How MLK’s Vision Helped Lay the Groundwork For a Green New Deal

More than 50 years have passed since the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Since then, we’ve come a long way as a nation—just look at our new Congress—but we’ve still got a long way to go. Poverty rates among black and Latinx people in the U.S. are more than double those of their white peers. The most…

Bebe Rexha, Size 8, Says Some Designers Won't Dress Her For the Grammys Because She's 'Too Big'

Like many pop stars, Bebe Rexha is readying herself for the Grammys, which are coming up on February 10. Perhaps unlike some other pop stars, Bebe Rexha’s Grammys dress search is bumping up against fashion’s absolutely ridiculous sizeism, with measurement requirements so retrograde and stringent it feels like, I don’t…

Kamala Harris Pays Homage to Shirley Chisholm in Her Presidential Campaign Announcement

Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) officially announced her bid for president Monday morning, simultaneously releasing a campaign video on her Twitter account while detailing her 2020 plans on Good Morning America. The clip emphasized Harris’s campaign slogan—Kamala Harris for the People—and the “values we as Americans…

Ja Rule Would NEVER SCAM or FRAUD, He Says in Fyre Festival Tweetstorm 

It’s unclear how Billy McFarland feels about the dueling Fyre Festival docs released last week from Hulu and Netflix—if he was able to view them at all from his prison cell up in Otisville, where he’s serving a six year sentence for defrauding investors of more than $26 million for his nightmare event. You know who…

Sarah Jessica Parker to Become Carrie Bradshaw Once More (Briefly)

Sarah Jessica Parker has been very open about her desire to strap on those Manolo Blahniks again to reprise her role as Carrie Bradshaw, and now, she’s gonna do it in “the name of a cause we all care about.” Is the cause “So Sarah Jessica Parker can wear Manolo Blahniks again with or without Kim Cattrall’s approval?”…

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