Enjoy Buraka Som Sistema’s wild live set from Red Bull Music Academy’s Lisbon Takeover event with Boiler Room TV.
Loveless Society’s Bradley Cox calls for the end of “self-reflection” that doesn’t also challenge oppressive systems.
A 30-second teaser has surfaced for for HBO’s forthcoming biopic on “Empress of Blues” Bessie Smith, who will be portrayed by Queen Latifah.
Models.com and former model/fashion activist Bethann Hardison have teamed up to highlight diversity within model agencies in a series titled “Diversity Rules!”
Courtney Lovett perfectly captures everyone’s favorite turbulent hip-hop family in a digital painting titled “Empire: The Lyon Family.”
Fashion icon Alexander McQueen and pop icon Rihanna are being celebrated for AnOther Magazine’s Spring/Summer 2015 issue.
Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o is fresh-faced and vibrant for Lucky Magazine’s March 2015 issue, where she speaks on beauty, social media, managing self-doubt and more.
Independent Lens’ ‘American Denial’ seeks to “expose some of the potential underlying causes continuing to affect implicit racial biases inherent in America’s institutions today.”
Actresses Tracee Ellis Ross, Gabrielle Union, and Gina Rodriguez are among some of television’s leading ladies being recognized in Elle Magazine’s “Women In TV 2015″ issue.
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.
Feminist Frequency’s Anita Sarkeesian speaks on harassment tactics used to try and silence and discredit women: conspiracy theories and impersonation.
Dream Defenders’ executive director Phillip Agnew speaks on systematic inequality on PBS’ unique town hall discussion, ‘America After Ferguson.’
Nubian Skin has officially launched lingerie and hosiery for women for colour.
Models.com has profiled the “Rise of the Asian Male Supermodel” with an editorial lensed by African- and Asian-American photography duo Idris & Tony.
The stunning first campaign for Made In Kigali’s Ramazani fashion brand features models Samar Khoury and David as African royalty.
People have been circulating a mislabeled photo that claims to be Esther Jones, whose singing style inspired the popular animated character Betty Boop. Despite the connection, this doesn’t make Betty Boop black.
The creative minds over at Pop Chart Lab have teamed up with Atlanta’s A3C Hip-hop Festival to create an impressive Periodic Table of Hip-hop.
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.
Although hip-hop fans have largely counted Lil Mama out, her talent has been hard to ignore with the release of her “Lyrical Purge” freestyles.