In our Tunesday series, we will highlight a musician, song, or album that is currently making us smile, reflect or wonder. This week, we will focus on the French artist Christine and The Queens and her song “iT”.
Almost a month following a year of many celebrity deaths, we have lost another iconic star. Mary Tyler Moore, the first woman to play an independent and capable working woman in mainstream media, died last Wednesday in Greenwich, Conn. at 80 years old.
Our new series, “Success Saturdays” will focus each week on an amazing woman who has triumphed in, and left an impact on, the entertainment industry. For the first piece in this series, we’re taking a look at two “Bright Lights” of Hollywood who were lost this past December: mother and daughter, Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher.
From “Gilmore Girls,” we find empowerment, with recognition of where we have come from, and an indication of the long way that we still have to go.
Marvel’s many new films and television shows easily afford them opportunities to turn some of their older, and frankly more problematic properties, into something less offensive and more befitting of a more socially conscious era.
Solange’s newest album, “A Seat at the Table,” is an album full of references to her struggles with mental wellness, but also what the black community needs in order to encourage discussion about mental health.
“Mulan” told me that I, as well as my culture, had just as much value as any other I’d seen on screen. However, movies like “Mulan” are rare exceptions.
After being robbed at gunpoint just over two weeks ago, Kim Kardashian deserves trust and support from us not simply because she is a wife, sister, daughter, and mother, but simply because she is a person.
While art is transformative, it by no means provides absolute salvation. “Zootopia” is not the solution to these problems, but it could be the start of a dialogue about cultural awareness.
Shonda Rhimes has achieved a truly representative and diverse range of characters through Non-Traditional casting and a steadfast dedication to inclusivity.