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Ta-Nehisi Coates On The Fight Over 'Nina Simone's Face'

Lots of people are fuming about <i>Nina</i>, an upcoming biopic about legendary singer Nina Simone. According to its critics, the filmmakers butcher important parts of Simone's biography (in part, by attributing much of her success to the men in her life), but that their larger sin was casting actress Zoe …

Film Industry

6 scientific tips to improve your writing - Futurity

A new book uses insights into the reading brain to give writers clear-cut, science-based guidelines—and to debunk some classic writing advice.

Viola Davis and the 'white feminist' backlash

By most accounts, Viola Davis’ speech at the Emmys was an instant classic. She directly addressed the lack of diversity on television, saying, “The only thing that separates women of color from anyone else is opportunity.”<p>But Davis’ words about race made one actress feel uncomfortable.<p>Sunday night, …

Feminism

25 New Graphic Design Tutorials & Tips to Improve Your Creative Skills

Best graphic designers share their amazing ideas, techniques and tutorials to improve your graphic design skills for making logos, posters, …

Graphics

10 Habits Successful People Give Up to Increase Their Productivity

What are you willing to do in order to reach success? It is common among people these days to be average and not stand out too much. But those who …

Motivation

Bernie Sanders isn't as progressive as you think

Though hyperbolic, this message appears to be resonating: In a time of anxiety about the country's economic future, the latest Washington Post-ABC News poll shows Sanders cutting into Hillary Clinton's once commanding lead for the Democratic presidential nomination.<p>Beyond the hyperbole, however, …

Anita Sarkeesian interview: 'The word "troll" feels too childish. This is abuse'

Anita Sarkeesian doesn’t give me the address of her San Francisco apartment over email. Instead, she texts it to me a few hours before we’re set to meet. After thousands of rape and death threats, a bomb scare and an email promising a mass shooting at one of her speaking events, a woman can’t be …

Feminism

Hemingway Editor

You think Snapchat is for sexting, but it's actually a giant threat to TV

The strongest cable show was AMC's "The Walking Dead." Its midseason finale, in November, reached 14.8 million people.<p>Big numbers, right?<p>Try this one: 24.79 million.<p>That is the number of people who, on the evening of Jan. 26, 2015, and over the next 24 hours, watched a video broadcast on their …

Social Media

GIF-iti artist takes mindblowing street art to next level

INSA, the innovative GIF-iti artist who has already blown our tiny minds with pieces painted on street walls and converted into animated GIFs, has …

Streetwear

Disney announces 'Frozen' cruise and essentially plans our summer

Remember all those articles predicting Frozen fatigue? Like, how many times could we hear “Let it Go.” and braid our hair like Elsa? Sure, we may …

63 Gloriously Feminist Moments From "Agent Carter"

<b>YAAASS.</b><p><i>Marvel's Agent Carter</i> could have been cartoonishly sexist, but instead, the new ABC series, which premiered Jan. 6, is full of subtle and not-so-subtle moments of woman power that are great — just great. Set in the 1940s, it follows Agent Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell), a single woman, secret …

Feminism

This is why it’s so hard to fight for gender equality in Hollywood

“We all know what we have to do. We have to not be quiet about it, we have to keep talking about it, we have to shame the studios for being so gender-biased,” Jane Fonda said at the Sundance Film Festival yesterday, where she is promoting her new comedy with Netflix with longtime friend Lily …

Sundance

Even More Disney Characters Go To College

DeviantArt's Hyung86 has been hard at work on his Disney University series which, as the name implies, depicts Disney characters as members of a …

Snapchat adds entertainment and news with Discover

Snapchat is aiming to become much more than a social media app by making content from the likes of Vice Media, Cosmopolitan magazine and CNN available to users.<p>Discover is billed as “a new way to explore Stories” that “puts the narrative first. This is not social media.”<p>The company, best known for …

Comedy Central

Instacube photo frame finally shipping, will arrive with support for video

Well, that took awhile. Remember Instacube, the purpose-built digital photo frame designed to pull images directly from your Instagram feed? The Android-powered photo screen found itself short on both funding and manufacturing options last summer. These issues set production back almost a year, but …