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M.I.A. Says She's Being Bullied By the NFL in its $16 Million Suit

M.I.A. Says She’s Being Bullied By the NFL in its $16 Million Suit

by Jamilah King on March 18 2014, 10:46AM

The singer made her case in arbitration papers filed last week.

Topics: Culture

3 Forgotten Economies of This Year's Super Bowl

3 Forgotten Economies of This Year’s Super Bowl

by Jamilah King on January 31 2014, 10:00AM

Here’s a look at a few groups of workers whose livelihoods depend on the success of America’s biggest game.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Economy

Richard Sherman's Blackness Will Take Center Stage at This Year's Super Bowl

Richard Sherman’s Blackness Will Take Center Stage at This Year’s Super Bowl

by Jamilah King on January 21 2014, 9:49AM

Sherman is now the hottest name in sports, and all the attention has very little to do with how he performed on the field.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

The New and Improved 'God Made a Farmer' Ads

The New and Improved ‘God Made a Farmer’ Ads

by Jorge Rivas on February 6 2013, 3:32PM

“We saw Dodge’s ‘God Made A Farmer’ ad and we thought it didn’t reflect the whole picture. So we gave it a bit of a fix,” reads the description for the video uploaded to the Brave New Foundation’s YouTube channel. The video…

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Super Bowl Champ Brendon Ayanbadejo Talks LGBT Equality With Don Lemon

Super Bowl Champ Brendon Ayanbadejo Talks LGBT Equality With Don Lemon

by Jorge Rivas on February 5 2013, 3:28PM

Ayanbadejo also said he identified as a man with “beautiful almond coconut” skin.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

Latino Farmers Breaking Barriers in Midwest

Latino Farmers Breaking Barriers in Midwest

by Jorge Rivas on February 5 2013, 1:22PM

PRI’s “The World” reporter Anna Boiko-Weyrauch reports on a new U.S. government project is supporting immigrant farmers.

Topics: Economy, /NOW

'Heckuva' Job Brownie' Mocks Super Bowl Blackout

‘Heckuva’ Job Brownie’ Mocks Super Bowl Blackout

by Jorge Rivas on February 4 2013, 5:12PM

Racial undertones, anyone?

Topics: /NOW, Politics

But What About Beyoncé's Band?

But What About Beyoncé’s Band?

by Jorge Rivas on February 4 2013, 1:17PM

Meet some of the band members that make up Beyonce’s band “The Sugars Mamas.”

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Here's What the Super Bowl Farmer Ad Left Out

Here’s What the Super Bowl Farmer Ad Left Out

by Jorge Rivas on February 4 2013, 11:16AM

There is growing ethnic and racial diversity among farm operators nationwide, and the percentage of women operators is up.

Topics: Economy, /NOW

Flash Mob Brings Us Closer to Cancer Free

Flash Mob Brings Us Closer to Cancer Free

by Jorge Rivas on February 1 2013, 2:12PM

Let’s hope that one you’ll be watching the Super Bowl and come across a commercial like this one.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Win, Fail or Racist? 5 Super Bowl Commercials For You to Chime in On

Win, Fail or Racist? 5 Super Bowl Commercials For You to Chime in On

by Jorge Rivas on January 31 2013, 10:41AM

Take a look at the commercials and tell us if you think they’re a win, a big fail or racist.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

5 Ways Our Changing Culture Will Show Up at the Super Bowl

5 Ways Our Changing Culture Will Show Up at the Super Bowl

by Jamilah King on January 31 2013, 9:00AM

This ain’t your grandfather’s big game.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Watch Jamaicans React To Volkswagen's Super Bowl Ad [Video]

Watch Jamaicans React To Volkswagen’s Super Bowl Ad [Video]

by Jorge Rivas on January 31 2013, 8:54AM

The Jamaica Gleaner went out and asked the Caribbean island’s citizens how they felt about the ad and found some didn’t agree with the minister of tourism.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Victor Cruz's Touchdown Salsa Dances May Have Been a Coach's Idea

Victor Cruz’s Touchdown Salsa Dances May Have Been a Coach’s Idea

by Jorge Rivas on February 6 2012, 2:32PM

As natural as Victor Cruz seems dancing Salsa on the field it may all have started out as a coach’s idea.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Victor Cruz, NFL's New Great Latino Hope, Sports Sombrero at Media Day [Photo]

Victor Cruz, NFL’s New Great Latino Hope, Sports Sombrero at Media Day [Photo]

by Jorge Rivas on February 3 2012, 4:59PM

New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz wore a sombrero during Media Day ahead of Super Bowl XLVI.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Why Black Union Workers Matter In This Year's Super Bowl Showdown

Why Black Union Workers Matter In This Year’s Super Bowl Showdown

by Jamilah King on February 2 2012, 9:51AM

Indiana’s unionized workers have found an unexpectedly loud ally in the NFL’s players association.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Economy

Groupon Pulls Tibet Super Bowl Ad

Groupon Pulls Tibet Super Bowl Ad

by Jorge Rivas on February 11 2011, 1:03PM

The company says it will opt of an ad that’s less controversial.

Topics: Media

Pepsi and Groupon Not Among Most Memorable Super Bowl Ads

Pepsi and Groupon Not Among Most Memorable Super Bowl Ads

by Jorge Rivas on February 10 2011, 11:37AM

Turns out all you really needed was a pug.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Hines Ward Loves His Korean Birthplace, In All Its Colors

Hines Ward Loves His Korean Birthplace, In All Its Colors

by Jamilah King on February 4 2011, 6:30PM

Pittsburgh’s star receiver pushes discussions of race across borders.

Topics: Celebrate Love

What Super Bowl XLIV Says About Race

by Jamilah King on February 5 2010, 10:00AM

I have a confession to make: I’m not a big Colts fan. In fact, I’m a pretty big hater. And I can’t stand Peyton Manning. But when it comes to this year’s Super Bowl, I’m excited for all the wrong…

Topics: Sports

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