AIDS play ‘The Inheritance’ and musical ‘Moulin Rouge!’ won the top honors at Broadway's Tony Awards in a four-hour ceremony that promoted the return of live theater and called for better opportunities for Black writers and performers. More here:
On this day 10 years ago, Apple sent out invites for its Oct 4, 2011, iPhone event in which Tim Cook would announce the iPhone 4s and Siri to a small audience and, in the front row, a chair covered in black for the ailing Steve Jobs (he would die on Oct 5)
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To be silent is to be complicit. Black lives matter. We have a platform, and we have a duty to our Black members, employees, creators and talent to speak up.
If you’re unbothered or mildly bothered by the 1st knee, but outraged by the 2nd, then, in my father’s words, you’re “more devoted to order than to justice.” And more passionate about an anthem that supposedly symbolizes freedom than you are about a Black man’s freedom to live.