Since I enjoy wearing a lot of clothing that reveals my skin and shows off my body, like crop tops, short skirts and shorts, bikinis, leggings and tight dresses, I have to deal with a lot of backlash. Because god forbid a fat woman likes the way she looks and lets the world know it.
September Cover Star Idris Elba
Pointe Magazine’s June/July cover ft. Misty Copeland, Ebony Williams, and Ashley Murphy
Gloria Richardson pushes a national guard bayonet out of her face during a 1963 civil rights protest in Maryland.
This intriguing documentary shuttles from New York to France to Chicago as it traces the life story of the late Vivian Maier, a career nanny whose previously unknown cache of 100,000 photographs has earned her a posthumous reputation as one of America’s most accomplished and insightful street photographers.
The 2009 documentary Still Bill shows R&B great Bill Withers writing a song called Mi Amigo Cubano with singer and guitarist Raul Midón. Fans have wondered about the song’s fate for years.
Listen to the song at the end of the article.
Photo: Nigel Parry—CPI
To mark the tragic and untimely passing of actor and comedian Robin Williams, TIME LightBox presents a selection of photographs accompanied by the recollections of the photographers who made them.