Josh Hutcherson grabs a cab after wheeling his luggage down the street on Thursday afternoon (April 16) in Madrid, Spain The 22-year-old Hunger Games actor was seen leaving girlfriend Claudia Traisac‘s home in the city after attending the premiere of her new play a few nights before. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Josh [...]
Amandla Stenberg, once the target of a racist ‘Hunger Games’ backlash, released a video calling out white popstars who co-opt black aesthetics. She’s the voice of reason in a culture that appropriates black culture while attacking black people.
Her gorgeous performance as Rue from The Hunger Games attracted a cascade of racist responses on social media, but now teenager Amandla Sternberg is becoming a public voice on the topics of race and culture, thanks to a Tumblr video that has gone viral. Show More Summary
Amandla Stenberg breaks down why cultural appropriation is a problem in a country segregated by institutionalized racism. Ms. Stenberg is only 16, but she talks about racism and history with the maturity and eloquence of a college lecturer. Show More Summary
ICYMI: 16-year-old Amandla Stenberg says what we need to hear. Read more...
“Cultural appropriation” is a tricky concept to understand. When does appreciating another culture’s traditions cross over into usurping and/or disrespecting them? Read the rest
Child Actress Amandla Stenberg Speaks Out Against Cultural Appropriation Amandla Stenberg, 16-year-old actress, most famous for her role in The Hunger Games is tackling the issue of cultural appropriation at a young age. In a clip titled “Don’t Cash Crop
In a video titled, “Don’t Cash Crop My Cornrows,” 16-year-old Amandla Stenberg, best known for her role as Rue in The Hunger Games, eloquently schools certain white celebrities for borrowing from black culture to seem edgy and gain attention. Show More Summary
We all remember Amandla Stenberg as the adorable Rue on The Hunger Games. When Amandla starred in this movie she was only 13 and her appearance caused a ruckus on the internet among certain people who expected to see a white female in the role. Show More Summary
I don’t know about you but when I was a teenager, I mostly spent my time racking up neopoints on Neopets and writing Harry Potter fan fiction and angsty poetry for my Xanga site! Not making videos educating people about the important social issues of our time! I guess teens these days are just not like how they used to be. Show More Summary
One of the stars of the Hunger Games movie series called several pop stars on the carpet for appropriating black culture in a nearly 5-minute critique of the music and fashion industries, NBC News reported. “The line between cultural appropriation and cultural exchange is always going to be...
Amandla Stenberg recently took to Tumblr to call out some of the biggest pop stars in a video for her history class! “[In the 2010s], pop stars and icons adopted black culture as a way of being edgy and gaining attention,” the 16-year-old Hunger Games actress said. “In 2013, Miley Cyrus twerks and uses black [...]
After months of speculation, Lionsgate has confirmed the odds of getting a theme park are very much in The Hunger Games favor. The studio has teamed up with Dubai Parks and Resorts to bring a Lionsgate zone to Motiongate Dubai in October 2016. Show More Summary
Amandla Stenberg just took us all to school. The 16-year-old actress most known for her role as Rue in The Hunger Games posted this video to her Tumblr that breaks down cultural appropriation as it pertains to Black hair (and more).Show More Summary
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16-Year-Old Amandla Stenberg knows one or two things about racism when it comes to being a part of the entertainment industry. Several years ago when Stenberg was cast as ‘Rue’ in the first installment of The Hunger Games, many people...Show More Summary
When last we saw Wallace the rabbit, he was eating his Game of Thrones Iron Throne that his owner made for him using carrots. Since then his hunger for power has only increased. Wallace’s owner is…
You probably know her the film adaptation of “The Hunger Games,” but actress Amandla Stenberg — now a few years older — is leading a conversation on social media about race and culture in America. Stenberg knows a thing or two about the world’s complicated relationship with race. She was cast in the prominent role […]
Amandla Stenberg may already be well-known for roles like Rue in The Hunger Games or Macey irving on Sleepy Hollow, but she's still just a 16-year-old who sometimes has to do assignments for her history class; and for a high school project...Show More Summary
The "Hunger Games" star asks mainstream media to stop "cash cropping her cornrows"