Chance the Rapper announced today that he plans to donate $1 million to Chicago public schools. This comes after failed meeting with Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner about school funding last Friday.
"Independent film has the ability to tell stories in a unique way, which is to say isn't always about the bottom dollar." David Harewood ('Free In Deed') sits down with The Hollywood Reporter to discuss the creative freedom and unique opportunities that independent films offer creators as opposed to big studio films at the 2017 [...]
The use of wood sticks still has its place in the daily life of Senegalese. Some find it more effective than toothbrushes and toothpastes. CGTN's Thuli Tshabalala tells us more Courtesy of CGTN Africa.
Like any good pair of twins, Run the Jewels have a freaky sort of unspoken fraternity. When El-P and Killer Mike strode in with their usual uniforms — Mike in a gold chain as thick as a garter snake, El in a fitted Yankees cap and pair of blue-mirrored sunglasses — the two didn't have [...]
Atlantic writer Ta-Nehisi Coates has always been curious. “When I was a kid, I pretty much was interested in the same things I'm interested in now: Why does the world look like the world looks?” he explains in this short animation. Coates describes struggling in school and being terrified of journalism at the start of [...]
This is a clear moment of crisis for Americans, says Atlantic senior editor David Frum. “We are living through the most dangerous challenge to the free government of the United States in decades,” he explains in this video. What can people do when Congress refuses to check the president, civil unrest fuels his agenda, and [...]
Need that classic 'Key & Peele' Obama impression to return, only drunker and madder? Jordan Peele's got you. Courtesy of Complex News.
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Here, Michael K. Williams, of The Wire and The Night Of, wrestles with one of his own: Is he being typecast? Courtesy of The Atlantic.