"Ramy" has been celebrated as a show that finally represents Muslim-Americans, but in reality it peddles in problematic stereotypes.
It's time for non-Black Latinx people to talk about anti-Blackness in our own communities — and the conversation starts at home
Understanding and combating anti-Blackness within ourselves and our communities is our duty, and the work will never be over.
How to fight white supremacy and police brutality if you don't feel comfortable attending protests because of the coronavirus
If you're afraid of protests because of the coronavirus, there are other ways to help — even after the demonstrations disappear from the headlines.
I don't need to see another Black person die. 30 years of brutal footage hasn't stopped these killings.
It's time for the nation to think deeply not only about the purpose of sharing these videos, but who benefits from them most.
Cultural institutions need to stop the empty gestures and performative activism — it's time to do the real work of anti-racism
Organizations like the Guggenheim and Bon Appétit have run on empty words for too long. As centers of cultural education, they need to do better.
Black mothers have always been the backbone of societal pain. We're beyond tired — it's time for others to stand for us.
George Floyd called out for his late mother as he lay dying, and "as a Black woman and mother myself, I understood his call," writes Imani Bashir.
White journalists should be reporting on racial injustice, not just stepping aside for black writers
White journalists shouldn't be allowed to shy away from uncomfortable truths. And limiting black writers to covering their own trauma is problematic.
The killing of George Floyd is a tragedy that is now compounding into other tragedies and calls into question police treatment of black Americans.
Trump is using his executive order to try and bully the social media companies into letting him do whatever we wants on their platforms.
I'm a member of the Navajo Nation, and my people are dying from the coronavirus. We're facing the virus head-on with limited access to healthcare and supplies.
Tyrone Whitehorse, of the Navajo Nation, writes that the coronavirus is wreaking havoc on his community.
I'm not American and not a basketball fan, but I watched Michael Jordan's 'The Last Dance' — and it was by far the best sports documentary I've ever seen
The series gave an insight into the mindset of an elite athlete like no other has done before, and was a thrill to watch from start to finish.
How Caroline Calloway followed the 'Disaster Artist' playbook to become Instagram's ultimate performance artist
The art of both Tommy Wiseau and the influencer Caroline Calloway has been ridiculed, but they've achieved cult-like status as performance artists.
Mitt Romney was right about one thing: hot dog is the best meat. And they're the perfect food for These Times.
Moderate candidates have banked on the black voter for decades, and yet black people have seen little to no benefit from it.
Millennials and Gen Z: Tell your parents to ignore Fox News and take coronavirus precautions. As this chart shows, older people have the highest risk of death
Fox News is telling their viewers the threat of the coronavirus is being played up by Democrats to attack Trump. That is dangerous for Fox's older viewers.
What it's like to have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, a misunderstood illness that leaves people in wheelchairs and derails entire careers
The illness could affect up to 30 million people, yet many doctors still think it's in the mind, suggesting therapy and antidepressants as treatment.
The death of Club Penguin isn't the first time money killed an online community and it won't be the last
The last in-game event began exactly two years ago on February 1, 2017, and celebrated the site's history and community.
A private chef says Instagram has fueled an isolating, competitive food culture in Japan — and she wants to change it using habits from the French
Shima Tassin, famous for her housekeeping advice in Japan, is urging more families to come together through cooking.
Why you should opt for the Dutch de-stressing method 'niksen' over 'hygge,' according to a health expert
Naoko Yamamoto, a Japanese author who lived in the Netherlands for 15 years, explains how Niksen can help any stressed person decompress.
Hallmark's new Hanukkah holiday movies are a well-intentioned attempt at inclusion that ultimately falls flat
Two of Hallmark's new holiday movies include Hanukkah for the first time. The Jewish characters are completely clueless about Christmas traditions.
A Twitter war raged about the best tweet of the decade. We conducted our own analysis by the numbers.
6 lessons modern men can learn from watching 'Sex and the City,' according to podcasters The Bradshaw Boys
"Sex and the City" still has a huge fanbase — and it's taught this trio of comedians a lot about themselves and their relationships.
