The Pulitzer Prize–winning, former US poet laureate’s new collection, Monument, feels timely, but she’s been reckoning with America’s sins for decades.

Hanif Abdurraqib • 2 months ago

The fact remains that Amber Guyger entered an apartment that wasn't her own and shot her neighbor, who was neither armed nor a direct threat to her.

Hanif Abdurraqib • 4 months ago

The shoe company’s campaign with the former NFL player feels like a performance that deploys him as a controversy machine.

Hanif Abdurraqib • 5 months ago

Instead of letting her new album, Queen, speak for itself, the rapper is sparking controversy in a bid to stay relevant.

Hanif Abdurraqib • 5 months ago

Warped Tour was flawed, but no more flawed than the many homes I chose for myself outside of it.

Hanif Abdurraqib • 6 months ago

The rapper has become wary and paranoid, and his music is suffering for it.

Hanif Abdurraqib • 7 months ago

Pusha T's decision to take shots at Drake's family and friends this soon in their beef feels like a failure of creativity.

Hanif Abdurraqib • 8 months ago

I know the ways in which I fail in the face of my beliefs, and yet I wish to consider myself forgiven once each year.

Hanif Abdurraqib • 9 months ago

ESPN hired the SportsCenter cohost for her opinions. That she is being punished for expressing them speaks heavily to the unequal power dynamic at play.

Hanif Abdurraqib • One year ago

The rock star sang the gospel of carefree living — a message this country desperately needs to hear.

Hanif Abdurraqib • One year ago

As an adult, my pop culture passions have to serve as a brief and joyful escape instead of an all-consuming obsession.

Hanif Abdurraqib • One year ago

The distance between curiosity and fear is tragically short.

Hanif Abdurraqib • One year ago

Linkin Park’s lead vocalist helped me and so many of my friends get through difficult times.

Hanif Abdurraqib • One year ago