Political Round Up – Mixed Bag

by Racialicious Special Correspondent Latoya Peterson Ad Age – Obama’s Hispanic Supporters Attack Hillary “Barack Obama’s Hispanic supporters in Nevada have attacked Hillary Clinton, claiming her supporters are trying to deny them their rights. ” Clutch – Films We Love: “Street Fight” Fought in Newark’s neighborhoods and housing projects, the battle pits Booker against an […]

Mandingo party on Nip/Tuck

by Carmen Van Kerckhove Did anyone catch Nip/Tuck this week? I was amused to find that the episode included a faithful reproduction of the “Mandingo party” that was the topic of a much-discussed Details magazine article in April 2007. I swear, they even recreated this exact photo, with two actors who looked exactly like this […]

‘Blade Runner’ and race

by guest contributor Manish, originally published at Ultrabrown In Blade Runner: The Final Cut, the 25th anniversary edition of that seminal film, little-known indie director Ridley Scott (A Good Year, Black Rain) uses yellow panic to convey a dystopian future. Impenetrable Chinese and kanji ideographs and Arabic vocals from the Brian Eno track ‘Quran’ signify […]