Arts & Culture
by Channing Kennedy on January 17 2012, 9:37AM
Colorlines.com readers talk football, “family values,” and race.
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by Channing Kennedy on January 17 2012, 9:36AM
The joke-rap critical darling has never shied away from race and politics. Now he’s heading home, to help SEVA NY fight for fair representation for Queens’ newest immigrant communities.
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by Jorge Rivas on January 15 2012, 10:41PM
“Modern Family” won the Golden Globe prize for best TV comedy on Sunday but the acceptance speech got a little weird when the show’s co-creator and executive producer Steven Levitan joked around by saying Sofia Vergara said studio executives made great lovers.
by Jorge Rivas on January 15 2012, 9:53PM
Spencer thanked the Hollywood Foreign press for recognizing “domestics in this country, now and then” during her acceptance speech.
by Jorge Rivas on January 13 2012, 3:56PM
Erykah Bady explores the underground music generated by the late 60s Black Power movement.
by Jorge Rivas on January 13 2012, 12:36PM
On Wednesday, Korean-American comedian Margaret Cho went to her blog to explain why she “blew a fucking gasket” on Twitter.
by Jorge Rivas on January 13 2012, 11:29AM
J has to choose between Fred of white Jay.
by Jorge Rivas on January 13 2012, 10:53AM
The long awaited 30-minute season finale episode of ‘Awkward Black Girl’ was suppose to premiere last night but it’s had some setbacks. It’s been promised a few times in the past 12-hours but this time director Issa Rae says it’s for real.
by Jorge Rivas on January 13 2012, 10:52AM
The critically acclaimed and award-winning film ‘Pariah,’ that we’ve written about several times here at Colorlines.com, opens in 10 new cities today.
by Jorge Rivas on January 13 2012, 9:59AM
There’s a sequel to the wildly popular ”Shit white girls say…to black girls’ video.
by Akiba Solomon on January 13 2012, 9:58AM
Of all the madness surrounding Beyonce and Jay Z’s newborn, the self-hating attacks on black beauty were the most disturbing. But even in a time when calling babies ugly in print is OK, we can still find solace. In good books.
by Jorge Rivas on January 12 2012, 6:24PM
“@MexicanMitt” Twitter account mocks Romney’s courtship of Latino voters.
by Jorge Rivas on January 12 2012, 6:05PM
Baratunde Thurston, director of Digital at The Onion, gives the rest of us some advice on to be viral on the internet.
by Jorge Rivas on January 12 2012, 10:21AM
On Tuesday, Touré called Jay-Z’s song about his new daughter the greatest love song in hip-hop history. Now, objectively and subjectively it’s actually part music charts history.
by Jorge Rivas on January 12 2012, 9:02AM
The woman behind “Shit White Girls Say…to Black Girls” talks race and stereotypes with Anderson Cooper.
by Jamilah King on January 12 2012, 9:00AM
The wildly popular Denver quarterback proudly touts his evangelical Christian political principles. But athletes who take up progressive causes risk widespread criticism—and often their livelihoods.
by Jorge Rivas on January 11 2012, 6:13PM
Because some of the most racist stories are available at your local grocery check stand.
by Jorge Rivas on January 11 2012, 1:39PM
Tina Fey says she never saw the fancy suites Blue Ivy Carter hung out in.