racism

How I Became the Muslim Punching Bag for the U.K.’s Racist Far Right

There’s a popular right-wing trope online about the U.K., which alleges that the police spend more time investigating tweets than they do knife crime. In…

In the ‘Black Guns Matter’ Movement, ‘Make Racists Afraid Again’ Is About Education, Not Violence

Growing up, Maj Toure wasn’t someone you’d immediately describe as a “gun guy.” But being raised in Philadelphia, where he was surrounded by gun violence,…

How the 1990s Wave of Neo-Nazi Movies Predicted Life in 2019

Have you ever heard of a movie called Neo Ned? It stars a young Jeremy Renner as a dimwitted skinhead, committed to a mental institution…

The Sad, Awkward History of Actors Torpedoing Their Own Movies by Opening Their Mouth

If a film opens in theaters and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? It’s a question worth asking this…