Dream Defenders’ executive director Phillip Agnew speaks on systematic inequality on PBS’ unique town hall discussion, ‘America After Ferguson.’
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‘Game of Thrones’ actress Carice van Houten has joined Stephan James and Jason Sudeikis in the forthcoming biopic on track and field star Jesse Owens, titled ‘Race.’
Watch: Grey’s Anatomy’s Jesse Williams & Queen Latifah Slam NY Times’ Offensive Shonda Rhimes Profile
Outspoken Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams stopped by The Queen Latifah Show on Thursday where he spoke on his show, its creator Shonda Rhimes and the controversial New York Times article that described her as “an angry black woman.”
Models.com has profiled the “Rise of the Asian Male Supermodel” with an editorial lensed by African- and Asian-American photography duo Idris & Tony.
ABC’s black-ish co-creator responds to criticism of his new show starring Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross and Laurence Fishburne,
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.
On Monday, Google revealed an animated Google Doodle dedicated to tennis champion Althea Gibson (August 25, 1927 – September 28, 2003) for what would have been her 87th birthday.
Grey’s Anatomy actor Jesse Williams takes CNN to task over coverage of Michael Brown’s murder in Ferguson, MO. This is why we must support independent media.
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.
If you have noticed a serious lack of diversity in the highest-grossing sci-fi and fantasy films, you weren’t imagining it.
‘Belle,’ Amma Asante’s extraordinary 18th century period drama will hit digital HD/VOD services on Tuesday, August 12th.
American Ballet Theatre soloist Misty Copeland and professional tennis player Sloane Stephens inspire us in Under Armour’s “I Will What I Want” advertising campaign.
Misty Copeland, the only African-American soloist at the prestigious American Ballet Theatre, shines in a new Under Armour campaign titled, “I Will What I Want.”
Yassssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss!!! The trailer for Justin Simien’s award-winning debut feature ‘Dear White People’ has finally arrived… and it stings!
Currently making its festival rounds, ‘Dear White People’ is now set for an October 17th theatrical release in the U.S!
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.
Marlene Cummins is the woman at the center of Rachel Perkins’ documentary ‘Black Panther Woman,’ which chronicles her time as part of the little known Australian chapter of the Black Panther Party.
“The oldest man in my family is 27,” reveals MSNBC contributor, columnist and filmmaker Goldie Taylor, who has launched a Kickstarter to support a documentary on her hometown, East St. Louis, Illinois.
Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is not giving up without a fight. He’s refusing to pay his $2.5 million fine, has rejected his lifetime ban and has threatened to sue the NBA.
Enjoy a featurette behind the 1779 oil painting that inspired ‘Belle,’ Amma Asante’s compelling period drama, which premiered in New York City and Los Angeles on May 2nd and will hit more theaters throughout May/June 2014.