Russia's main strategy to deter NATO is to encourage splits that will paralyze NATO's ability to respond to aggression in a unified way.
If you want to reduce deaths from terrorism, and reduce the effectiveness of terrorists, then really strict gun control is a good way to do it.
It's clear some stylists don't know what to do with models' natural hair, and it points to a larger problem in the industry
Many professionals don't know how to work with natural-hair models, and it seems to be due to a lack of education and behind-the-scenes diversity.
"MPs wouldn't be able to leave a secure zone in SW1, they would be lynched," one insider says. "I think people would get killed."
David Attenborough said Australia's climate stance proves that it doesn't 'give a damn' about the rest of the world
The legendary British broadcaster attacked Australia's steadfast commitment to the coal industry in an interview with an Australian radio program.
Learning about what I was consuming helped me stop seeing foods as "good" or "bad," which in turn has led to less bingeing.
The French tuck is the style where one tucks the front of their shirt into their pants, but not the back. It sucks.
As an Instagrammer, you're essentially a photographer, journalist, director, producer, model, critic, PR, and PA to yourself all at once.
Swift's ode to the English capital and her British boyfriend Joe Alwyn is undoubtedly catchy, but has left many Londoners cringing at the lyrics.
A mom's Facebook post that 'childless millennials' shouldn't be allowed at Disney parks is wrong and sexist
A mother wrote that childless millennials should not be allowed at Disney World. Her argument was flawed and her language was misogynistic.
I lost 35 pounds in 6 months without going on a diet, and it taught me 7 lessons about eating for healthy fat loss
This year I've improved my diet, nutrition, and relationship to food, and I've lost 35 pounds as a result.
The New York Times says the Aperol Spritz, one of the most popular cocktails in the world, is 'not a good drink.' Here's why they've got it all wrong.
A lot of people don't agree that the Aperol Spritz is "like a Capri Sun after soccer practice on a hot day." I'm one of them.
It turns out that Colorado jogger strangled a 24-pound baby mountain lion that may have been orphaned and starving
Human-mountain lion interactions are rare, but tend to occur when a lion is orphaned. or starving because it got pushed into a marginal habitat.
Single women don't need placating and pitying before Valentine's Day. We're perfectly happy, for both couples and ourselves.
Shopping at Costco is an experience no matter what, but the location that you chose to shop at could change it for better or worst.
Trader Joe's has become a very popular grocery store chain, but where you shop can completely change your experience.
Casting TV roles has become increasingly nuanced, as creators learn to be mindful of whitewashing, diversity, and even baldness.
One of the most common and dangerous allergens doesn’t appear on food labels in the US. The FDA should move fast to change that.
The FDA may add sesame to its list of required allergens on food labels. It's a crucial move for people with sesame allergies.
'The Favourite' stars Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz are battling in the same Golden Globes category — here's who should win
Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz both deserved the Golden Globe nod for best supporting actress in "The Favourite" but here's who should win.
Whether or not you are a fan of country music, you might agree that some country music songs just aren't that good. Here are the worst ones.
The thought that someone a bit more perfect is just a few swipes away is ruining our chances for finding love. By holding out for Prince or Princess Charming, you're likely to miss out on something great.
Demi Lovato's recent alleged drug overdose only serves to remind us of the stigma of addictions and addicts. Getting sober and being in recovery is a difficult, lengthy process. Here's the truth about what addiction is and why the stigma needs to stop.
People are already asking Prince Harry and Meghan Markle when they're going to have kids — and everyone needs to relax
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who have been married for two months, get asked in interviews and by fans when they're having kids. The decision to start a family — and the timing of it — should be allowed to remain private, even for royals.
While we're still living in a #MeToo era, many of the accused men are slowly making their way back into the public space.
Cultural appropriation refers to the adoption of elements in a minority culture by members of the majority culture. So, when white women wear traditional Chinese dresses, it is appropriation because white people are dominant in society while Asians are marginalized and discriminated against.
If you're thinking of booking a cruise for your next vacation, don't. Here are 21 reasons why cruises are secretly the worst.