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Salon.com
The solace of street knowledge: Violence, black vulnerability and reading the lessons of Ta-Nehisi Coates in “Straight Outta Compton”In its explosive first minutes, “Straight Outta Compton” drops the viewer abrup
The solace of street knowledge: Violence, black vulnerability and reading the lessons of Ta-Nehisi Coates in “Straight Outta Compton”
Salon.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
In its explosive first minutes, “Straight Outta Compton” drops the viewer abruptly, without condescension or pretense, into a world where violence is omnipresent. The film introduces us to Eric, aka, we’re told, Eazy-E, soon to be member of the... Read more
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News.com.au
O’Shea Jackson Jr talks about playing his father in upcoming movie about his life, Straight Outta Compton 'Straight Outta Compton' straight into box office lead 1:21 'Straight Outta
O’Shea Jackson Jr talks about playing his father in upcoming movie about his life, Straight Outta Compton
News.com.au / Posted 5 hours ago
'Straight Outta Compton' straight into box office lead 1:21 'Straight Outta Compton' sets August weekend box office record for an R-rated film... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Dis-integrating AmericaThe Wednesday morning murders of 24-year-old Roanoke TV reporter Alison Parker
Dis-integrating America
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 14 hours ago
The Wednesday morning murders of 24-year-old Roanoke TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward, 27, were a racist atrocity, a hate crime. Were they not white, they would be alive today. Their killer, Vester L. Flanagan II, said as much in... Read more
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The Irish Times
O’Shea Jackson Jr: a chip off the old Cube Playing his own father in the smash NWA biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’, 24-ye
O’Shea Jackson Jr: a chip off the old Cube
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
Playing his own father in the smash NWA biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’, 24-year-old O’Shea Jackson Jr offers far more than just a surly imitation The music-themed biopic has thrown some unlovely, unwanted... Read more
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Queensland Times
Miller 'on top of' Police Minister jobMR CHAPMAN, your verbal attacks on Jo-Ann Miller and, need I say, the unions is
Miller 'on top of' Police Minister job
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
MR CHAPMAN, your verbal attacks on Jo-Ann Miller and, need I say, the unions is highly scurrilous and deeply unappreciated (QT August 27). You've implied that the Member has slotted in perfectly with the Peter Principle's representation of a... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Straight Outta creative licenseStraight Outta ComptonDirected by F. Gary Gray Starring: O’Shea Jackson Jr., C
Straight Outta creative license
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Straight Outta ComptonDirected by F. Gary Gray Starring: O’Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell Rated R for language throughout, strong sexuality/nudity,violence and drug use 2 hr. 27 min. First and foremost, this feature film is a... Read more
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OC Weekly
Kanye West and Morrissey Still Embodied the Old Spirit of FYF FestJudging by each of their performances over the weekend, it turns out they actua
Kanye West and Morrissey Still Embodied the Old Spirit of FYF Fest
OC Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Judging by each of their performances over the weekend, it turns out they actually kinda do. On Saturday night, nearly every living soul inside the gates deserted their post to go see Kanye (even plenty of the ones who claimed they wouldn't). Why?... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Minimovies: - MoviesAnt-Man: The casting of likable, verbally nimble Paul Rudd as Scott Lang/Ant-Ma
Minimovies: - Movies
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Ant-Man: The casting of likable, verbally nimble Paul Rudd as Scott Lang/Ant-Man seemed inspired, but what we have is a lightweight, cliche-riddled origins story that veers between inside-joke comedy, ponderous redemption story lines and nifty CGI... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Pam Stone: Hollywood is peopleBecause — as I explain when I hear over and over, “Don’t let Hollywood try to g
Pam Stone: Hollywood is people
