Plus, a look at a new sci-fi thriller.
The actor and playwright on what motivates her to write.
Eric Garner, Run the Jewels, Chris Rock, and so many other things on our brains this week.
Beyoncé dressed as Janet Jackson, goth Portlandia, and the many other wonders of this week.
A scene report from 2013’s International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa.
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