Why Does Will Smith Keep Making Sad Movies?
Collateral Beauty is the latest in a string of depressing films starring the Hollywood megastar.
America Is Not Prepared for President @RealDonaldTrump
Donald Trump's Twitter account has an enormous amount of power, and an unlimited capacity to troll the country.
How 2016 Became the Year Politicians Forgot How Politics Work
The world's scheming geniuses have spent 2016 completely screwing everything up.
What Standing Rock and 'Moana' Have in Common
While Moana shows the sacrifice of one leader, Standing Rock reminds us of the power of collective organizing.
Finding Comfort in the Dystopia of 'East of West'
Jonathan Hickman's brilliantly dark comic series provides eerie parallels to our own current reality.
A Racist White House Doesn't Surprise Black People
A white guy endorsed by KKK affiliates becoming president is scary, but not unprecedented in American history.
Explaining Trump to My Teen Son Was More Painful Than I Imagined
I wanted to cry, but I kept driving my son to practice.
The Story of Donald Trump
There are a lot of ways you can explain how Donald Trump won the White House. The first one is about white people.
Would Cops Treat Pipeline Protesters Differently if More Were White?
Some people of color see a familiar double standard at work in North Dakota.
Halloween Is Fine
Like most reasonable people, I do not love Halloween, but I'm not such a spoilsport as to hate it, either.
What Working on a Magazine Sold by the Homeless Taught Me About Journalism
In its heyday, on a tiny budget, the 'Big Issue' became an eye into Britain's soul.
Why I Hate Hispanic Heritage Month
Instead of creating any real change, it's largely become an opportunity for advertisers to pander to Latinos in the United States.