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Because — as I explain when I hear over and over, “Don’t let Hollywood try to get its claws into you” or “You know how Hollywood chews people up and spits them out” — Hollywood is people. The concept of the sleazy studio guy with the cigar and the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Pam Stone: Hollywood is peopleBecause — as I explain when I hear over and over, “Don't let Hollywood try to g
Pam Stone: Hollywood is people
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Because — as I explain when I hear over and over, “Don't let Hollywood try to get its claws into you” or “You know how Hollywood chews people up and spits them out” — Hollywood is people. The concept of the sleazy studio guy with the cigar and the... Read more
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/Film
Must Read: Ava DuVernay Straight Outta Compton ReviewF. Gary Gray‘s Straight Outta Compton has been getting great reviews from just
Must Read: Ava DuVernay Straight Outta Compton Review
/Film / Posted 8 days ago
F. Gary Gray‘s Straight Outta Compton has been getting great reviews from just about everyone, and now you can add Ava DuVernay to its growing list of admirers. The Selma director is uniquely qualified to critique the film. Not only is she an... Read more
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thebee
Ice Cube Wants Dinner With Barack ObamaIce Cube has told Sky News that he would like to have dinner with Barack Obama
Ice Cube Wants Dinner With Barack Obama
thebee / Posted 8 days ago
Ice Cube has told Sky News that he would like to have dinner with Barack Obama after he leaves the White House because he thinks the conversation would be "juicier". He was speaking as he promotes his NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton, which charts... Read more
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Mashable
Straight after 'Compton,' Ice Cube and son get L.A. riots thriller in the worksImage: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images LOS ANGELES — Ice Cube and his son O’Shea Ja
Straight after 'Compton,' Ice Cube and son get L.A. riots thriller in the works
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
Image: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images LOS ANGELES — Ice Cube and his son O’Shea Jackson Jr., who played his dad in Straight Outta Compton, are in the early stages of packaging an L.A. riots-themed thriller at Lionsgate, Mashable has confirmed. The... Read more
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/Film
Ice Cube and Son in Talks for LA Riots ThrillerStraight Outta Compton, produced by Ice Cube based on his own life and starring
Ice Cube and Son in Talks for LA Riots Thriller
/Film / Posted 8 days ago
Straight Outta Compton, produced by Ice Cube based on his own life and starring his son O’Shea Jackson Jr., has proven to be box-office gold, and you can already see evidence of producers trying to kickstart projects that might imitate or borrow some... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Senate candidates critique police and new body-camera lawCHARLESTON, S.C. — During a South Carolina Democratic Party debate Wednesday, D
Senate candidates critique police and new body-camera law
Bluffton Today / Posted 8 days ago
CHARLESTON, S.C. — During a South Carolina Democratic Party debate Wednesday, Democratic candidates for a Lowcountry Senate seat shared their perceptions of law enforcement and the new state law that requires police to wear body cameras. On Oct. 20,... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
Gangsta rap biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’ a compelling, worthy filmHollywood has struggled in recent years with developing a broad appeal for its
Gangsta rap biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’ a compelling, worthy film
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted 9 days ago
Hollywood has struggled in recent years with developing a broad appeal for its critically popular staple of biographical films, dubbed “biopics,” despite large portions of accolades being heaped upon the genre which brought us Eddie Redmayne’s... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Straight Outta Compton, Straight Into NowIn one of Straight Outta Compton's most powerful shots, two men walk toward a p
Straight Outta Compton, Straight Into Now
The Source Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
In one of Straight Outta Compton's most powerful shots, two men walk toward a police line. Held between them are a blue and a red bandana, knotted together, signifying unity in the face of a common enemy. It's part of a scene that recreates the chaos... Read more
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Salon.com
Fox News thinks it’s just horrible that young people will learn about Rodney King beating from “Straight Outta Compton”On “Fox & Friends” Wednesday morning, co-hosts Brian Kilmeade and Steve Doocy s
