After watching ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,’ it is critical to dig deeper with readings from the #BlackPantherSyllabus.
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Contrary to the myth that America’s enslaved populations did not fight back, a new focus on Nat Turner’s Rebellion is also giving spotlight to other 300+ slave revolts in the United States.
Acclaimed new documentary ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution’ will make its television debut on PBS’ Independent Lens on February 16, 2016.
Sicangu Lakota rapper and activist Frank Waln connects the dots between America’s ugly past and its homely present with a biting rework of “What Makes The Red Man Red” from Disney’s 1953 ‘Peter Pan’ film.
Stephan James stars as Jesse Owens in ‘Race’ as he single-handedly crushed Adolf Hitler’s myth of Aryan supremacy at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games.
The premiere date for ‘Race,’ the forthcoming biopic on record-breaking track and field star Jesse Owens, has been pushed up from April 8, 2016 to February 19, 2016 in the U.S.
¡¡¡Azuuucaaarrr!!! This fall, Telemundo will honor the late Celia Cruz, La Reina de la Salsa, with a 80-hour biopic miniseries, simply titled ‘Celia.’
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.
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.
For her 153rd birthday, Google celebrated journalist, suffragist, sociologist and anti-lynching activist, Ida B. Wells with a doodle.
LGPA Tour rookie Sadena Parks is featured in ESPN’s “Body Issue,” where she shares her aspirations, how her dad got her started in golf, and some the racist bullshit she has encountered along the way.
MTV’s new documentary, ‘White People,’ will take an uncomfortable look at what it means to be white as well as what whiteness means to others.
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.
Meshaun Labrone’s play ‘POWER! Stokely Carmichael’ will make its world premiere during Capital Fringe Festival 2015 (July 9 – August 2) in Washington, D.C.
Marc Silver‘s Sundance-winning documentary, ‘3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets,’ chronicling the story of Jordan Davis, has begun its New York City theatrical run.
Support post-production for ‘FREE CeCe!,’ a documentary from executive producer Laverne Cox that explores CeCe McDonald’s incarceration and life as an advocate and prison abolitionist.
Emmy contenders Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jessica Lange, Lizzy Caplan, Viola Davis, Ruth Wilson & Taraji P. Henson cover The Hollywood Reporter and get together for a Drama Actress Roundtable discussion.
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.
English songstress FKA twigs covers Complex June/July 2015, where she speaks on her forthcoming EP3, racist attacks on social media, being labeled “alternative R&B,” and much more.