"What do you know about Paul Robeson?" internationally renowned baritone Anthony Brown asked writer Andrew Flack a few years back. "I know a little, but show me your notes," Flack responded. It was New Year's Eve, and the two men began talking about Robeson's life, his music, his political struggles ... More >>
Update: Last night, the Littleton School District announced that Arapahoe High School, where a Friday shooting left student Claire Davis fighting for her life (see our previous coverage below), will be closed through winter break. We've got the full schedule for students wishing to retrieve their be ... More >>
Nelson Mandela was a pivotal agent for change who inspired a rich musical legacy of resistance. Biographer Richard Stengel describes Mandela, who passed away yesterday at the age of 95, as "the last pure hero." And while he was all that and more, the music the iconic historical figure inspired was p ... More >>
Slap Shot 2: Number 28.The sports movie is rarely versatile: an outsider, or group of outsiders (wrong race, wrong gender, wrong species), have uncanny talent in their field, but the old guard (typically, white, old men), don't like the change the new person represents. So the rebels have to ... More >>
Why can't we all just get along? Oh, and stop throwing poo and pee at one another.
Look out, Cherry Hills: The world's coming to Denver.
Agitprop rapper Immortal Technique demands to be heard.
Nothing's sticking to the Teflon president.
Risky casting in Bas Bleu's A Lesson From Aloes creates an imbalance.
My Childen! My Africa! bears witness to the strength of the human spirit.
November 12 - 18, 1998
How a couple of "average, flawed people" are jammin' till the jam is through.