Category: Culture

The Pop Culture Winners of 2017

2017 was pretty awful, and I’ve decided that there is no use in re-hashing all of the ways it was (forgettable music, terrible films, a crumbling political landscape, rampant sexual misconduct across all courses of life). Instead, I will do my best to highlight what was good. Even though the world seemed like a dumpster

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How Donald Sterling Rendered Pharrell’s “New Black” Premise Useless

A couple of weeks ago, music superstar Pharrell offered a theory about the state of being Black in America. He basically said that any lack of advancement by Black people lies squarely on their shoulders, because they refuse to escape the psychological trauma decades, centuries even, of racism. He is apart of “The New Black”,

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