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40 Years of ‘for colored girls…’:
Loving Ntozake Shange Fiercely

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A fresh, new exhibit is on view at Harlem’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture celebrating the 40th anniversary… Read More

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Aaliyah Biopic Releases Trailer

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Lifetime Brings Back Aaliyah for 15 Seconds in Biopic Trailer After bumbling out the gate with news of the straight-to-TV… Read More

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After hearing Fenway Park filled with chants of his name and picking up an RBI infield single in his final career at-bat, Derek Jeter… Read More

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The Equalizer Destroys the Box Office

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Denzel Washington vigilante thriller The Equalizer took the weekend box office with an estimated $35 million, the actor's… Read More

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The world of professional sports has come under national scrutiny for its recent controversies involving Ray Rice’s domestic… Read More

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Jean Grae:
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According to Jean Grae’s Instagram biography, she’s "the Dread Pirate Roberts," a magician, an atom manipulator… Read More

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Shonda Rhimes Gets Away with ‘Murder’ [REVIEW]

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Despite what New York Times writer Alessandra Stanley says, we should all be so lucky to live in ShondaLand, the TV empire… Read More

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Kanye West’s New Album Is Complete Dear rappers: Kanye West could make you tuck your whole autumn… Read More


High Ratings for Black-ish

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ABC’s Black-ish is the best-reviewed network sitcom of the new season, and viewers showed up in droves to check it… Read More

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Denzel Does Street Justice in ‘The Equalizer’ [REVIEW]

by Crystal Shaw King

Hennessy V.S recently sponsored a cocktail reception for an advanced screening of Sony Pictures Entertainment’s The… Read More

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