2013, 11:21AM
by Aura Bogado on July 3 2013, 8:45AM
The Disney blockbuster provides an opportunity for appropriation—and conversation.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Jamilah King on June 27 2013, 10:00AM
Get ready for the Wu-Tang comeback album.
by Jamilah King on June 21 2013, 4:20PM
Paula Deen has apologized for the racist comments she made that came to light earlier this week….
by Jamilah King on June 20 2013, 7:49AM
Because racism is as American as Paula Deen’s Apple Pie.
by Aura Bogado on June 19 2013, 3:39PM
Bronx subway rider wears racist baseball cap. Oglala Lakota journalist spots him. Read what happens next.
by Jamilah King on June 19 2013, 9:40AM
Has she officially lost her mind? Nope. She’s just being honest.
by Julianne Hing on June 13 2013, 4:44PM
The series of customizable e-cards is a project from Strong Families, a reproductive justice organization.
by Jorge Rivas on June 13 2013, 8:07AM
In the age of immigration reform and Deferred Action are portrayals of undocumented immigrants who have committed crimes a good thing?
by Jamilah King on June 12 2013, 2:15PM
And don’t you dare tell him that he doesn’t belong.
by Jorge Rivas on June 12 2013, 10:40AM
Yasiel Puig did it all during his first week in the big leagues, hitting homers and making jaw-dropping defensive plays on a daily basis.
by Jamilah King on June 10 2013, 1:08PM
Marcus Books is facing eviction. You can help save it. Here’s how.
by Jorge Rivas on June 7 2013, 8:08AM
Three black women with three different hair types are standing in Union Square this weekend holding signs that read “You can touch my hair.”