By Alyssa Rosenberg on November 25, 2013
Hollywood has huge power to shape minds. So why doesn't the movie industry trust itself to sell actors and characters of color to white audiences?
Yahoo's latest big move is to hire Katie Couric. But the company is getting her at a low point in her value. So what are they getting out of the move?
The most important pop culture news of the day, from Diablo Cody and Oprah's HBO collaboration to Ron Burgundy's latest gig.
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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis used their acceptance speech at the American Music Awards to call attention to the death of Trayvon Martin.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on November 22, 2013
Apparently, beatings don't matter if they're occasional, and there are a whole lot of us who would be happier as other people's property.
Even for this champion of YA fiction, 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' is a reminder that young people aren't always the most revealing characters.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on November 21, 2013
The rape of First Lady Mellie Grant helped 'Scandal' become more like 'Game of Thrones'--an exploration of how violence against women poisons everyone.
Why does Hollywood assume it's easier for white audiences to relate to superheroes or the super-rich than actual black people in movies like '12 Years A Slave' or 'Fruitvale Station'?
The most important pop culture news of the day from Ashton Kutcher's throwdown with Walmart to the first look at NBC's 'The Sound Of Music.'
OutKast isn't perfect, but they're an important reminder that hip-hop's middle age isn't perpetually around the curve, and it's not inherently misogynist.