Fox News thinks it’s just horrible that young people will learn about Rodney King beating from “Straight Outta Compton”
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
On “Fox & Friends” Wednesday morning, co-hosts Brian Kilmeade and Steve Doocy spoke with former Washington D.C. homicide detective Rod Willard about the film “Straight Outta Compton” and the suggestion that it “adds fuel to the fire of cop hatred... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Remembering the 1972 Wattstax concert brings us to crucial voices of Kendrick Lamar, PrinceIt was spoken of as sort of a black Woodstock. It featured artists like Isaac H
Remembering the 1972 Wattstax concert brings us to crucial voices of Kendrick Lamar, Prince
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
It was spoken of as sort of a black Woodstock. It featured artists like Isaac Hayes and the Staple Singers. And it was right here in L.A. But judging by its absence in conversations about the '60s and '70s, few remember the 1972 Wattstax concert. It... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Review: The beautiful, intense accomplishments of ‘Straight Outta Compton’Music biopics are a difficult genre to sell. While countless artists have live
Review: The beautiful, intense accomplishments of ‘Straight Outta Compton’
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 10 days ago
Music biopics are a difficult genre to sell. While countless artists have lived lives practically written for the screen, only a handful of movies have excelled at telling their story. Straight Outta Compton defines the history of N.W.A., the rap... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
Relevant: 15 Hip-Hop Songs That Slam Police Brutality It’s 2015; approximately 24 years since Rodney King was beaten by the LAPD; 1
Relevant: 15 Hip-Hop Songs That Slam Police Brutality
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 10 days ago
It’s 2015; approximately 24 years since Rodney King was beaten by the LAPD; 16 years since Amadou Diallo caught an onslaught of NYPD gunfire and it is still damn near impossible for the country... Read more
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Newton Daily News
A vision for Ferguson, Baltimore, L.A. and everywhereIt provides a blueprint for how we might begin to rebuild Ferguson and the many
A vision for Ferguson, Baltimore, L.A. and everywhere
Newton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
It provides a blueprint for how we might begin to rebuild Ferguson and the many American communities that look like Ferguson. That third milestone is the 1992 unrest in South Los Angeles. In April 1992, L.A. erupted, sparked by the acquittal of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Remembering the 1972 Wattstax concert brings us to crucial voices of Kendrick Lamar, PrinceIt was spoken of as sort of a black Woodstock. It featured artists like Isaac H
Remembering the 1972 Wattstax concert brings us to crucial voices of Kendrick Lamar, Prince
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
It was spoken of as sort of a black Woodstock. It featured artists like Isaac Hayes and the Staple Singers. And it was right here in L.A. But judging by its absence in conversations about the '60s and '70s, few remember the 1972 Wattstax concert. It... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
How NWA came straight outta Compton and went mainstreamAt the (very brief) height of their powers, the rap crew NWA were labelled “the
How NWA came straight outta Compton and went mainstream
Mail & Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
At the (very brief) height of their powers, the rap crew NWA were labelled “the most dangerous group in the world”. They united liberal left and reactionary right in disgust at their works and were considered worthy of the unfriendly, and very... Read more
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The Irish Times
The great and the grisly of gangsta rap A forthcoming biopic about NWA, and a new album from Dr Dre, have focused atte
The great and the grisly of gangsta rap
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
A forthcoming biopic about NWA, and a new album from Dr Dre, have focused attention on a time when rap music came with a violent, nihilistic undertow The gangsta rap revival is in full swing. The release later... Read more
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Philly.com
From Howard Stern to Donald Trump as democracy amuses itself to death"All right. Kasie Hunt, let`s take a listen for a second to see what Hillary`s
From Howard Stern to Donald Trump as democracy amuses itself to death
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
