There is nothing above reproach for Black Lives Matter activists and the acclaimed musical Hamilton and its creator, Lin-Manuel Miranda, are under attack for silence on protests and historical revisionism. “We spoke out on the day of the Pulse shooting. We spoke out when Vice President Mike Pence came toContinue Reading

Mississippi lawmakers voted Sunday to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag, more than a century after the design was adopted a generation after the South lost the Civil War. Officials held a ceremony Wednesday to retire the former state flag and send it to a history museum,Continue Reading

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that taking down historical statues of notable American leaders is “a healthy expression” of anger alleged systemic racism and historic problems. Cuomo was responding to a question about agreement with President Donald Trump’s guidance that cities should be doing “more to protect monuments,”Continue Reading

The headlines read “Calls to remove controversial Abraham Lincoln statue in Boston” as the Black Lives Matters protests sparked support to take down a statue of Abraham Lincoln in Boston’s Park Square, between the Park Plaza and the Transportation Building. President Lincoln, the Great Empancipator, stands over a half-clothed freedContinue Reading

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Over fifty years later, Sergio Leone’s The Good, the Bad and the Ugly is still widely stands as the Best Western Film of All-Time. The 1966 epic which catapulted Clint Eastwood’s fame is also much more than a cowboys-and-Indians film with groundbreaking storytelling techniques which inspired filmmakers for decades. TheContinue Reading