Bionka Takes Great Leaps for Trans Women on ‘Transcendent’<br />

Bionka Takes Great Leaps for Trans Women on ‘Transcendent’

by Michael Arceneaux

Fuse has done a remarkably good job for providing outlets for gender nonconforming personalities. Their brightest example of this… Read More

Urbanworld Screens the Best in Black Cinema [RECAP]

Urbanworld Screens the Best in Black Cinema [RECAP]

by Raqiyah Mays

This year’s 19th annual Urbanworld Film Festival had a unique feel in the air. Unlike festivals of years past, full of glossy… Read More

Language Litmus Test: Can You Say N*gga?

Language Litmus Test: Can You Say N*gga?

by Damon Young

Last week on black-ish, a performance of Kanye West’s “Golddigger” by youngest son “Jack” (Miles Brown)… Read More

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Empire’s season two debut, “The Devils Are Here,” picks up three months after the season… Read More

‘Murder’ and ‘Scandal’ Shock Shondaland<br />

‘Murder’ and ‘Scandal’ Shock Shondaland

by Felice León

The Shondaland trifecta—Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal and the Emmy-winning How to Get Away with Murder—premiered… Read More

‘Black-ish’ Creator Kenya Barris Has a Dream

‘Black-ish’ Creator Kenya Barris Has a Dream

by Raqiyah Mays

7:30am, Pacific Time. Kenya Barris pulls into the parking lot of the Hollywood office where he creates comedic magic for his hit… Read More

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‘Empire’ Strikes Social Media

by Cory Townes

Empire, the breakout Fox hit, has returned and brought the deliciously dysfunctional Lyon family with it. From… Read More

Urbanworld Film Fest Hits NYC [WATCH]

Urbanworld Film Fest Hits NYC [WATCH]

by Raqiyah Mays

Celebrating its 19th year, the Urbanworld Film Festival hits New York City tonight (September 23-27), to continue its esteemed tradition… Read More

No More First-Black-Ever Celebrations Please

No More First-Black-Ever Celebrations Please

by Josie Pickens

This weekend in my hometown of Houston, the local chapter of #BlackLivesMatter organized an art exhibition and panel discussion seeking… Read More

Viola Davis Walks ‘Away’ with an Emmy!<br />

Viola Davis Walks ‘Away’ with an Emmy!

by Raqiyah Mays

Sunday’s 67th annual Emmy Awards broke historical ground when Viola Davis become the first African-American woman to win an… Read More

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