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Strong Swirly Love: California Man Plans Extravagant Marriage Proposal For 17 Months To Wed Long Distance Becky Boo

She got herself a good one! California Black Man Plans Marriage Proposal To White Girlfriend Via Candle Light Films reports: A lifelong romantic, Levy started his proposal piggy bank at the age of 12. 17 months ago he met

Angry Bird Beef: Kenya Moore Says She Made Porsha Stewart Relevant By ‘Riding Her Coattails’ And Porsha Claps Back!

Kenya vs. Porsha round 293885600! Kenya Moore Says She Made Porsha Stewart Relevant In New Interview RHOA star Kenya Moore did a recent interview with Enstarz about the hit reality show and discussed her nemesis Porsha Stewart’s recent relevancy after

Last Poet in Harlem: Abiodun Oyewole (dir. Vagabond Beaumont)

from Vagabond Beaumont Original Last Poet Abiodun Oyewole talks about his life as a poet and his new upcoming book Branches Of The Tree Of Life published by 2Leaf Press. Branches Of The Tree Of Life collects over four decades of Abiodun's poetry. Last Poet In Harlem from vagabond Beaumont on Vimeo.

Flying Lotus and Flying Africans: "Never Catch Me" by Mark Anthony Neal

Flying Lotus and Flying Africans by Mark Anthony Neal | NewBlackMan (in Exile) As yet another #hashtag circulated—this time #16times—in reference to yet another of those shootings in Missouri, you perhaps get just an inkling of the spiritual...Show More Summary

How to Get Away With Murder Recap: Side Eyes, Situations and Sexual Secrets

Between her new TV series, How to Get Away With Murder, getting picked up for a full season; visits from Denzel Washington; evangelizing toddler fans while kicking it with Elmo on Sesame Street; insightful stories in Vulture, Variety...Show More Summary

Ali Shaheed Muhammad talks Midnight Marauders: Outtakes from The Hip-Hop Fellow

Price Films Ali Shaheed Muhammad discusses the iconic cover art for A Tribe Called Quest's classic 'Midnight Marauders'. The Hip-Hop Fellow Outtakes - Ali Shaheed Muhammad talks Midnight Marauders from Pricefilms on Vimeo. The Hip-Hop...Show More Summary

Remembering the Gifts of Geoffrey Holder

With his death at the age of 84, Geoffrey Holder leaves a legacy of creative genius, from the all-black Broadway production of The Wiz, which he costumed and directed, to his unforgettable “uncola man” of 7Up fame.

Aftermath: Mimi Faust Admits To Seeing Multiple Missed Calls From Nikko’s Wife On His Phone & Talks LHHATL New Comers

Mimi talks learning about Nikko’s wife, how her daughter is dealing with the loss of her grandfather, her relationship with the new LHHATL ladies and more Mimi Faust Speaks On Being Suspicious Of Nikko’s “Wife” Before Learning The Truth Love

Aftermath: Mimi Faust Admits To Seeing Multiple Missed Calls From Nikko’s Wife On His Phone & Talks LHHATL New Comers

Mimi Faust Speaks On Being Suspicious Of Nikko’s “Wife” Before Learning The Truth Love & Hip Hop Atlanta is on it’s scheduled hiatus from our television screens as Love & Hip Hop Hollywood is underway and bring the ratchetness, but

Hartford Foundation Celebrates Black Philanthropy with Stories of Inspiration

Valaida Fullwood with guests at the Hartford Foundation’s “Celebrating Black Philanthropy” event on September 23, 2014 HARTFORD, CT – On September 23, 2014, the Hartford Foundation hosted “Celebrating Black Philanthropy: Stories of Inspiration”...Show More Summary

''Amazing: The Tests and Triumph of Bud Powell' -- A Film Trailer from DrGuyMusiQology

DrGuyMusiQology Film trailer for Guthrie Ramsey, Jr.'s forthcoming documentary Amazing: The Tests and Triumph of Bud Powell. Guthrie P. Ramsey, Jr. is the Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor of Music at the University of Pennsylvania...Show More Summary

Lip Service: Angela Yee Talks Plastic Surgery With GiGi Maguire And Stephanie Santiago And Asks August Alsina Why Men Cheat [Video]

LIP SERVICE PART 1: August Alsina from angela yee on Vimeo. Ever wondered how “dancers” and “models” got those big ole donks? Angela Yee Brings Back Lip Service, Talks Plastic Surgery And Cheating With GiGi Maguire, Stephanie Santia...

They Still Got It! “Lean On Me” Cast Members Reunite & Sing “Eastside High” School Anthem 25 Years Later [Video]

This year marks 25 years since the now-infamous classic black film “Lean On Me” made its’ debut in theaters and in celebration of the occasion, 5 of the cast members who were all apart of what was arguably the most

Prime-Time TV Inches Closer to Living Color

The title alone was enough to set some people on edge. But the producers of ABC’s Black-ish have spent a lot of time assuring potential viewers that the show isn’t just a collection of jokes about an upper-middle-class family. Instead,...Show More Summary

ABC’s New Black-ish Strives to Keep It Real While Keeping It Funny

If 2013 was all about “cultural appropriation”—the Grammys, Baauer’s “Harlem Shake,” Billboard’s color vacancy, that damn twerk—then 2014 might just be all about “policing” bodies, respectability... and blackness.

Someone We Actually Like: Stanford Psychologist Wins $625K MacArthur Genius Grant For Her Work On Unconscious Racial Bias

Mad props to Jennifer on her studies which PROVE people have a tendency toward racial bias… Black Stanford Professor Wins MacArthur Grant For Work On How People Process Race According to Business Insider reports: Jennifer L. Eberhardt, a

Hakeem Jeffries

This summer, U.S. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries joined other New York congressmen in asking the Justice Department to investigate the choking death of Eric Garner at the hands of New York City police officers. “My mantra as a public servant is to get things accomplished,” Jeffries said upon his election to the U.S. Show More Summary

Producer 9th Wonder speaks on the Beatmaking Process--'The Hip-Hop Fellow Outtakes'

Price Films The Hip-Hop Fellow is a feature length documentary following Grammy Award winning producer 9th Wonder's tenure at Harvard University. The Hip-Hop Fellow Outtakes - 9th Wonder speaks on the Beatmaking Process from Pricefilms on href="https://vimeo.com">Vimeo. Show More Summary

Ralph Gilles, President and CEO, Motorsports, Chrysler Group LLC

When Ralph Gilles was 14, an aunt wrote to former Chrysler Chairman Lee Iacocca to crow about her nephew’s superior sketching skills. A reply came from Chrysler's design chief who recommended that the talented teen go to design school. Show More Summary

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