Fresh off the major success of her film Selma, which followed the heroes of the Civil Rights Movement, director Ava DuVernay is reportedly being eyed by Marvel to help tell the story of its first iconic Black super hero. 468 more words
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Once, I accidentally read this lady’s blog post and felt the need to wash my hands afterward. ( I am no friend of hers.) And the Right is acting like its tribal self over this incident. 1,028 more words
Jean-Luc Godard punched the producer in the face and then stormed out of the theater.
(Before you read/skim more: I have a lot of thoughts about Godard and the film One Plus One, and I apologize that this post is so scattered. 776 more words
Actress and LGBT advocate Laverne Cox has made quite an impression on her “Orange Is The New Black” co-stars.
Taryn Manning, aka Pennsatucky, stopped by “The HuffPost Show” on Friday and said that Cox’s wise words about gay and trans issues have helped many of show’s actors and actresses understand the nuances of the LGBT community. 15 more words
Big respect to Stuart Cosgrove on the publication of this 610 page tome. Detroit67: The Year That Changed Soul is clearly a labour of love and with urban strife in the US escalating daily this book is an essential read. 154 more words