Arts & Culture
by Channing Kennedy on August 9 2012, 9:56AM
Colorlines.com visits the star and staff of the only late-night show hosted by a black person, premiering tonight on FX.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Jorge Rivas on August 8 2012, 9:41AM
Mexican-born, American runner Leo Manzano is the first American to medal in the 1,500-meter final since Jim Ryun won silver in 1968.
by Julianne Hing on August 6 2012, 5:31PM
“You might as well stop talking about it,” the Olympic champion said.
by Julianne Hing on August 6 2012, 1:32PM
The NBA still seems not to know what to do with the Asian American star, and Lin doesn’t seem to mind.
by Hatty Lee on August 6 2012, 9:47AM
“If ICE is going to be rounding up people and labeling them ‘illegal’, that has to be applied to these pop culture gods and goddesses,” says Neil Rivas.
by Julianne Hing on August 3 2012, 12:50PM
Dawes was the only African-American gold medalist in gymnastics. No longer.
by Julianne Hing on August 3 2012, 11:26AM
The powerhouse gymnast is the first black female to win an all-around gold after her stellar turn Thursday.
by Julianne Hing on August 2 2012, 2:11PM
The road to the Olympian’s gold medal wins this week was not an easy one for Douglas’ family.
by Akiba Solomon on August 2 2012, 10:06AM
Halle Berry’s ex husband has figured out a novel way to sell his new album: Exploit divisions between dark and light skinned women. For $19.95, you too can buy some white supremacy.
by Jamilah King on August 1 2012, 9:15AM
Who were those “independent” Olympic athletes at the opening ceremonies? They’re stateless, and they reveal just how capricious borders can be.
by Jorge Rivas on August 1 2012, 9:09AM
Taking a cue from velodrome Olympians and city bike messengers, Latino teens are tricking on bikes without gears.
by Julianne Hing on July 31 2012, 3:45PM
And both BART and Grant’s family have given their okays for the film.
by Jorge Rivas on July 27 2012, 1:49PM
Critics say the show was myopic, unaware, ignorant and gauche.
by Jorge Rivas on July 27 2012, 10:17AM
Mexican-American actress Lupe Ontiveros passed away early Friday morning. She was 69.
by Jorge Rivas on July 26 2012, 12:45PM
Caster Semenya will carry South Africa’s flag at the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics.
by Jorge Rivas on July 25 2012, 4:47PM
The film chronicles a woman’s struggle to adapt to life after her husband’s incarceration.
by Jorge Rivas on July 24 2012, 12:10PM
Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait has called on state and federal agencies to assist the city with the review of two officer-involved shootings that left two Latino men dead and the incidents that transpired after where officers openly fired rubber bullets in to a crowd that included children.