Oakland’s Hollywood moment: films glisten light on city’s ‘grit and beauty’

Movies like Sorry to Bother You and Blindspotting, set in the city and made by local directors, have brought global attention to a hub of art and activism The film-maker Nijla Mu’min’s debut movie was based on her upbringing as a black Muslim girl in Oakland, California. Although Jinn was inspired by their own lives, […]

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Greg Gianforte misled police after assault of Guardian journalist, incident report indicates

Newly released record of attack reveals Montana congressman falsely said Ben Jacobs had initiated physical contact US congressman Greg Gianforte misinformed police after his assault of Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs in May, falsely stating that Jacobs had initiated physical contact and that the” liberal media … is trying to make a narrative “, according to […]

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SHIRTLESS Rob Kardashian& Blac Chyna Enjoy A Protein-Filled BBQ! WATCH HERE!

DAMN! Those workouts have been paying off! Well, it looks like the KUWTK star’s cheat day didn’t affect him one bit! In a Snapchat video, the sock designer and his girlfriend enjoyed a lovely outdoor BBQ with plenty of healthy food! What was on the menu? Steak and chicken! Yum! Protein galore! Rob was feeling […]

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A white girl called police on black people barbecuing. This is how the community reacted

( CNN) Hundreds danced to hip-hop and ‘8 0s soul music Sunday and listened to local African-American nominees make their pitchings. But this cookout in Oakland, California, wasn’t only any springtime festival. The event, dubbed “BBQing While Black, ” was one community’s powerful response to what many perceived as yet another example of everyday racism. […]

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