Method Man Gives Us Some Brilliant Work Advice
A 'rapper' move cost him a job on an HBO series, and Cliff 'Method Man' Smith says he learned a tough lesson about how to be a pro.
Photos of an Illegal Mental Health Awareness March in Moscow
Campaigners of PsychoActive risked arrest to demonstrate against the lack of mental health support in Russia.
This Is What Discrimination in Hollywood Writers Rooms Actually Looks Like
A new report, with an open letter signed by Lena Waithe and others, paints a brutal picture of Hollywood's writers rooms.
'Green Book' Winning Proves the Oscars Are Still Really, Really White
The Academy has made an honest effort to get more diverse, but transformative change is still a ways off.
Why It's Important for Diverse, Emerging Artists to Win Awards
Representation matters more than you think.
Views My Own
Why I Want to Stop Using Words Like ‘Woke’ and ‘Problematic’ in 2019
The issues we value should be disconnected from cheap terminology.
Stop Telling Black Writers to Stop Writing About Race
A recent series of comments forced me to confront the issues of writing like everyone else as an other.
New Study Shows How Badly Girls Are Starved for Superheroes
Yes, representation matters. A lot.
To Hell And Back
We Should Be Hopeful About Metal's Future
How two young Japanese girls convinced me that metal is changing for the better (plus new tunes from Carpe Noctem, Minority Threat, Domkraft, To End It All, and more).
What It's Like to Be an Asian Adoptee in a White Family and Town
In her new memoir, Nicole Chung discusses representation and her search for her birth family.
We Broke Down FOMO Festival's 2019 Lineup Diversity
By the numbers, here's how many men, women, non-binary people and people of colour are playing FOMO 2019.
The Emmys Are Practically Asking for a 'La La Land' / 'Moonlight' Fiasco
The race between 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' and 'Insecure' has the same racial tension of Oscars 2017.