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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on 'Black Panther': All This Fuss Over a Superhero Movie?

Director Ryan Coogler sits down with the NBA legend and cultural critic to assess the film's significance: "It's a little like witnessing the …

Ryan Coogler

M.J. Bale Channels The Sounds Of New Orleans For Its Most Innovative Garments

M.J. Bale are once again pushing the boundaries of Australian tailoring with their latest collection of technical merino wool garments to debut for …

Men's Fashion

10 Best Bets for $75 or Less – Button Down Polos Return, BR Extends 40% off, & More

<i>Seventy Five bucks. That’s a lot of money. It’ll get you a couple pairs of Levi’s, a decent casual dinner out, or a couple months at your local gym.</i> …

Clothing

A new documentary tells the story of how black colleges shaped America

HBCUs have long been incubators for black activism. But at a time of heightened racial tensions and fewer resources, black institutions are at a critical moment.<p>Created to educate black students at a time when white society had yet to embrace them as equals, historically black colleges and …

Black History

Your Last Chance To Buy A Shearling Jacket

As you’ll undoubtedly be aware, this season has seen something of a 1970s revival. First, let’s get the bad news out of the way: it hasn’t been the …

Men's Fashion

Across from Ponce City Market, Masquerade-replacing apartments take shape

North & Line will bring hundreds of new residences to a three-acre site between the Beltline and Historic Fourth Ward Park<p>It’s been a little more than a year since one of Atlanta’s most famous music venues, the Masquerade, relocated from the old Excelsior Mill across from Ponce City Market to …

Architecture

Sweet-and-Sticky Short Ribs

Sweet-and-Sticky Short Ribs<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Program a 6-quart programmable electric pressure cooker to sauté on more heat. Add oil to cooker, and …

Recipes

Harlem Hellfighters: The Overlooked African-American Heroes Of World War I

Black History Month is a time to celebrate African-American achievements, milestones and social victories, but it's also a good time to explore the …

Black History

7 Stylish Ways To Rethink Your Suit

The default uniform of office worker drones, barely changed since the time of Beau Brummell, the suit can understandably feel like a …

Men's Fashion

The best ties you can buy to look dapper in your new suit

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>The venerable necktie is perhaps the most timeless of men’s accessories. Ties are both loved and hated, and they've been …

Men's Fashion

How ‘Strange Fruit’ Killed Billie Holiday

×<p>William P. Gottlieb<p>Billie Holiday and Mister at Downbeat in New York City, ca. Feb. 1947. Courtesy Library of Congress.<p>“Strange Fruit” may have been …

Billie Holiday

The 50 Best Jazz Guitarists Of All Time

Even the very best jazz guitarists rarely receive the attention and plaudits that the genre’s horn blowers – <b>saxophonists</b> and <b>trumpeters</b>, in particular …

Guitar

The Book That Preserved What African Americans Who Knew Abraham Lincoln Thought of Him

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

Black History

Kehinde Wiley's Obama portrait controversy proves Americans struggle to engage with art

When former President Barack Obama chose artist Kehinde Wiley to paint his official portrait, everyone knew Wiley's interpretation was destined to stand out from the other paintings of previous presidents hanging in the National Portrait Gallery. Sure enough, the unveiling of Obama’s portrait on …

Art

America Is Under Attack and the President Doesn't Care

Trump’s gravest responsibility is to defend the United States from foreign attack—and he’s done nothing to fulfill it.<p>As the rest of America mourns the victims of the Parkland, Florida, massacre, President Trump took to Twitter.<p>Not for him the rituals of grief. He is too consumed by rage and …

Political Science

Remarkable projects in Atlanta designed by black architects

Nine significant works worth noting throughout the city<p>Spanning many decades, in locations as disparate as West End and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and points far beyond, works by black architects in this city long known as hotbed of opportunity continue to inspire.<p>To spotlight …

Black History

Suggested “Essentials” for a Starting Wardrobe

So, I’ve recently gotten into coffee and I spend an embarrassing amount of time online reading about different brewing methods, beans, and equipment. …

Men's Fashion

The Secret to Juicy Shrimp

Step 1. Soak shrimp in brine.<p>Soak quickly in brine to keep lean seafood moist as it cooks and season it throughout. A solution of 1 tablespoon kosher …

Cooking

Amazon’s New Plant Store Is The Online Shopping Site You Never Knew You Needed

If you can't have a pet, plants can also give your mental health a much-needed boost, and the new Amazon Plant Store now let's you order your …

Plants

How to Cook Ribs in the Oven for Meaty Satisfaction All Year Long

<b>1. Oven-Braised Short Ribs with Pasilla-Tomato Mole</b><br>Chef Hugo Ortega uses smoky pasilla chiles, tomatoes and spices to make a rich, tangy mole sauce …

Cooking

Attention, seniors: Trump’s budget is coming for your Medicare benefits

On the campaign trail, Trump promised — repeatedly — he wouldn’t cut Medicare benefits.<p>That was then: Trump promised over and over to ‘save’ Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security. Will he?<p>This is now: Seniors will pay the price for Trump’s Medicare cuts<p>Trump released his 2019 budget last week, and …

Retirement

How to Cook Fish in the Oven Perfectly Every Time

You can make almost any slow-roasted fish in under 30 minutes. Just memorize this technique.<p>Learning how to cook fish at home can be incredibly intimidating. There are a lot of mistakes you can make, but we think the best way to nail it every time is to let the oven do all the work. That's why …

Cooking

Top 50 Sweet and Savoury Bacon Recipes

<b>1</b> of <b>48</b><p>Bacon, Egg and Maple Grilled Cheese<p><p>The ultimate brunch sandwich layers thick cut bacon cooked in sticky maple syrup, over-easy eggs and …

Cooking

How historically black colleges level the playing field

<b>Judy Woodruff:</b><p>Tonight at 9p.m. on most PBS stations, “Independent Lens” tells the story of this country’s historically black colleges.<p>Jeffrey Brown …

Black History

Recipe: Fried Potatoes and Sausage Skillet

Fried Potatoes and Sausage Skillet<p>Serves 4<p>1 pound Yukon gold potatoes, cut into 1-inch chunks <br>3/4 teaspoon kosher salt, divided <br>2 tablespoons olive …

Picture Yourself: How Michelle Obama Included Us in Her Portrait

It’s President’s Day, and now a week since former President and First Lady Barack and Michelle Obama unveiled their official portraits at the …

Art

8 Ways You’re Cooking Meat Wrong (and How to Cook It Right)

There is nothing like the sizzle of a nice piece of meat on the stovetop or in the oven. But there is also nothing like the frustrations that come …

BBQ

Happy Inauguration Day, United States of America. ...

Happy Inauguration Day, United States of America. Remember how sometimes, some years, January 20th isn’t a Day of Dread and Horror?<p>Stamp details:<br>Top …

How to Wire a Light

Trying to wire a light in your home can be intimidating. After all, wiring involves electricity, and electricity can be dangerous. However, by taking …

Arduino

6 of the best rugby shirts (to wear off the field)

With the Six Nations in full swing, is it time to turn to rugby for some style inspiration? No, we’re not talking uncomfortably tight shorts or …

Men's Fashion