After watching ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,’ it is critical to dig deeper with readings from the #BlackPantherSyllabus.
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¡¡¡Azuuucaaarrr!!! This fall, Telemundo will honor the late Celia Cruz, La Reina de la Salsa, with a 80-hour biopic miniseries, simply titled ‘Celia.’
“My body is the site of a miracle now,” SELF Magazine cover star Kerry Washington says of her post-baby body. “I don’t want to be pre-miracle.”
Jada Pinkett Smith continues her work against human trafficking with a CNN special report, ‘Children for Sale,’ which will air on July 21, 2015.
For her 153rd birthday, Google celebrated journalist, suffragist, sociologist and anti-lynching activist, Ida B. Wells with a doodle.
Tony Award-winning monologist Sarah Jones shares an intriguing excerpt from her new solo show, ‘Sell/Buy/Date,’ which tackles issues of human trafficking.
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.
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.
MTV’s ‘Rebel Music: Native America’ features four indigenous musicians and activists — Frank Waln, Inez Jasper, Nataanii Means (son of activist Russell Means) and Mike “Witko” Cliff — using art to save their communities.
Actress Viola Davis is set to star in and produce an upcoming HBO biopic on abolitionist, spy, Civil War commander, women’s rights activist and Underground Railroad conductor, Harriet Tubman.
Selfies give people the power to control their image and express themselves, however is the practice leading to problematic behaviour with irreversible consequences?
Netflix has announced that its top-performing original series ‘Orange Is the New Black’ is set to return for a fourth season in 2016.
Los Angeles’ infamous serial killer Lonnie Franklin, Jr. is at the center of Nick Broomfield‘s latest documentary, ‘Tales of the Grim Sleeper,’ now available on HBO.
The the ladies of Litchfield Prison are back to their usual antics in an official trailer for the third season of ‘Orange Is the New Black,’ which premieres on June 12th!
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.
Actress/singer Zoë Kravitz lets her inner dominatrix out and opens up about her battles with eating disorders in Complex Magazine April/May 2015.
‘Black Panther Woman,’ a documentary on Marlene Cummins and the little known Australian chapter of the Black Panther Party, is set to screen at the New Voices in Black Cinema Festival in Brooklyn, New York.
Activist, professor and author Angela Davis sits down with Puerto Rico Indie to discuss liberation of Puerto Rico and Palestine, solidarity, better feminism, and intersectionality.
Iggy Azalea is not criticized because she has a vagina, she’s criticized for being a modern-day Jim Crow era-inspired minstrel without the blackened face.
Nicki Minaj covers Rolling Stone magazine’s January 2015 issue, where she speaks on having an abortion as a teenager, her sympathy for Kanye West, the deaths of Mike Brown and Eric Garner and much more.