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Acclaimed new documentary ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution’ will make its television debut on PBS’ Independent Lens on February 16, 2016.
Enjoy a look inside parts One and Two of HBO’s public housing debate miniseries, ‘Show Me a Hero,’ which premiered on Sunday, August 16.
In solidarity with recently slain Mexican photojournalist Rubén Espinosa, PBS has made ‘Reportero,’ a documentary on the dangers faced by journalists covering narcotics traffickers and corrupt politicians, available globally for streaming through October 2, 2015.
Aisha Hinds and Mo McRae have been cast as Civil Rights leaders Fannie Lou Hamer and Stokely Carmichael in HBO’s forthcoming Lyndon B. Johnson mini-series, ‘All The Way.’
HBO’s ‘Show Me a Hero’ miniseries, studying the prejudices, myths, and heated emotions stirred by a landmark public housing debate, will air in six episodes over three nights beginning August 16, 2015.
Stanley Nelson‘s acclaimed new documentary, ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,’ is scheduled to open at New York City’s Film Forum on September 2.
HBO has given us all a first look at Kerry Washington as Anita Hill on the set of the forthcoming TV film ‘Confirmation.’
In light of the recent mayhem at a Texas pool party, ‘Nightly Show’ host Larry Wilmore conducted a Special Public Pool History Edition of his Knowledge College segment.
In May, Netflix will add Jimi Hendrix biopic ‘All Is by My Side,’ Anita Hill documentary ‘Anita,’ Oscar Grant film ‘Fruitvale Station,’ and French coming-of-age drama ‘Girlhood.’
‘Dear White People’ and ‘Selma’ actress Tessa Thompson covers Issue Magazine, where she discusses her new role in Ryan Coogler‘s Rocky sequel ‘Creed,’ hashtag politics, and much more.
TIME Magazine‘s 2015 “100 Most Influential People” issue is covered by ballerina Misty Copeland, rapper and fashion designer Kanye West, Mexican-American journalist and author Jorge Ramos, actor Bradley Cooper, and Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Glamour Magazine sat in while First Lady Michelle Obama and actresses Sarah Jessica Parker and Kerry Washington brainstormed ways to gain momentum around helping America’s servicewomen, veterans, and military wives.
The 2014 BET Hip-hop Awards included an impressive cypher featuring Mississippi vet David Banner, Maryland rapper King Los, Naughty by Nature’s Treach, Cali femcee Snow Tha Product, and Chicago artist Vic Mensa.
Common, Vince Staples and Jay Electronica brought the parents of Michael Brown onstage for their “Kingdom” remix at the 2014 BET Hip-hop Awards.
Where is today’s protest music? J. Cole, Elle Varner, T.I., Ezra Furman, Lauryn Hill, The Game and more answer with a soundtrack dedicated to Michael Brown and Ferguson, Missouri.
Atlanta-based rapper Killer Mike has taken to Instagram to reach people’s hearts by posted an image of Michael Brown’s parents with a heartfelt message.
HBO has acquired the rights to produce a television adaptation of the Tony Award–winning play ‘All the Way,’ starring former ‘Breaking Bad’ star Bryan Cranston.
On Monday, Ta-Nehisi Coates stopped by the Colbert Report to discuss his extensive and thoroughly researched “Case for Reparations” and America’s ongoing history of institutional racism.
Summer Reading – Check out these five books that defy the absence of people of color in mainstream post-apocalyptic and dystopian fiction.