It is no secret that “African-American women are the largest group of readers in the country,” states Dawn Davis, head of Simon & Schuster’s 37 Ink imprint. It is also no secret that the publishing world is very, very white, with books by black authors published at an abysmal low, never rising above 10 percent of the industry’s output. Show More Summary
The U.S. women's national team will take on rivals Mexico in their second match of the 2016 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Championship on Saturday, a key matchup in Group A. Both teams cruised to easy wins in their first match, beating...Show More Summary
The Concerned Student 1950 group held a meeting at the University of Missouri this week. But before the meeting started... The post VIDEO=> ‘Can You Please Leave!” Journalists Kicked Out of Mizzou Students of Color Meeting appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
The National Organization for Marriage’s ‘Dump Trump’ ad calls for those who still oppose marriage equality to consider Donald Trump a non-option in the upcoming Presidential election. The conservative group recently questioned its following, asking for opinions on the GOP hopeful’s true stance on marriage equality and LGBT rights. Show More Summary
Hailee Steinfeld gets into a tight group shot with DNCE at SiriusXM Hits 1?s The Morning Mash Up Broadcast From The SiriusXM Studios on Friday morning (February 12) in Los Angeles. The 19-year-old singer made a big announcement that morning that she’s teamed up with the band — Joe Jonas, Jack Lawless, JinJoo Lee and [...]
Brooklyn Beckham jogs as he crosses the street to catch up with a group of pals on Friday afternoon (February 12) in London, England. The 16-year-old model recently got a lesson in pancake flipping from his famous dad David. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Brooklyn Beckham David took to his Instagram to share [...]
Indican Pictures has acquired the Kill Me Deadly, a spoofy noir comedy based on satire playwright Bill Robens’ stage play. Robens adapted the feature which was directed by Darrett Sanders and produced by the group behind the NOTE theater, which...Show More Summary
An investor group led by the chief executive of Freedom Communications will not be among the initial bidders for the bankrupt company, in a reversal from a plan first announced in November.Richard Mirman, chief executive of Freedom, which owns the Orange County Register, said Thursday that his...
Access to aid is enshrined in international law. But in Syria, humanitarian groups say, it is used as leverage in battle and negotiations.
Last weekend I attended a pop-up group show from Public Art Projects on a quiet industrial block of Juarez just south of the Material Art Fair on its last day. The group launched a pop-up exhibition that mischievously embraced site-specificity in a venue that is by nature the most mutable of non-places: a television studio.
Time, Inc. has bought MySpace. Yes, the precursor to Facebook that Mark Zuckerberg ate for brunch. It turns out Time is buying Viant, a company that had purchased MySpace from an investor group that included Justin Timberlake who bought it from Rupert Murdoch. Got all that? In related news, Netscape has announced the purchase of Friendster for $23.42 […]
This Valentine’s Day, the pro-abortion group Catholics for Choice has collected a series of letters to thank abortion clinic workers for what they do. Compiled in a booklet form on the pro-abortion group’s website, the letters were written by “everyday Catholics around the country” who wanted to praise Planned Parenthood for its work, according to […]
[...] Hillary Clinton and the pack of Republican candidates came back swinging at their rivals as they seek to rebound in the upcoming contests in South Carolina, Nevada and the group of states voting on Super Tuesday, March 1.
Members of a group called Queers for a World Without Polic" marched through Tucson Thursday in memory of 24-year-old Kayden Clarke, a trans man killed by police.
Jason Momoa stars as a logger who tries to protect his family from a group of deadly drug runners in the first photo from 'Braven'.
When Della Mae played a house concert recently in Manchester, VT, Nancy Nutile-McMenemy captured this live video of the group performing the instrumental, Carter Country. It’s an old-time-sounding fiddle tune which Jason Carter recorded back in 1997 that the Dellas have included in their show […]
DIVERSITY IS OUR STRENGTH: Protesters cheer on ‘refugee attack’ suspects. “Around 100 people spent Friday morning gathered outside a Swedish court where a group of men planning a violent attack at refugee housing were appearing. The protest delayed detention hearings for the 14 suspects linked to an an alleged plan to target refugees living in […]
What could possibly be better than the four-on-the-floor grooves of the disco-era Rolling Stones? How about Annie Clarke, a.k.a. St. Vincent, covering that group’s 1980 song “Emotional Rescue?” Well, slip on your platform shoes and set...Show More Summary
Former US departments of State and Defense counterinsurgency advisor David Kilcullen claims that a successful cessation of hostilities and political transition in Syria under the International Syria Support Group will reshape the landscape of terrorist groups on the ground.
An Engineering research group at UCLA have created an algorithm that helps computers “see” information in images that human eyes are unable to detect.