post-opinion

Film

Why Does Will Smith Keep Making Sad Movies?

<i>Collateral Beauty </i>is the latest in a string of depressing films starring the Hollywood megastar.
Larry Fitzmaurice
12.15.16
politics

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.
Harry Cheadle
12.12.16
News

How 2016 Became the Year Politicians Forgot How Politics Work

The world's scheming geniuses have spent 2016 completely screwing everything up.
Sam Kriss
12.12.16
Film

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.
Eileen G'Sell
12.7.16
Stuff

Finding Comfort in the Dystopia of 'East of West'

Jonathan Hickman's brilliantly dark comic series provides eerie parallels to our own current reality.
Franceska Rouzard
11.29.16
News

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.
Paris
11.15.16
News

Explaining Trump to My Teen Son Was More Painful Than I Imagined

I wanted to cry, but I kept driving my son to practice.
E.J. Graff
11.14.16
News

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.
Harry Cheadle
11.9.16
News

Would Cops Treat Pipeline Protesters Differently if More Were White?

Some people of color see a familiar double standard at work in North Dakota.
Paris
11.3.16
Stuff

Halloween Is Fine

Like most reasonable people, I do not love Halloween, but I'm not such a spoilsport as to hate it, either.
Hanson O'Haver
10.31.16
VICE UK

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.
Max Daly
10.24.16
Stuff

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.
Alejandro Ramirez
10.6.16
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