Michael Franti is a poet, a political activist and a passionate musician who blends a myriad of styles into a unique stew of rock, pop, hip-hop and folk served with a healthy dose of positivity. His songs are call-to-arms anthems disguised as danceable hippie jams.
Saint Louis University has removed a statue depicting a prominent Jesuit missionary praying over two Native Americans following pressure from faculty and staff who complained it represented white supremacy.
High-end fashion retailer Lilly Pulitzer has disavowed an employee’s insensitive “fat-shaming” cartoons after photos of her office display at the company’s headquarters went viral.
A photo of a young Marine holding his bride-to-be’s hand in prayer went viral over Memorial Day weekend after it was posted online by the wedding photographer.
A man who once appeared on MTV’s “Catfish” reality show, featuring online con artists, was charged Wednesday with making terroristic threats against the Washington, D.C., public transportation system.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick apologized Tuesday for a post on social media that made light of the record-breaking rains and flooding that’s killed at least five people in Houston.
A group of well-known veterans are tired of Hollywood’s depiction of them on the big screen — so they’re making their own movie.