"All right. Kasie Hunt, let`s take a listen for a second to see what Hillary`s reception is like inside that Wing Dings dinner in Clear Lake, Iowa. Take a listen." Finally! Grown-up time. Here was the former secretary state, already into her speech,... Read more
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E! Online
Ava DuVernay's Moving Twitter Review of Straight Outta ComptonThis was a big weekend for Straight Outta Compton. Huge. Not only did the movi
Ava DuVernay's Moving Twitter Review of Straight Outta Compton
E! Online / Posted 11 days ago
This was a big weekend for Straight Outta Compton. Huge. Not only did the movie release to some pretty rave reviews, but it straight up killed at the box office. The biopic, which follows rap group N.W.A.'s rise to fame, blew the competition out of... Read more
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Black Press USA
Straight Outta Compton and the Social Burdens of Hip-Hop Adrienne Green, THE ATLANTIC (The Atlantic) — A few decades have changed a l
Straight Outta Compton and the Social Burdens of Hip-Hop
Black Press USA / Posted 11 days ago
Adrienne Green, THE ATLANTIC (The Atlantic) — A few decades have changed a lot about hip-hop, but arguably not that much about America. In 1986, the five black teens who eventually became the... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Review: Straight Outta ComptonMusic biopics are a difficult genre to sell. While countless artists have live
Review: Straight Outta Compton
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 11 days ago
Music biopics are a difficult genre to sell. While countless artists have lived lives practically written for the screen, only a handful of movies have excelled at telling their story. Straight Outta Compton defines the history of N.W.A, the rap... Read more
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Business Insider
That awful pit bull scene in 'Straight Outta Compton' actually happenedThe real Dr. Dre and Ice Cube broke their silence on "Straight Outta Compton" t
That awful pit bull scene in 'Straight Outta Compton' actually happened
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
The real Dr. Dre and Ice Cube broke their silence on "Straight Outta Compton" to The Hollywood Reporter, and the former had an interesting tale to tell about that crazy moment that, yes, actually happened. In 1996, Dre left Suge Knight’s record... Read more
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International Business Times
Straight Outta Compton movie: Selma director Ava DuVernay reviews N.W.A. biopic with 18 epic tweets She directed one of the biggest tearjerkers of 2014 but filmmaker Ava DuVernay
Straight Outta Compton movie: Selma director Ava DuVernay reviews N.W.A. biopic with 18 epic tweets
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
She directed one of the biggest tearjerkers of 2014 but filmmaker Ava DuVernay admits she cried while watching the N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton. The Selma director offloaded her thoughts on the critically acclaimed picture during a lengthy... Read more
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The Huffington Post
What A Producer Learned From One Of LA's Most Polarizing Police ChiefsBrian Grazer may be an Oscar-winning Hollywood producer, but first and foremost
What A Producer Learned From One Of LA's Most Polarizing Police Chiefs
The Huffington Post / Posted 12 days ago
Brian Grazer may be an Oscar-winning Hollywood producer, but first and foremost, he is a man devoted to exploring his curiosity. For the past 30 years, Grazer has tracked down luminaries in various fields -- science, business, politics, art, even... Read more
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The Buffalo News
A welcome cultural reappraisal of ‘Iceberg Slim’Street Poison: The Biography of Iceberg Slim By Justin Gifford Doubleday 288
A welcome cultural reappraisal of ‘Iceberg Slim’
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
Street Poison: The Biography of Iceberg Slim By Justin Gifford Doubleday 288 pages, $26.95 By Christopher Schobert There was a time when Dave Chappelle was the nation’s most quotable comic, and also one of its most popular touring performers.... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR Story | Alaska Public MediaThrough Watts Riots And Rodney King, Hawkins House Of Burgers Stands Strong So
NPR Story | Alaska Public Media
Alaska Public / Posted 14 days ago
Through Watts Riots And Rodney King, Hawkins House Of Burgers Stands Strong Some people take the day off for their birthdays. Not Cynthia Hawkins. She is at the grill of Hawkins House of Hamburgers, making food that keeps her customers happy, like... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Through Watts Riots And Rodney King, Hawkins House Of Burgers Stands StrongSome people take the day off for their birthdays. Not Cynthia Hawkins. She is a
