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Sidney Poitier And Denzel Washington’s Longstanding Connection Is About More Than Oscars

Denzel Washington has always admired the historic achievements of Sidney Poitier. This year Washington made some history of his own by becoming the only African-African actor to land seven Oscar nominations, and is on the verge of becoming...Show More Summary

Harry Belafonte’s New 19-Track Album Highlights Need For Racial Unity

Over his 68-year-long career, Harry Belafonte has made remarkable contributions to both the world of music and activism. In commemoration of his upcoming 90 th birthday on March 1, Legacy Recordings will highlight the entertainment icon’s esteemed cultural impact with the release of a 19-track single-disc anthology, “When Colors Come Together... Show More Summary

Karl-Anthony Towns Carves His Own Path As The Humble Superstar

Karl-Anthony Towns is ahead of schedule by even the highest of expectations. Yes, he led the University of Kentucky to a 38-1 record and the Final Four, became the No. 1 pick in the 2015 NBA draft and earned Rookie of the Year honors last season. Show More Summary

Police Shooting Survivor Charles Kinsey Reveals The Exact Moment He 'Accepted' His Fate

On July 18, 2016, trained special-needs caregiver Charles Kinsey was helping a client with autism who had wandered from his group home with a toy truck in hand and was being confronted by police. As police surrounded Kinsey’s visibly agitated client, Kinsey’s attempts to diffuse the situation were overcome by mounting tension. Show More Summary

Nick Cannon Welcomes Son With A Peak Mariah Carey Name

World, meet Golden “Sagon” Cannon. Golden “Sagon” Cannon, meet world. Nick Cannon has bestowed a name upon his newborn son befitting his glamorous extended family. Although Cannon’s ex-wife, Mariah Carey, is not the mother of Golden,...Show More Summary

Horror Film About Racism Earns Coveted 100 Percent On Rotten Tomatoes

The actor Jordan Peele is best known for his comedy, or his impression of former President Barack Obama. That may change this weekend, based on early reviews of his inaugural film ? a fusion of comedy and horror set to debut in the U.S. Show More Summary

This Is What Happens Behind The Scenes Of Couples' Instagram Pics

Social media is all about keeping up appearances: That casual selfie you took with your boo and posted to Instagram? No one needs to know that was your 35th try and the other 34 pics are total garbage. The BuzzFeed video above gives us an all-too-real glimpse into what goes into achieving the perfect pic when you’re in a relationship. Show More Summary

Build Lasting Progressive Change. Elect Keith Ellison Chair Of The DNC.

In this perilous and challenging new era, Democratic Party officials are scrambling to catch up with the progressive grassroots resistance and demands for real change. Activists, organizers, and engaged citizens across the country have...Show More Summary

Trevor Noah Went On A 3-Minute Rant About The Power Of The Vagina

Trevor Noah recently released a hilarious stand-up special for Netflix ? and during it he made sure to praise pussies. Noah dedicated an entire segment of “Afraid of the Dark,” which was filmed during the 2016 New York Comedy Festival, to the power of the pussy. Show More Summary

Short Film Honors How Feminism Is Passed Down Between Generations

A new short film shows how the drive to make the world a better place for women can be passed down from generation to generation. Created by visual artist and producer Francesca Beltran, the short film titled “Together We Rise” features...Show More Summary

And That's How I Beat Shaq ... At A Game Of Mind Control

Shaquille Rashaun O’Neal showed up to work at 5 a.m. today, I’m told as I waltz into New York’s Chelsea Market roughly six hours later. Shaq is here to promote Oreos and we’re testing out a “mind reading Oreo” technology game. He didn’t...Show More Summary

Trevor Noah: 2016 Is ‘The First Year That Just Refused To Stop’

We’re nearly three months into 2017, but Trevor Noah says the “shitty” year of 2016 “just never ended.” In an interview with Mashable to promote his new Netflix comedy special “Afraid Of The Dark,” the “Daily Show” host jokingly dubbed...Show More Summary

16 Little-Known Facts About The Legendary Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou was one phenomenal woman. Angelou rose to fame during a tumultuous time in America’s racial history. She broke barriers for black women through her legendary contributions to art and culture. Now, a new documentary is airing...Show More Summary

The Live-Action 'Beauty And The Beast' Is Even Better With Eddie Murphy

The “Beverly Hills Cop” himself is on the case of the upcoming live-action “Beauty and the Beast,” set for release March 17. Watch Eddie Murphy and his many characters invade a trailer for the Disney screen musical, courtesy of YouTube...Show More Summary

Jordan Peele's Barack Obama Impression Is Now Drunk And Angry At Donald Trump

Throughout the years Barack Obama was in power, Jordan Peele’s impression of the president emerged as the most recognizable, only rivaled by Jay Pharoah’s take on “Saturday Night Live.” During the comedian’s appearance on Seth Meyer’s...Show More Summary

Rush Limbaugh: Barack Obama 'Got Everything He Wanted' Because He's Black

Right-wing talk-show host Rush Limbaugh claims any legislative success President Barack Obama enjoyed during his first year in office was because of the color of his skin. “You have the first African-American president. You have everybody...Show More Summary

New Dads Get A Little Too Competitive Over Their Kids' Achievements

It’s no secret that parents can get competitive about their kids’ achievements. Dad vlogger La Guardia Cross showed what happens when that sense of competition gets out of hand. In his “Daddy vs. Daddy” comedy video, Cross and his friend...Show More Summary

2-Year-Old Killed In Chicago Shooting Streamed On Facebook Live

A 2-year-old boy and 26-year-old man are dead and a pregnant woman is injured after a gunman opened fire on their car in the Lawndale area of Chicago on Tuesday, according to The Chicago Tribune. The woman was filming the trio on Facebook Live when the shooting occurred. The video begins with the woman singing and dancing with the man in the car. Show More Summary

Notorious B.I.G.'s Mom Is Making A Documentary About Him

An authorized Notorious B.I.G. documentary is finally in the works. Announced on Monday during the Berlin International Film Festival, “Notorious B.I.G.: One More Chance” will be directed by Emmett Malloy and Brendan Malloy, and be produced...Show More Summary

The Song That Was Playing When Lin-Manuel Miranda Was Conceived

Lin-Manuel Miranda was not afraid, not at all petrified, to reveal the classic song he was conceived to while on The Ellen Show this week. On Monday, the “Hamilton” creator told host Ellen DeGeneres the story of how he found out he’d...Show More Summary

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