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‘Queen & Slim’ artfully tells inspirational, raw story highlighting police brutality and a biased justice system

‘Queen & Slim’ artfully tells inspirational, raw story highlighting police brutality and a biased justice system

January 14, 2020

“Queen & Slim” is an artful and enticing story adapted from the real-life threats faced by African-Americans posed by the American justice system, particularly violent...

Kanye West’s new album sparks controversy

Kanye West’s new album sparks controversy

November 21, 2019

After failing to release his album on September 27th, Kanye West’s album came out a month later on October 25th.  Titled Jesus is King, the album features gospel music intertwine...

Elton John’s “Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour”, Leaves Many Wanting More

November 20, 2019

The stage goes dark.  All that can be heard is the sound of a Yamaha Disklavier piano.    Music fills the State Farm Arena and the song is easily recognized.  Cheering begins t...

‘Joker’ captivates audiences with refreshing perspective

‘Joker’ captivates audiences with refreshing perspective

November 6, 2019

“Joker” directed by Todd Phillips, has smashed the previous box office record for highest-grossing R-rated movie, surpassing Deadpool 2’s $785.5 million. Having raked in...

“Pose” is a ferocious ballroom blast

“Pose” is a ferocious ballroom blast

October 7, 2019

Pose is a FX drama set in the 80's New York that tells us the vigilance and  resilience of the LGBTQ community and enacts a story filled with emotion and glamorous presentations ...

“Queer Eye,” more than a makeover

“Queer Eye,” more than a makeover

August 29, 2019

Queer Eye stars “The Fab Five” who help everyday heroes and heroines completely makeover their lives. Through design and fashion expertise, the Fab Five form relationships...

“Barry” in the production of season three

“Barry” in the production of season three

August 28, 2019

In April of 2018, HBO released a new crime series, “Barry,” starring Bill Hader as Barry. Like most crime shows, “Barry” features dark characters and maintains a constant, naggi...

Euphoria changes the way teens view media

Euphoria changes the way teens view media

August 28, 2019

The HBO original Euphoria will change everything you know about teen representation in media. Released June 16th of this year, the show covers lots of relevant topics, including ...

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story Does the Renowned Designer Justice

Maeve Malaney-Lau

March 6, 2019

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story is set in July of 1997 in Miami. From the start, we see a stark contrast of two different worlds. While world renowned Italian designer and fashion icon Gianni Versace, played by Edgar Ramirez, is lounging in his Italian style beachfront villa, Andrew Cunanan, played by Darren Criss, stumbles through the city, high on drugs, with a gun in his ...

Nexus’ Best Movies and Music of 2018

Nexus’ Best Movies and Music of 2018

February 4, 2019

2018 was a monumental year for films and music. The first Marvel movie with a mostly black cast, Black Panther, was released. Cardi B became the first female rapper with three ...

2019 Oscar Predictions

2019 Oscar Predictions

January 22, 2019

The nominations for this year’s Oscars, which will be on February 24th, were released Tuesday morning. “The Favourite”, an indie Victorian film, and “Roma”, a look at...

“To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” makes hearts flutter

“To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” makes hearts flutter

November 8, 2018

Netflix original To All The Boys I've Loved Before is a heart-warming expression of high school romance.

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