This Is ‘Us’: 9 Spooky Hip-Hop Songs That Should Be in Jordan Peele’s New Flick — Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture

https://www.youtube.com/embed/XW1HNWqdVbk?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Source: Axelle/Bauer-Griffin / Getty The trailer for Jordan Peele’s Us has all of social media shook, and for plenty of good reasons. For one, the storyline about a Black family being haunted by evil versions of themselves while on vacation looks creepy as hell. “For my second feature, I wanted to create a monster … Continue reading This Is ‘Us’: 9 Spooky Hip-Hop Songs That Should Be in Jordan Peele’s New Flick — Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture

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HBO’s Sandra Bland Documentary Proves Her Spirit Is Still Advocating for Justice — Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture

https://www.youtube.com/embed/3wsRe454u8s?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Source: KENA BETANCUR / Getty On the 14th floor of HBO’s office, I am instantly greeted by Sandra Bland’s face as I walk into the conference room. Source: Sandra Bland’s sisters Shante Needham (L), Sharon Cooper (R) / Charise Frazier I see two women, Sharon Cooper and Shante Needham, who if given a brief glance,… … Continue reading HBO’s Sandra Bland Documentary Proves Her Spirit Is Still Advocating for Justice — Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture

To Freedom! Janelle Monáe Lands Role in Forthcoming Harriet Tubman Biopic — Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture

Source: NBC / Getty From appearing alongside Steve Carell as GI Julie in The Women of Marwen to gracing W magazine as a PI for Jordan Peele’s Noir Town, you could say Janelle Monáe’s had a hell of a year. Oh, and did we mention her latest album is amazing? Adding to her roster of… via … Continue reading To Freedom! Janelle Monáe Lands Role in Forthcoming Harriet Tubman Biopic — Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture

Hollywood’s New Favorite Trope: The “Go High” Black Woman AKA “The Bonnie” — Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture

Source: Jeff Kravitz / Getty Like many Black people, I’ve learned to turn off my Black brain when I watch white shows. I usually fail, but I’ve trained myself to try. Like when I watch Ozark, I know not to expect any Black people whatsoever. And in the past month when I chose to binge… via … Continue reading Hollywood’s New Favorite Trope: The “Go High” Black Woman AKA “The Bonnie” — Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture