Netflix’s new murder mystery could be next on your binge-watch list

Because everything has a post-credit scene these days.Image: Anne Marie Fox/HBO The following article contains spoilers for the season finale of HBO’s Sharp Objects and its post-credit scene.  First of all, if anyone happened to miss the post-credits scenes in Sharp Objects, that’s OK. They were tacked on at the…

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Patient Doesnt Understand His Diagnosis Until Black Doctor Steps In, Shows Why We Need More Black Men In Medicine

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention black men have the lowest life expectancy of any ethnic group in the United States. The reasons vary from high incarceration rates to barriers to health care access, but even before they are sick black men struggle with receiving preventative care. One study…

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Canada struggling with illegal border ‘crisis’ of its own ahead of crucial elections

To those fleeing persecution, terror & war, Canadians will welcome you, regardless of your faith. Diversity is our strength #WelcomeToCanada — Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) January 28, 2017 Many, such as the opposition Conservative Party’s shadow Minister for Immigration, Michelle Rempel, have said that this created an unrealistic expectation that anyone…

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Wikimedia warns EU copyright reform threatens the vibrant free web

The Wikimedia Foundation has sounded a stark warning against a copyright reform proposal in Europe that’s due to be voted on by the European Parliament next week. (With the mild irony that it’s done so with a blog post on the commercial Medium platform.) In the post, also emailed to…

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The National Black Police Association wrote a must-read letter to Nike about racism and police violence.

Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for Sports Illustrated. The National Black Police Association just put the Colin Kaepernick debate to rest. Kaepernick’s protest is all about calling attention to police violence and racism. His critics say kneeling during the national anthem is both disrespectful to the American flag and to…

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The dangerous precedent Trump sets by revoking John Brennan’s security clearance

(CNN)Here’s the explanation Utah Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch gave when asked why he supported President Donald Trump’s decision to strip former CIA Director John Brennan’s security clearance: Hatch is not alone in that view. “John Brennan is a cable news pundit,” Trump White House senior counselor Kellyanne Conway said Friday…

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‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’ is an immersive, web-slingin’ masterpiece

Look out! Here's comes the Spider-Man!Image: Insomniac The highest compliment I can pay to Marvel’s Spider Man is also the simplest: it makes me feel like I’m Spider-Man. Not sitting on my couch playing Spider-Man, I feel like Spider-Man. Everything from the ease of Marvel’s Spider Man‘s controls, to its…

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