American Ballet Theatre soloist Misty Copeland and professional tennis player Sloane Stephens inspire us in Under Armour’s “I Will What I Want” advertising campaign.
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Misty Copeland, the only African-American soloist at the prestigious American Ballet Theatre, shines in a new Under Armour campaign titled, “I Will What I Want.”
Not only has actor Nate Parker written the script for a long-awaited Nat Turner biopic, he plans to star in the film and will also direct it, with filming stated to begin this Fall.
Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is not giving up without a fight. He’s refusing to pay his $2.5 million fine, has rejected his lifetime ban and has threatened to sue the NBA.
Enjoy a featurette behind the 1779 oil painting that inspired ‘Belle,’ Amma Asante’s compelling period drama, which premiered in New York City and Los Angeles on May 2nd and will hit more theaters throughout May/June 2014.
ESPN’s Bomani Jones, who brought Donald Sterling’s well-documented racism to light back in 2006, smacks down all of the media frenzy and sudden interest prompted by Sterling’s remarks to his mistress.
So far 15 sponsors have parted ways from the Los Angeles Clippers and the team’s owner Donald Sterling, who has just been suspended indefinitely and fined $2.5 million.
Summer Reading – Check out these five books that defy the absence of people of color in mainstream post-apocalyptic and dystopian fiction.
Dear white people, “whiteface” does not exist. Please stop trying to make it a thing.
American Ballet Theatre’s sole Black ballerina Misty Copeland, whose memoir is out March 4th, is profiled in Teen Vogue’s March 2014 issue.
This February the Smithsonian Channel will premiere ‘Breath of Freedom,’ a documentary on African-American WWII soldiers who experienced being equals for the first time in Germany, and returned home determined to change their own country.
Most independent artists don’t have a year like Macklemore’s 2013, which is why he’s Source Magazine’s Man of the Year.
Preceded by over 60 years of racist cartoon depictions of Black people, the 1970s marked an animated revolution that changed the way Black children saw themselves. ‘Funky Turns 40,’ a traveling retrospective exhibit will celebrate this legacy at Harlem’s Schomburg Center starting February 5th.
Not everyone can appropriate from a culture like Miley Cyrus, but there’s a paper doll with some super ghetto accessories for that!
We want answers: Why is hatred for ‘Scandal’ and Olivia Pope so strong among Black men?
A White Australian woman gets caught in a social media firestorm for photos from her 21st birthday party where she and friends celebrated “the country and amazing people of Africa” with offensive costumes.
Enjoy the first official trailer for ‘Belle,’ a period drama film based on the trials and tribulations of Dido Elizabeth Belle, a mixed-race girl born into an aristocratic family in 18th century England.
Check out two new clips from Hallmark’s civil rights era ‘The Watsons Go To Birmingham’ starring Anika Noni Rose, David Alan Grier, and Wood Harris.
To the shock of many, Lee Daniels’ ‘The Butler’ topped this weekend’s box office with $25 million — trumping the debuts of ‘Kick Ass 2,’ ‘Jobs,’ and Harrison Ford’s ‘Paranoia.’
Um.. wtf?! Russell Simmons’ All Def Digital Youtube channel released this “Harriet Tubman Sex Tape” on Wednesday with obvious hopes that it would go viral because it’s sooooooo funny.