Arts & Culture
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.
by Jasmine Johnson on July 24 2012, 9:13AM
One of the nation’s most well-known black bookstores is closing its doors. But it’s also trying to write a story that features more than the usual Amazon-killed-us narrative.
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by Jorge Rivas on July 20 2012, 11:34AM
We posted the “Countdown” video created by a young Beyoncé fan on Wednesday and it’s been shared over 2,000 times on our site alone. So here’s an update: Queen Bey herself has seen the video and declared it brilliant. “I…
by Jorge Rivas on July 19 2012, 2:00PM
Jeremy Lin has signed a three-year $25.1 million offer sheet with the Houston Rockets, becoming the’s highest paid Asian American in NBA history.
by Jorge Rivas on July 19 2012, 1:09PM
“Modern Family” actress Sofia Vergara is the highest-earning woman in U.S. television, taking in $19 million for the past 12 months on a list released by Forbes.com on Wednesday.
by Jorge Rivas on July 18 2012, 11:19AM
And it’s perfect!
by Jorge Rivas on July 16 2012, 2:34PM
Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler have left their judging gigs on “American Idol” and now the Queen of Soul says she wants to reign in.
by Jarvis DeBerry on July 16 2012, 10:00AM
In the eyes of this New Orleanian, the film helps illustrate one of America’s greatest crimes: the systematic separation of black folks from their land.
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by Jorge Rivas on July 13 2012, 5:08PM
The “Help Separated Families Act of 2012” intends to keep children of detained or deported parents united with their families.
by Jorge Rivas on July 13 2012, 3:59PM
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