High Court says Eva Green’s film project is a ‘Shakespeare joke’

A failed sci-fi film starring Bond girl Eva Green was a “Shakespearean farce”, the film’s producer told the High Court. Casino Royale actress Ms Green was set to lead the dystopian thriller A Patriot, but the production was abandoned in October 2019. The 42-year-old is now suing production company White Lantern Film, claiming she is … Read more

Within the College Board’s African American Studies Reformed Curriculum

A protester during a Black Lives Matter protest in Manhattan following the death of George Floyd, June 2, 2020. (Demetrius Freeman/The New York Times) Compensation. Black Lives Matter. Queer Studies. These are just some of the concepts that the College Board included in a pilot program for its Advanced Placement course in African American Studies, … Read more

Mourners demand justice at funeral for Tire Nichols as family calls on Congress to crack down on police violence

Hundreds of people gathered to celebrate the life of Tire Nichols Wednesday evening in a ceremony inside the Mississippi Boulevard Baptist Church in Memphis. The 29-year-old Black man was fatally beaten by a group of Memphis Police Department officers last month, and a horrifying film of the incident released last week has revived urgent calls … Read more