Texas legislators spar over the word ‘racism’ ahead of election bill vote

Texas legislators spar over the word 'racism' ahead of election bill vote

[ad_1] Debate over a sweeping elections bill in Texas took a bizarre turn Thursday after Republican House Speaker Dade Phelan asked members not to use the word “racism” while debating a bill Democrats have said will make it harder for people of color to vote. “Intentional discrimination of people of a certain race, is that … Read more

Jennifer Beals on how ‘The L Word’ reboot has adapted for a new generation

Jennifer Beals on how 'The L Word' reboot has adapted for a new generation

[ad_1] When “The L Word” premiered on Showtime in 2004, it broke barriers for its portrayal of lesbians and bisexual women living in Los Angeles. But in the decade between the series’ finale and the 2019 premiere of its reboot — “The L Word: Generation Q” — both the LGBTQ community and how its members are portrayed in films … Read more