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  • Why rapper Ana Tijoux won't be a sex object for her music

    Why rapper Ana Tijoux won't be a sex object for her music
    Ana Tijoux's latest piece of writing isn't a song. It's not a lyric. And it's not a collection of musical notes. Instead, it's a bit of a rant: an essay about the ways in which women's bodies are presented in popular culture. The French Chilean rapper, known internationally for her rapid-fire rhymes and socially conscious themes, says the piece came to her in an airport. 
  • CNN en Espanol, Media Under Siege as Unrest in Venezuela Continues

    The media remains under siege in Venezuela as anti-government street protests continue to escalate. CNN en Espanol anchor Patricia Janiot, a former beauty queen from Colombia, abruptly left the country Friday after allegedly receiving threats from the...

    Movies in the now, which changes from moment to moment

    Movies in the now, which changes from moment to moment
    With her candidly quotable, cutely gif-able kookiness, on screen and off, there may be no actress who seems more of right now than Jennifer Lawrence — she's been declared the queen of Tumblr after all. So it is of note when in the new "American...

    Amnesty International benefit concerts coming on DVD/CD on Nov. 5

    Amnesty International benefit concerts coming on DVD/CD on Nov. 5
    This post has been updated. See note below for details. Highlights from four Amnesty International all-star concert tours from 1986 and 1998 will be released for the first time on Nov. 5 in a six-disc DVD box and a two-CD set featuring awareness- and...

    Film Review: 'The Counselor' is an exercise in pessimism

    Film Review: 'The Counselor' is an exercise in pessimism
    Michael Fassbender plays the title character in Ridley Scott's new “The Counselor.” That's the only way the other characters address him, as though he has no identity outside of his professional role; we never learn his actual name. This...