The largest Protestant denomination in the United States is in crisis over the community’s reluctance to acknowledge systemic racism; one of our reporters speaks with the Reverend Dwight McKissic, who considered himself a loyalist but could additionally accept as true with reached a brink. Jon M. Chu talks about his film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hit stage musical “In the Heights,” which opens this week. Plus, our producer looks at the GameStop squeeze of ultimate winter and tries to resolve out the motives of the shrimp traders on the Reddit discussion board r/WallStreetBets. Are they out for vengeance on the Man? Are they after lulz? Or are they prison making an strive to invent a buck?
A Rift over Racism Divides the Southern Baptist Convention
The largest Protestant denomination in America is in crisis over the community’s reluctance to acknowledge systemic racism.
Jon M. Chu on “In the Heights”
An Asian-American director from California used to be tapped to adapt Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hit stage musical, a treasure letter to the Latino community of Manhattan. No stress!
The GameStop Surge, and How It Changed Wall Avenue
By facilitating a coördinated meme-stock surge, shrimp traders following the Reddit discussion board r/WallStreetBets shook global monetary markets. However why?