Most of Barry Jenkins’ already-beloved new film Moonlight is scored with orchestral swells worthy of Vivaldi fan-fic. The movie itself, which is about the young black queer experience in “War on Drugs”-era Miami, ties your heartstrings straight to a violin and plays them until they snap. Show More Summary
A black man wearing a hoodie is often seen as a threat in the United States. But one man expressed how grateful he is that Netflix’s latest show “Luke Cage” is helping to combat the stereotype. After YouTube user Crispin Booker asked...Show More Summary
Popular Christian entertainer Lecrae penned an open letter revealing that the loss of innocent black men coupled with other incidents in his life has led him to battle depression.
Tavis Smiley Thinks That Black People Could Be Enslaved Again The social climate in America has come to a fever pitch in 2016. Black men and women are still being killed by “law enforcement officers”, the criminal justice system continues
In case there was any doubt that there is more than a smidge of projection driving the right wing’s Buses Full of Sneaky Black People conspiracy theory. At least six chartered buses carried mostly poor, black men from as far as Philadelphia to hand out inaccurate voter guides in Baltimore and Prince George’s County yesterday […]
Artist Genevieve Gaignard grew up in the town of Orange, Massachusetts. Her mother was white, her father black ? one of the first black men to live in the small town. “I was always really aware that we were different,” Gaignard explained...Show More Summary
Black celebrity began at the freak show. When Phillis Wheatley appeared before the great men of Massachusetts in 1772, it was not as the first African-American woman poet but as a vexing human oddity—“an uncultivated Barbarian from Africa” who could write. Show More Summary
Derrick Rose's lawyer says the media had a racist agenda against 3 black defendants in the civil rape case -- but says the mostly white jury was able to see the truth. The NBA star was all smiles on his way out of court -- and while he barely…
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'In the wake of a number of killings of unarmed black men, organizations galvanized around policing reform efforts have proposed the "Right to Know" act. If enacted as legislation, the bill would have protected New Yorkers from unconstitutional stops by law enforcement. Show More Summary
TRANSACTIONALISM = 'READ THE PROPAGANDA NEWS FROM E FRANKLIN FRAZIER'S "RAPISTS" TRANSLATION : "Black History" (See "13th") Is Used More To Stimulate Resentment About The Past For Use In POLITICAL HARVESTRATION In The Present THAN IT...Show More Summary
Yesterday YouTuber Joey Salads hit the top of the Drudge Report with a video allegedly depicting black men destroying a parked car adorned with Trump campaign stickers. He racked up over a million views in one day. The trouble is the video is totally fake. Show More Summary
Hundreds of black gay men dressed in their Harlem Renaissance best on Saturday to honor LGBT activists and celebrate their achievements during the 5th Annual Gentlemen’s Ball.
A look at America through the eyes of black men and women in 'Lovecraft Country', a clever inversion of the antiquated racism of H.P. Lovecraft's writing. Column by Bart Bishop H.P. Lovecraft, along with Edgar Allan Poe and Stephen King, is one of the most chilling horror writers in history. Show More Summary
DOHUK, Iraq ? The thick black binder in front of Bahzad Farhan Murad is filled with images of children. In it, a 12-year-old girl in Raqqa makes a sexual gesture near her genitals. The men selling her want $15,000. A 13-year-old is sprawled out for the camera, stripped of her pants. Show More Summary
Looked like black suits were the unofficial dress code for Men at the Filmfare Glamour and Style Awards. Like a lot of others, Sushanth, Tahir & Pratiek also went the same route. Question is, whose look caught your eye? Updated: Thanks Maryam for IDing Tahir! L-R Sushanth Singh Rajput, Tahir Raj Bhasin & Prateik Babbar […]
Ms. Macy’s second book explores the true story of George and Willie Muse, black men in the Jim Crow South who were paraded in circuses.
A Michigan woman who said four black men kidnapped, raped and beat her for two days will spend a year behind bars for making the incident up, according to MLive.com. Leiha Ann-Sue Artman, 25, pleaded guilty to making a false report of a felony, a crime punishable by up to four years. MLive reports that […]
A Michigan woman has been convicted of making false police reports in association with a horrifying story that she made up earlier this year. New York Daily News reports that 25-year-old Leiha Artman claimed that she had been kidnapped and gang-raped by a group of four black men back in March. Show More Summary
A Michigan woman was sentenced to one year in jail after she claimed that she was kidnapped and raped by four black men and later admitted to making up the story. Leiha Artman said that she had been abducted by the men after they stopped...Show More Summary