Kartemquin Films: ‘The Trials of Muhammad Ali’ Chicago Screenings!

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The Trials of Muhammad Ali covers the explosive crossroads of Ali’s life. When Cassius Clay becomes Muhammad Ali, his conversion to Islam and refusal to serve in the Vietnam War leave him banned from boxing and facing a five-year prison … Read more…

Jay-Z on Barneys Controversy: “I Move and Speak on Facts, Not Emotion”

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NEW YORK (AP) — Jay-Z — under increasing pressure to back out of a collaboration with the luxury store Barneys New York after it was accused of racially profiling two black customers — said Saturday he’s being unfairly “demonized” for … Read more…

Arts Incubator: Off the Record Pt. 2: booker t. soultreyne rekkid release

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Performers: avery r. young, Leroy Bach, and Coolout Chris Off the Record Pt. 2 is the second installment of performances celebrating the release of music/sound design created during avery r. young’s 2012-13 Arts and Public Life residency. “booker t. soltreyne: … Read more…