When we talk about advances in civil and gay rights, we often talk in terms of famous firsts: […]

“[T]he idea that movies and stars inspire people from the world’s pockets of desperate poverty to undertake treacherous […]

The 1965 World Series would prove groundbreaking. It marked the first time that two professional baseball teams from […]

Nearly one year ago last may, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. battled 12 rounds in what was […]

When I heard that Paul Thomas Anderson would be translating a Thomas Pynchon novel for the the screen, […]

LeDaya Epps grew up in foster care until adolescence. When she finished high school, bouncing from job to […]

“The man with the hoe is gone. Six hundred thousand of him left the fields of America last […]

Kendrick Lamar’s Grammy performance of “The Blacker the Berry” and “Alright”, with its #BlackLivesMatter theme and political overtones, struck […]