Through Watts Riots And Rodney King, Hawkins House Of Burgers Stands Strong
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
Some people take the day off for their birthdays. Not Cynthia Hawkins. She is at the grill of Hawkins House of Hamburgers, making food that keeps her customers happy, like her bacon cheeseburger. And she's persnickety about the bacon. "Applewood... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
'Straight Outta Compton' review: N.W.A. biopic as uneven as the group was incendiaryN.W.A.'s infamous anthem "F--- tha Police" is a blistering invective, hostile v
'Straight Outta Compton' review: N.W.A. biopic as uneven as the group was incendiary
Staten Island Advance / Posted 14 days ago
N.W.A.'s infamous anthem "F--- tha Police" is a blistering invective, hostile voices shouting back at abusive authority. Hearing it 26 years after its debut, it still rumbles rigorously, not in the purposeful confrontation of its words – which are,... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Fox’s ambush of the DonaldRighteousness abounded after the Cleveland debate. How dare Trump criticize Fox
Fox’s ambush of the Donald
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 14 days ago
Righteousness abounded after the Cleveland debate. How dare Trump criticize Fox's correspondents and refuse to automatically endorse the GOP nominee? That the Fox team was loaded for bear is unquestionable. They acted as if they were candidates,... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Straight Outta Whitewash - Editor’s note: This column contains several profanities that have been edited for content. My Instagram and Facebook feeds have been filled with unwitting apologists for racism against Korean-American small-business owne...Editor’s note: This column contains several profanities that have been edited f
Straight Outta Whitewash - Editor’s note: This column contains several profanities that have been edited for content. My Instagram and Facebook feeds have been filled with unwitting apologists for racism against Korean-American small-business owne...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Editor’s note: This column contains several profanities that have been edited for content. My Instagram and Facebook feeds have been filled with unwitting apologists for racism against Korean-American small-business owners. Here’s how the poison is... Read more
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ABC News 4 Charleston
Universal offers to pay for extra security during 'Straight Outta Compton' premiereWASHINGTON (WJLA) — Universal Pictures, the company behind the movie "Straight
Universal offers to pay for extra security during 'Straight Outta Compton' premiere
ABC News 4 Charleston / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (WJLA) — Universal Pictures, the company behind the movie "Straight Outta Compton," has released a statement saying it would reimburse any costs associated with hiring additional security for the movie’s premiere. "Universal is proud of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Straight Outta Compton': A conversation with director F. Gary GrayDirector F. Gary Gray is no stranger to the music or back story of N.W.A. He gr
'Straight Outta Compton': A conversation with director F. Gary Gray
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
Director F. Gary Gray is no stranger to the music or back story of N.W.A. He grew up in the same neighborhoods as the South L.A. rap group, worked on Ice Cube’s early videos before directing the rapper’s first major film, “Friday,” and worked with... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
A Vision for Ferguson, Baltimore, L.A. and EverywhereThis month, the nation will acknowledge two political milestones. On Aug. 9, we
A Vision for Ferguson, Baltimore, L.A. and Everywhere
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
This month, the nation will acknowledge two political milestones. On Aug. 9, we marked the one-year anniversary of the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. Two days later, we marked the 50th anniversary of the uprising in Watts. A third civil disturbance,... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Movie Review: ‘Straight Outta Compton' is classic American tale of aspiration, excessArriving at a moment when the battle cry of “F*** Tha Police” has been supersed
Movie Review: ‘Straight Outta Compton' is classic American tale of aspiration, excess
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 15 days ago
