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TJ Atoms Draws From His Wu-Tang Respect For Role As Ol’ Dirty Bastard In Hulu Series

The “Wu-Tang: An American Saga” actor is making noise for his portrayal of the hip-hop legend. But he’s not stopping there.

San Francisco Wants To Ensure House Cleaners, Nannies Get Paid Sick Leave

An app would let domestic workers accrue pay they’re owed — but in practice rarely get — to take sick days or care for loved ones.

Olympic Silver Medalist Nijel Amos Training With Meerkat Is Pretty Wild

“It’s a journey,” the Botswanan track star captioned a video that shows him working out with his training buddy.

Kyrie Irving Trolled With Video Game ‘Unvaccinated Mode’

“The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” spoof of the vaccine-refusing Brooklyn Nets star is “rated ‘M’ for maybe you should have just gotten vaccinated.”

TV Diversity Is Improving On Screen. Behind The Camera, It’s Still Mostly White And Male.

According to a new report, women and people of color are still a long way from reaching proportional representation as TV creators, writers and directors.

Audubon Naturalist Society Dumping Name Of Bird-Loving Slaveholder

John James Audubon enslaved and sold people, and his writings promoted the idea of white supremacy.

Dave Chappelle Defends Transphobic Netflix Special: ‘I Said What I Said’

“You said you want a safe working environment at Netflix. Well, it seems like I’m the only one who can’t go to the office anymore,” he says to trans Netflix staff.

2020 Had The Most Reported Hate Crimes Since 2001: FBI Data

Reports of hate crimes against Asians increased 76% amid the pandemic, according to data from the FBI’s latest Hate Crime Statistics report.

Senate Confirms Longtime Voting Rights Attorney To Federal Court Seat

Myrna Pérez, 47, will now be a lifetime judge on a U.S. appeals court.

Border Patrol Agents Got Off Easy After Violent Posts About Migrants: House Report

One agent who posted a video in a Facebook group of a migrant falling off a cliff to their death was not fired, as recommended, but given a 30-day suspension.