Arts & Entertainment

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Native rap star Frank Waln to perform for ESPN show on R-word

Said Chi-Nations member Anthony Pochel on the portrayal of native people as mascots, "As Native youth we feel  - what's that word when you feel not a human - dehumanized."

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Comedian John Oliver confronts racism, police militarization in Ferguson

Sometimes it takes a Brit to hold up a mirror to America, capture its ugly side and reflect it back in biting, yet empathetic, satire.

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Among his many triumphs, Robin Williams stood with striking writers

Shock at the death of Robin Williams led me to search peoplesworld.org to see what we had written about him since 2002. What I found surprised me.

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“Final Fantasy,” capitalism, and the environment

"Final Fantasy VII" centers on a militant ecological group called AVALANCHE, which is trying to stop the Shinra corporation from destroying the planet in its pursuit of Mako energy. 

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Replaying Zelda from a progressive perspective

This year marks the 15th anniversary of the release of "The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time," frequently lauded as the greatest video game ever.

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Must-see film “Inequality For All” opens Sept. 27

The focus though is on the facts, such as the U.S. being the nearly most wealth-unequal country in the world.

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Video: Springsteen sings “Nueva Canción” as tribute to people of Argentina, Chile

Bruce Springsteen has mustered his best Spanish in a tribute to the people of Argentina.

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Class struggle from the couch

Back in 2011, the video-gaming industry was already three-fifths the size of the movie industry. For that reason alone, games deserve serious critical attention.

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"Multicultural Soup"

A poem from a recent People's World party, potluck and fundraiser celebrating international labor solidarity and the fight for immigrant rights.