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 […]

Thandie Newton: We dont just need more black women in movies. We need intersectionality, now

Not all black people are men; not all women are white. Too often the distinct and different stories of women of colour are overlooked or erased I have been an actor for more than diversity in Hollywood? How many people of colour and women are enough? Does diversity sell? First it was: why are there […]

Cosby trial: defense accuses prosecutors of excluding black people from jury

Only one black person among first 11 jurors chosen for Bill Cosbys sexual assault trial marks systematic exclusion of African Americans, says lawyer With just one black person seated among the first 11 jurors chosen for Bill Cosbys sexual assault trial, defense lawyers are crying foul and accusing prosecutors of trying to systematically keep black […]