Arts & Culture
by Julianne Hing on December 19 2012, 9:10AM
Baltimore-based graphic designer and artist Andrea Pippins talks to Colorlines about her new four-art poster series.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Jorge Rivas on December 18 2012, 11:47AM
For the first time in its 61-year history, JET magazine has featured a male LGBT couple in its popular wedding announcements section.
by Jorge Rivas on December 17 2012, 11:51AM
Fans watching the San Francisco 49ers vs. New England Patriots game at home were upset the game was interrupted to show Obama speaking at a Sandy Hook memorial.
by Jorge Rivas on December 14 2012, 3:05PM
On Thursday sports commentator Rob Parker went on ESPN to ask if Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III was “brother, or is he a cornball brother?”
by Jorge Rivas on December 14 2012, 2:33PM
Women of color deconstruct the radio hit “Birthday Song” by 2 Chainz and Kanye West. And they’re doing something about it.
by Jorge Rivas on December 14 2012, 11:27AM
The Associated Press is reporting the man widely believed to be behind the aviation company that owned the plane carrying Jenni Rivera was traveling in is an “ex-convict.”
by Jamilah King on December 14 2012, 9:31AM
From Afrika Bambaataa to 9th Wonder, some of hip-hop’s biggest names are taking their art into the classroom.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Jorge Rivas on December 13 2012, 11:00AM
“The Last Fall” is a coming of age sports drama that illustrates the difficulties many young NFL players face when their professional football careers are over at 25.
by Jorge Rivas on December 13 2012, 10:40AM
42% of video game players are female but the gaming world is still terribly sexist.
by Jorge Rivas on December 12 2012, 12:18PM
Ravi Shankar, the singular greatest cultural ambassador, composer, and innovator of Indian music of our times, passed away Tuesday.
by Jorge Rivas on December 12 2012, 11:10AM
Google has released the new Zeitgeist, its annual list of most popular searches and search trends throughout the year.
by Jorge Rivas on December 11 2012, 5:36PM
But the biggest media failures in the Jenni Rivera coverage were stories that led with comparisons between Rivera’s death and the murder of Mexican-American singer Selena Quintanilla.
by Jorge Rivas on December 11 2012, 12:42PM
The remains of singer Jenni Rivera and six others were recovered in Northern Mexico overnight and taken to a Mexican forensics facility, authorities said Tuesday.
by Jorge Rivas on December 11 2012, 11:17AM
Penn State officials chose not to pursue any disciplinary actions but the student body is planning it’s own action later this week.
by Jorge Rivas on December 11 2012, 11:05AM
Jenni Rivera’s immediate family has taken to social media to release statements saying they’re still holding on to hope.
by Jorge Rivas on December 10 2012, 3:15PM
The largest ethnic Korean population in the U.S. is in Southern California.
by Jorge Rivas on December 10 2012, 2:33PM
Watch Melissa Harris Perry’s daughter Parker, 10, interview the first African-American woman to ever win a gold medal in the Olympics all-around gymnastics competition.
by Jorge Rivas on December 10 2012, 2:12PM
The Danish tennis player stuffed her front and behind using towels.
by Jorge Rivas on December 10 2012, 2:11PM
But there’s a lot more to the story.