“If you’re not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing.” – Malcolm X
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‘Dear White People’ and ‘Selma’ actress Tessa Thompson covers Issue Magazine, where she discusses her new role in Ryan Coogler‘s Rocky sequel ‘Creed,’ hashtag politics, and much more.
Watch: Elizabeth Banks & Nate Parker Search for Common’s Missing Child in ‘Every Secret Thing’ Trailer
Enjoy the official trailer for Amy J. Berg’s engrossing psychological thriller ‘Every Secret Thing,’ starring Diane Lane, Elizabeth Banks, Dakota Fanning, Nate Parker, and Common.
Nate Parker’s Nat Turner biopic, ‘The Birth of a Nation,’ has added Aja Naomi King (‘How to Get Away With Murder’), Aunjanue Ellis (‘The Book of Negroes’), Colman Domingo (‘Selma’) and more. Shooting will begin in May!
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.
Loveless Society’s Bradley Cox calls for the end of “self-reflection” that doesn’t also challenge oppressive systems.
Love her or hate her, Azealia Banks‘ no-holds-barred interview for the April 2015 issue of Playboy may be one of the most interesting you’ll ever read.
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.”
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.
Biting satire ‘Dear White People’ will arrive on VOD (Amazon/iTunes) on January 20, 2015 and DVD/Blu-Ray on February, 3, 2015.
Dream Defenders’ executive director Phillip Agnew speaks on systematic inequality on PBS’ unique town hall discussion, ‘America After Ferguson.’
‘Game of Thrones’ actress Carice van Houten has joined Stephan James and Jason Sudeikis in the forthcoming biopic on track and field star Jesse Owens, titled ‘Race.’
Watch: Grey’s Anatomy’s Jesse Williams & Queen Latifah Slam NY Times’ Offensive Shonda Rhimes Profile
Outspoken Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams stopped by The Queen Latifah Show on Thursday where he spoke on his show, its creator Shonda Rhimes and the controversial New York Times article that described her as “an angry black woman.”
ABC’s black-ish co-creator responds to criticism of his new show starring Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross and Laurence Fishburne,
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.
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.
Grey’s Anatomy actor Jesse Williams takes CNN to task over coverage of Michael Brown’s murder in Ferguson, MO. This is why we must support independent media.
If you have noticed a serious lack of diversity in the highest-grossing sci-fi and fantasy films, you weren’t imagining it.
‘Belle,’ Amma Asante’s extraordinary 18th century period drama will hit digital HD/VOD services on Tuesday, August 12th.