The Politics Behind Beyonce's 2018 Coachella Performance
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
By Mannie Holmes
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Black schools matter.
That's what Beyonce said, in so many words, throughout her Saturday night Coachella performance. It was no ordinary show when she stepped on stage wearing a dazzling band leader number before what has been one of her best performances ever.
Her show was replete with a long list of references to America's historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). The high-energy majorettes, marching band, step show and probate th ...