Ware's voice has instilled a devoted following and has made her a critical darling, and it's at the forefront of "Glasshouse," an album that contains her most compositionally ambitious tracks and revealing lyrics yet.
With her BET series, Ms. Thede, former head writer of "The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore," will be the first black female host in the format in several years.
Coates's eloquent polemics on the black experience in America brought him fame and the admiration of Barack Obama. Here he talks about the rise of white supremacy — and why Trump was a logical conclusion.
Hefner helped bring sex out of the shadows into the mainstream, but he wasn't simply some benevolent Santa Claus of the sexual revolution — accusations of exploitation, rape and abuse followed him for decades.
What really happened when the president's son ditched his security detail.
Wes Copeland seems a little nerdy, but also like a generally good dude. He also seems like he's really, really skilled at "Donkey Kong."
San Francisco's Tim Lincecum was the best pitcher in the league for a stretch and then, almost inexplicably, one of the worst.
He has been called an emissary of Satan and falsely blamed for one of the most notorious shootings in US history. But the singer has never been afraid of outrage. Is that really an excuse, though, to flick our interviewer's testicles?
This profile by Steve Oney from 1986, at the height of Stanton's career, is one to remember him by.
Reducing India's emissions will take more than science — it will take a new paradigm of de-colonialism, says Sunita Narain.
The comedy legend on Monty Python’s legacy, political correctness, and the funniest joke he ever told.
Before deciding he wanted to make a Safdie Brothers movie, the erstwhile heartthrob Robert Pattinson hadn't actually seen a Safdie Brothers movie.
In April, former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was found not guilty in a high-stakes double-murder trial, thanks to the efforts of his scrappy Miami attorney, Jose Baez — who some call the Johnnie Cochran of the twenty-first century.
From his tiny sanctum in London, the founder of WikiLeaks has interfered with the world’s most powerful institutions.
As the Voyager mission is winding down, so, too, are the careers of the aging explorers who expanded our sense of home in the galaxy.
"I definitely have a chip on my shoulder," he says, "about things not happening the way I think they should."
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington's last days were marked by both hope and heaviness. An inside look at the singer's life and death.
After a disastrous few months, Sadiq Khan tries to protect his city’s future.
T. J. Miller knows you think he's crazy for leaving HBO's "Silicon Valley," and he cares not in the least.
Norm Pace has spent his life as an explorer, charting dangerous caves and ushering in the golden age of microbiology.
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