I’ve been seeking to tease out the strongest argument on behalf of cancel culture – because why champion one kind of speech to the exclusion of another?
Watch ‘Insecure’ Exec Producers Issa Rae and Prentice Penny Discuss Race, Trauma and History | VideoBy Sharon Waxman | July 8, 2020 @ 12:56 PM
The conversation took place at Rae’s studio in South L.A., the week of June 20th.
‘Succession’ Star Jeremy Strong on That Notorious ‘L to the OG’ Rap: ‘It Felt Like Walking the Plank’By Sharon Waxman | July 7, 2020 @ 11:05 AM
TheWrap Emmy magazine: “Rapping feels very empowering,” actor says
- By Sharon Waxman | July 2, 2020 @ 5:22 PM
“Non-consumer companies are joining… Where is Hollywood?” asks ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt, one of the leaders of the boycott
- By Sharon Waxman | July 2, 2020 @ 1:30 PM
TheWrap Emmy magazine: “We don’t really get a lot of television shows that promote Black beauty, Black art, without having to have our burden be front and center all the time,” exec producer Prentice Penny says
- By Sharon Waxman | June 28, 2020 @ 8:17 PM
In challenge after challenge, Facebook became increasingly deferential to our bully-in-chief, successively emboldening him to continue his (often inaccurate, always unkind) attacks on opponents
Casey Wasserman Back in Talks to Acquire Paradigm’s Music Assets, CEO Sam Gores Sidelined (Exclusive)By Trey Williams and Sharon Waxman | June 22, 2020 @ 2:40 PM
Music-centric talent agency continues to struggle financially amid the concert business shutdown
- By Sharon Waxman | June 15, 2020 @ 12:21 PM
A wave of editorial resignations and pushback on a Wrap op-ed reflect a division over the shared norms of journalism