'true blood' was low-key one of the most important tv shows of the last decade
It may have been a camp show about vampires and the South, with more sex than sense, but 'True Blood' kickstarted a generation of prestige TV that shows no sign of abating just quite yet.
more queer characters on tv than ever before, but they're mostly white
As TV makes progress with queer characters, black representation dips.
the female black rebel motorcycle club
The New York-based photographer June Canedo returned to her hometown of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina to document the women of colour staking their claim to a historically white male culture.
why it’s so important that award shows get it right
Top awards shows have a history of ignoring achievements of artists of colour. Moonlight’s Best Picture win at the Oscars highlight how important it is that they get it right...
chrissy teigen says asian models are "really underrepresented" in the fashion industry
During the spring/summer 17 season, only 7% of models walking the big four fashion weeks were Asian.
in 2016’s biggest films, barely a quarter of dialog came from women
Actresses were on screen, they were just very, very quiet.
this model is putting herself in all-white campaigns to show there’s room for models of colour
If no one else was going to put more models of colour into campaigns, Deddeh Howard decided to do it herself.
a new study reveals australian tv is as white as you thought it was
The report shows that while only 67 percent of the Aussie population is actually Anglo-Celtic, 82 percent of characters in our TV shows are white.
meet harold and howard, nickelodeon’s first gay couple
No matter who you are, we bet these loving but overprotective dads will remind you of your folks.
can we really fix music’s diversity problem?
While the current debate around representation of non-men in music is bogged down in issues of tokenism, the real problem isn’t about skills — it’s about opportunity.
queering blockbusters: the case for giving captain america a boyfriend
The introduction of a queer character to the superhero movie cannon wouldn’t just be a win for diversity, it could also dispel deeply held and damaging stereotypes that haunt mainstream media.
rejecting poverty porn and celebrating detroit’s rebirth
Photographer Ben Burgess is trying to change the way the world sees Detroit, while navigating the tricky task of presenting a community he doesn't actually belong to.