Little Rock Participates in Nationwide Women’s March

Arkansas women and men came from all over the state to take part in this year’s March On the Polls in front of the capitol in Little Rock, Saturday. The event was sponsored by March On, Arkansas!, a new grassroots organization that, “is committed to dismantling systems of oppression by amplifying the message of groups […]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

The Star Wars Saga continues in its latest installment, the Last Jedi. It is the second of a planned new trilogy of films, and the eighth “episode” in the franchise’s main story line. It is also the series’ best entry yet. Written and directed by Looper director Rian Johnson, the Last Jedi follows 2015’s Star […]

Clinton speaks with the President of Liberia.

Former President Bill Clinton came back to Little Rock, Ark. last week, to lead a conversation with the President of Liberia, Mrs. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. The conversation was part of the Kumpuris Distinguished Lecture Series, hosted by the Clinton School of Public Service at the Statehouse Convention Center. To open the conversation, Sirleaf  recounted the […]

Blade Runner 2049

Blade Runner 2049 is among a long line of sequels, reboots, and television shows making use of the one thing audiences can’t resist: 80s nostalgia. The film, directed by Denis Villeneuve, continues the story of 1982’s Blade Runner, a science-fiction crime drama about Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), an ex-cop forced by his old boss to […]

Happy Death Day review: have we seen this all before?

They say cats have nine lives, well Tree’s got way more than that. Directed by Christopher Landon, who is best known for the Paranormal Activity movies, Happy Death Day is the new hit horror flick that follows Tree Gelman (“La La Land‘s” Jessica Rothe), a self-centered sorority girl at Bayfield University, as she repeatedly wakes up in […]

XXXTENTACION – 17

After being nominated for the XXL 2017 Freshman Class, XXXTENTACION showed that he had moved beyond simply being a SoundCloud rapper. His abrasive, hilariously vulgar style, as exemplified in tracks like “Look at Me!” and “I Don’t Wanna Do This Anymore,” polarized critics and listeners, creating both anticipation and dread for his first full studio […]

Mavis Staples Honors Little Rock Nine at Robinson Center

Gospel singer and civil rights activist Mavis Staples headlined a benefit concert at Robinson Center Music Hall this Saturday, performing for members of the Little Rock Nine. The concert was part of Reflections of Progress, a four-day commemoration of the 60th anniversary of Central High’s integration. Proceeds of the concert will go to the Little […]