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Love 'The Help,' But Please Stop Asking Me to Do the Same

Rebecca Wanzo | Posted 10.12.2011 | Black Voices
Rebecca Wanzo

I read an Amazon review of the novel that told a reader not to worry that they would have to read over 400 pages of depressing oppression. This is true -- "The Help" makes Jim Crow palatable. I don't think this is a good thing.

Emma Stone Talks Getting Into Character For 'The Help'

Posted 10.08.2011 | Entertainment

"The Help", a collaboration between lifelong friends Kathryn Stockett, who wrote the best-selling novel of the same name, and Tate Taylor, the film's ...

Hollywood Outdoes Itself On 'The Help'

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 10.08.2011 | Home

A class act such as "The Help" is rare enough in Hollywood. Coming at the tail end of summer blockbuster season, it's almost unheard of. "The Help" i...

Fear of Flying

Mickey Goodman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Mickey Goodman

My seatmate talks about cleaning up his life. The aunt who raised him wants him to move back to South Carolina to live with her, but he doesn't want to. "My cousins sell dope," he says. "I don't want to get mixed up in that again.

'The Help' To Be Made Into A Movie

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Kathryn Stockett and Tate Taylor have been best friends all their lives. Now they're collaborating on a major motion picture. DreamWorks Studios rece...