PoC News in America

This week we talked about the overwhelming whiteness of Hollywood award season and honored Martin Luther King Jr.

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PoC in America – Pop Culture Edition

A lot of news happened while we were out. Here’s what we missed in music, movies, and the rest of celebrity pop culture. Read More PoC in America – Pop Culture Edition

PoC News in America

This past Monday was unofficially Indigenous Peoples’ Day so let’s start with the people we are trying to recognize and their feelings about the day. Read More PoC News in America

PoC News in America

Did you catch Taraji P. Henson on SNL this past weekend? We have all that and more in this week’s news round up.

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The Electric Lady is the Droid You’re Looking For

Janelle Monáe has often described herself as a time traveler. While driving to work this morning and listening to the title track of her new album The Electric Lady, I finally got to see her time-hopping powers at work. Read More The Electric Lady is the Droid You’re Looking For

30 Years of Music: 1997

Man, I thought 1994-1996 were hard to narrow down to 15 songs, but here comes 1997 with a whole new challenge. Behold! An embarrassment of musical riches:

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Alphabet Soup: Favorite Songs for The Letter A

Alphabet Soup is an ongoing project during which I talk about my favorite songs from each letter of the alphabet, and the personal stories behind those songs, all in a satisfying Top 5 list. Let’s kick things off with The Letter A, which, with one exception, is so very 90s:

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