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‘A Raisin in the Sun’ Still a Heartbreaking Classic [REVIEW]

by Miles Marshall Lewis

What is it about A Raisin in the Sun that causes tears every time? (Never bawling, funereal tears, but a lump-in-the-throat… Read More

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Prince Signs New Deal, Will Release New Music

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Prince signs new deal with Warner Bros., will release new music.  Get your anniversary thinkpieces ready because… Read More

Raekwon Bows Out of Wu-Tang Reunion

Raekwon Bows Out of Wu-Tang Reunion

by Cecily Michelle

Raekwon Criticizes RZA, Claims He's "On Strike" from the Wu RZA’s supposedly rusty… Read More

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Joe Morton on His Favorite Scandal Monologue

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Scandal actors, including Joe Morton (Rowan Pope), discuss their favorite monologues from the show.  Joe Morton… Read More

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Michael B. Jordan to Star in Men Who Kill

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Michael B. Jordan's meteoric rise continues.  Fox has closed a deal for Men Who Kill, a pitch… Read More

Prince Ain’t the Only Minneapolis Sound<br />

Prince Ain’t the Only Minneapolis Sound

by Michael A. Gonzales

When it comes to the Minneapolis sound, most folks might believe the entire history begins and ends with the musical genius known… Read More

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‘Vanishing Pearls’ Tackles the BP Oil Spill

by Wyatt Closs

The next time you crack open an oyster, you might want to think about the Black folks in Pointe à la Hache, Louisiana. As… Read More

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Soul-pop artist Robin Barnes sings wonderful acoustic R&B that will renew your chilly spring mood. This self-described “Songbird… Read More

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NY Festival Celebrates 90 Years of James Baldwin

by Kristin Braswell

“Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.”… Read More


Rihanna Voices Animated Film, ‘Home’

Rihanna was rumored to be weighing her next Hollywood move, and now we know: the Bajan beauty will provide the voice for a DreamWorks… Read More

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