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Big News So first thing’s first. When we woke up to write this news post, Frank Ocean had just started streaming episode 005 of blonded RADIO. At 6 a.m. On a Monday. A Monday! We— along with everyone else doing double takes on our timeline—were not ready. In case you missed it, the previously elusive […]
Tyomi Morgan planned to spend her life strutting down runways, not around bedrooms. “I wanted to be a model and fashion designer,” Morgan told CASSIUS.
On the one-year anniversary of his death, Prince’s cultural impact, and the genius we’ve come to know and love, still resonates throughout the world. His musical genius reigned in the original recordings, but it is also reflected in the music of others. Although he was very selective of the artists he’d grant sample and cover clearances, elements of […]
Whether you’re a horror movie fanatic or you are the type who keeps your hands glued over your eyes during a whole film, scary movies are sure to keep you on the edge of your seat. But why the one lone Black actor always gotta be the first to get killed off? While that’s usually the […]
“Diversity of every sort—racial diversity, gender diversity, acknowledging minority sexualities—is experiencing an explosion of recognition and representation in comics,” C. Spike Trotman, creator of the webcomic Templar, Arizona, acknowledged in 2015. But while this may be true (see: Riri Williams, America Chavez, and the melanated excellence of the forthcoming Black Panther film), the comic book industry, […]
My family’s dinners have always looked more like a global summit than the sort of gathering you might see in a magazine ad or in a commercial. Like most young people, my views on culture and race and my self-identity were shaped largely by the folks who sat at that table and the conversations that […]