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A Note About Chris Brown, Rape Culture and Our Ethics

A Note About Chris Brown, Rape Culture and Our Ethics

by Akiba Solomon on October 8 2013, 10:32AM

Chris Brown recently told the Guardian that he ‘lost his virginity’ at age eight. What actually happened was a rape—a fact that deserves more than a passing mention.

Topics: Gender

Chris Brown Says He Lost His Virginity at Eight Years Old

Chris Brown Says He Lost His Virginity at Eight Years Old

by Jamilah King on October 7 2013, 10:34AM

“It’s different in the country,” Brown told The Guardian.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Two Things You Should Know About Chris Brown's 'Fine China' Music Video

Two Things You Should Know About Chris Brown’s ‘Fine China’ Music Video

by Jorge Rivas on April 2 2013, 2:18PM

Chris Brown released his latest video on Monday for his song “Fine China,” off his upcoming album “X.”

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

L.A. DA: Chris Brown Likely Faked His Community Service Hours

L.A. DA: Chris Brown Likely Faked His Community Service Hours

by Jorge Rivas on February 5 2013, 2:17PM

Los Angeles County Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey says Chris Brown has given no “credible, competent or verifiable” evidence that he has completed any of his court-ordered community labor LA Times reports: > Prosecutors noted “significant discrepancies” and are asking that…

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

White Students in Blackface Reenact Chris Brown-Rihanna Fight

White Students in Blackface Reenact Chris Brown-Rihanna Fight

by Jorge Rivas on October 16 2012, 11:25AM

Last Friday, three white high schools students in Waverly, New York attended a pep-rally in black face and re-enacted a “scene” from the 2009 incident in which performer Chris Brown allegedly beat his then-girlfriend Rihanna.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Tired of Chris Brown? There's an App For That

Tired of Chris Brown? There’s an App For That

by Jorge Rivas on September 19 2012, 12:38PM

There’s a Chrome extension to “scrub” Chris Brown from the internet. Permanently.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Chris Brown Reps Say New Tattoo is Mexican ‘Dia De Los Muertos’ Sugar Skull, Not Rihanna

by Jorge Rivas on September 12 2012, 10:40AM

Brown’s representatives have denied allegations that his new neck tattoo of a woman’s face with strange markings on it was an homage to his ex-girlfriend Rihanna.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Rihanna on Working With Chris Brown: 'It's Music and It's Innocent'

Rihanna on Working With Chris Brown: ‘It’s Music and It’s Innocent’

by Jorge Rivas on March 15 2012, 1:51PM

Rihanna was a guest on Ryan Seacrest’s radio show Thursday morning and said she decided to work with Chris Brown again because he’s the “hottest R&B artist out right now.”

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Who's Responsible When Media Shows Black Men Perpetuating Misogyny? [Reader Forum]

Who’s Responsible When Media Shows Black Men Perpetuating Misogyny? [Reader Forum]

by Channing Kennedy on February 27 2012, 9:05AM

Colorlines.com readers weigh in on Too $hort, Chris Brown, and the society in which their careers exist.

Topics: Chris Brown

Chris Brown's First Line in New Rihanna Song: 'Been a Long Time, I've Been Missing Your Body' Infographic

Chris Brown’s First Line in New Rihanna Song: ‘Been a Long Time, I’ve Been Missing Your Body’

by Jorge Rivas on February 22 2012, 12:05PM

Perhaps it’s time Rihanna visit her 2009 interview with Diane Sawyer.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Chris Brown, /NOW

Why the 'He Can Beat Me' Tweets About Chris Brown Aren't Funny Infographic

Why the ‘He Can Beat Me’ Tweets About Chris Brown Aren’t Funny

by Hatty Lee on February 17 2012, 9:00AM

Every year, almost 1.5 million high school students experience dating abuse, and it takes on many different forms

Topics: Chris Brown, Health

Chris Brown Fans Tweet 'He Can Beat Me' During Grammys

Chris Brown Fans Tweet ‘He Can Beat Me’ During Grammys

by Jorge Rivas on February 13 2012, 11:28AM

Chris Brown fans say they want to get beat by him on Twitter and show the sad reality of the cycle of violence.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Chris Brown Performing at Grammys on Third Anniversary of Fight with Rihanna

by Jorge Rivas on February 8 2012, 2:39PM

Brown’s high profile arrest for assaulting then-girlfriend Rihanna happened early in the morning that he was slated to perform at the Grammys in 2009.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Chris Brown Wins Five BET Awards

Chris Brown Wins Five BET Awards

by Jorge Rivas on June 27 2011, 2:00PM

The singer thanks his fans in the latest chapter of his comeback kid narrative. But has he gotten the help he needs?

Topics: Arts & Culture

How Do We Support Men With Violent Histories? [Reader Forum]

How Do We Support Men With Violent Histories? [Reader Forum]

by Channing Kennedy on March 27 2011, 1:09PM

Chris Brown’s temper has struck again. Colorlines.com asks you: How do we support men with violent histories who aren’t getting help?

Topics: Gender & Sexuality

Jay Smooth Takes Chris Brown to School With a History Lesson

Jay Smooth Takes Chris Brown to School With a History Lesson

by Jorge Rivas on March 25 2011, 11:44AM

Quit crying, Chris. You’ve got it pretty easy.

Topics: Media, Video

Chris Brown Apologizes for GMA Outburst, But Still Plays Defense

Chris Brown Apologizes for GMA Outburst, But Still Plays Defense

by Jorge Rivas on March 24 2011, 12:50PM

Chris Brown apologizes, sort of, for “letting off some steam” after Good Morning America.

Topics: Media

Chris Brown Needs More Therapy and Less F.A.M.E.

Chris Brown Needs More Therapy and Less F.A.M.E.

by Akiba Solomon on March 23 2011, 12:05PM

The singing and dancing machine uses art to escape the domestic violence he’s seen and committed. That’s just not enough.

Topics: Gender, Chris Brown

Why Discussing Black Male Feminism is Necessary

Why Discussing Black Male Feminism is Necessary

by Thoai Lu on March 23 2011, 10:11AM

Two important essays by black men on their path toward feminism give pause to the Web.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality

Report: Chris Brown Breaks ABC Studio Windows After Rihanna Questions

Report: Chris Brown Breaks ABC Studio Windows After Rihanna Questions

by Jorge Rivas on March 22 2011, 4:04PM

He says he’s never been better, but his actions speak louder to his young fans than his words.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, Media

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