So a Trump-like Caesar was killed on stage. But Republicans spill real blood | Jamie Peck

The same oligarchs currently pushing through a healthcare bill that will kill more people each year than gun homicides want to cry foul over Shakespeare? The conservative media is losing its collective marbles over a provocative production of Shakespeares Julius Caesar. Staged by the Public Theater in New York City, the play depicts a suspiciously […]

Diane Abbott reveals illness and hits out at ‘vicious’ Tory campaign

Labour frontbencher reveals that type 2 diabetes forced her to take break and expresses disappointment at Theresa May for negative campaign Diane Abbott has accused the Conservative party of unleashing the most vicious and negative general election campaign in her memory, expressing her disappointment that a female prime minister had singled her out as a […]

Marvel cancels ‘Black Panther’ spinoff comics just days after trailer debuts

While everyone was getting excited about the newBlack Panther trailer, Marvel quietly canceled its Black Panther spinoff comicWorld of Wakanda. World of Wakanda was announced to great fanfare last year, bringing togetherauthorRoxane Gay, poet Yona Harvey, and artistsAlitha Martinez andAfua Richardsonthe first Marvel comic helmed by black women. Itstarred a pair ofDora Milaje, the Black […]

Van Jones’ sympathy for white men dying from opioid abuse isn’t quite resonating with libs on Twitter

Bernie Sanders was the headliner Saturday night at the People’s Summit in Chicago, a gathering of around 4,000 progressives who came to hear speakers like Sanders, Linda Sarsour, Danny Glover, and many more. Emotions are definitely still raw at #PPLSummit. At least one Bernie Sanders fan started crying when I asked about the 2016 election. […]