Arriving at a moment when the battle cry of “F*** Tha Police” has been superseded by the equally urgent if more palatable slogan “Black Lives Matter,” “Straight Outta Compton” — an epic biopic that traces the unlikely rise and fractious fall of the... Read more
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The Atlantic
‘Straight Outta Compton’ Points to What's Missing in Modern Hip-HopA few decades have changed a lot about hip-hop, but arguably not that much abou
‘Straight Outta Compton’ Points to What's Missing in Modern Hip-Hop
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
A few decades have changed a lot about hip-hop, but arguably not that much about America. In 1986, the five black teens who eventually became the legendary rap group N.W.A. struggled to navigate life in Compton amid routine police brutality—not... Read more
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Pitchfork
From the Pitchfork Review: Who Got the Camera? N.W.A's Embrace of "Reality," 1988-1992The stunning visual evidence of racialized police brutality can still powerfull
From the Pitchfork Review: Who Got the Camera? N.W.A's Embrace of "Reality," 1988-1992
Pitchfork / Posted 15 days ago
The stunning visual evidence of racialized police brutality can still powerfully intervene into this “reality.” On July 17, 2014, Eric Garner, a 43-year-old father of six, was approached by two NYPD officers outside a beauty store in Tompkinsville,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The 'Compton' moment and how Dr. Dre is asserting the dominance of L.A. hip-hopThat Dr. Dre actually released an album on Aug. 7, "Compton: A Soundtrack," is
The 'Compton' moment and how Dr. Dre is asserting the dominance of L.A. hip-hop
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
That Dr. Dre actually released an album on Aug. 7, "Compton: A Soundtrack," is almost as disorienting as the album being so satisfying and aesthetically of the moment. After working on the near mythical (but real) "Detox" album for more than a... Read more
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Slate
Straight Outta Compton Revives the Spirit of NWA at a Time When It’s All Too NecessaryStraight Outta ComptonLike its subject, the NWA biopic is exhilarating, abrasiv
Straight Outta Compton Revives the Spirit of NWA at a Time When It’s All Too Necessary
Slate / Posted 15 days ago
Straight Outta ComptonLike its subject, the NWA biopic is exhilarating, abrasive, and peaks early. The opening track onEazy-E’s 1988 LP Eazy-Duz-It begins with a spooky baritone voice offering an unexpected challenge to the well-meaning soul who has... Read more
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Everett Herald
'Straight Outta Compton' is an enlightening portrait of N.W.A.‘Straight Outta Compton’ is an enlightening portrait of N.W.A. Published: Frid
'Straight Outta Compton' is an enlightening portrait of N.W.A.
Everett Herald / Posted 15 days ago
‘Straight Outta Compton’ is an enlightening portrait of N.W.A. Published: Friday, August 14, 2015, 7:38 a.m. �Straight Outta Compton,� a drama about the rap group N.W.A., boasts instant audience appeal.Longtime admirers of the Los Angeles ensemble,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
How NWA came straight outta Compton and went mainstreamAt the (very brief) height of their powers, the rap crew NWA were labelled “the
How NWA came straight outta Compton and went mainstream
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 days ago
At the (very brief) height of their powers, the rap crew NWA were labelled “the most dangerous group in the world”. They united liberal left and reactionary right in disgust at their works, and were considered worthy of the unfriendly, and very... Read more
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Boston Herald
Movie review: Gangsta rap comes 'Straight Outta Compton'You can’t get more current, or more electric, than F. Gary Gray’s “Straight Out
Movie review: Gangsta rap comes 'Straight Outta Compton'
Boston Herald / Posted 15 days ago
You can’t get more current, or more electric, than F. Gary Gray’s “Straight Outta Compton.” The film, a biopic of the landmark Los Angeles “gangsta rap” group N.W.A. — its founding members, its art, its legacy — seems ripped from today’s headlines... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
5 things you need to know Friday1. American flag-raising symbolizes financial hope for Cubans When the America
5 things you need to know Friday
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
1. American flag-raising symbolizes financial hope for Cubans When the American flag is hoisted above the U.S. Embassy in Cuba for the first time in 50 years on Friday, it will symbolize the historic reacquaintance of the United States and Cuba.... Read more
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