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Anchorage Museum’s ‘We Up’ exhibit highlights northern indigenous hip-hop

There's a northern hip-hop party going on at the Anchorage Museum, and it won't stop until the end of the month. The "We Up" exhibit showcases video of indigenous northern hip-hop artists in three adjoining rooms on the first floor. In the first room, Ailu Valle raps in the Sami language in a Finnish forest. In the next, Athabascan rapper Samuel Johns delivers rapid-fire rhymes in sunglasses and headphones about issues facing his people. And in the third, dancer Brianna (McMillen) Pritchard,...

35 Years Later, Michael Jackson's Thriller Aviators Are Reimagined: Exclusive

As the excitement for the upcoming 35th anniversary of Michael Jackson’s Thriller builds, luxury eyewear brand Illesteva, a favorite of Rihanna and Beyoncé, has released a limited edition pair of sunglasses inspired by the pop star’s love of shades. The frameless gold mirrored shades were crafted from a single sheet lens and feature a tiny engraving of Jackson’s signature in the corner.The launch is a collaboration between Illesteva and the Michael Jackson estate, overseen by Ziffren...

Liberals sick of the alt-left are taking 'the red pill'

The mainstream media failed to see the rise of Donald Trump in 2016. Now it’s overlooking another grassroots movement that may soon be of equal significance— the growing number of liberals “taking the red pill.”  People of all ages and ethnicities are posting YouTube videos describing “red pill moments”—personal awakenings that have caused them to reject leftist narratives imbibed since childhood from friends, teachers, and the news and entertainment media.You might say that those who take...