Spoilers abound below—for a concert film!
Monday, Brad Paisley, a white man, joined hands with LL Cool J, a black man, and attempted to end racism with a song called "Accidental Racist" (below), wherein Paisley addressed the debilitating dread of being an affluent white male in America and LL panthered around in the background, high-fiving ... More >>
A vicious, racist, father-and-son thug team tight with the Mexican Mafia, Santiago "Chico'' Rios and his deaf adult son Louis "Lil' Chico" Rios, have been sentenced to long prison terms for pouring drugs into and out of suburban Azusa -- and making it their No. 1 duty to "cleans[e] African-Americans ... More >>
Pimp cups have real players and white kids alike dropping cash
National Socialist Movement32-year-old Jeff HallUpdated after the jump with Hall's son booked at juvenile hall on suspicion of murder. The National Socialist Movement lost its SoCal chapter's fearless leader today in a bizarre at-home shooting that Riverside Police Department investigators s ... More >>
By Barbara Celis Art is the antidote. This timeless truth became clear once again on Saturday night when Subliminal Projects, the Echo Park art gallery owned by Shepard Fairey, hosted a politically- and musically-charged event that celebrated artists as activists and art as a way to agitate conscio ... More >>
Why Disney should revive Song of the South and bury The Princess and the Frog
President-elect Barack Obama has outraged the gay community by inviting Rick Warren, a highly influential evangelical minister, to deliver the invocation at his January 20, 2009, inauguration. Warren, whose Saddleback Church is located in Lake Forrest, Orange County, is the author of Purpose Driven ... More >>
A cache of letters hidden in the basement brings to life a house, a family and the tragedy that would change everything
Among the avant-garde fashion gatherers
During Z s rule, his favorite white inmates got drugs, weapons and the freedom to roam
Did a struggling white writer of gay erotica become one of multicultural literature’s most celebrated memoirists — by passing himself off as Native American?
A committed vegan, the Earth Liberation Front, and the FBI
For Erin Aubry Kaplan, coming home has been a labor of tough love
Paul Haggis and the long road to directing
Racial politics hits another low in redistricting fight
The Believer’s creator is an observant Jewish agnostic
What Marcus Garvey meant
So who needs a bowling league?
An 'ordinary' execution gets completely out of hand
Steve Martin's beautiful losers
An actor prepares for hell
Recalling Truman Capote