Scottish Government Reconsiders Giving “Hardcore” Sex Film Over £100,000 In Public Funding After Widespread Backlash

Creative Scotland is reconsidering the funding of a “hardcore” sex film that is set to be given almost £110,000 of public money after a widespread backlash. “Rein,” created by director Leonie Rae Gasson, describes itself on its website as a “fantastical 45 minute, multi-screen, moving image installation that immerses audiences in a raucous communal exploration […]

Black Journalist Condemns Japanese Historical Drama For Lack Of Racial Diversity

A newly released Japanese period drama premiering on Hulu and FX is being slammed as “historically inaccurate” for excluding Black people. In an op-ed, Black journalist William Spivey claims that some “early real-life Shoguns” were Black and that Black people lived in feudal Japan. Shogun premiered with its first two episodes on February 27, 2024, […]