Yellowface in CLOUD ATLAS

Hugo Weaving in yellowface

Yellowface in the new Cloud Atlas movie? Hollywood is getting out of control, forgetting the reality of racism in its mixed-up pursuit of ambition. Shame on the movie business. Last night, I found out that the new Cloud Atlas movie will be sporting several actors in yellowface–that is, white actors made up to look Asian. You can […]

Superdad Chris Shulgan on ‘Cocaine’s Son’

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“Superdad” author Christopher Shulgan reviews Dave Itzkoff’s new memoir about his relationship with his cocaine-addict father.