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‘The Abominable Crime’ Spotlights Homophobia in Jamaica

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In a laid-back island nation whose greatest contributions to the world are considered to be Bob Marley’s loving music catalogue… Read More

August Wilson: He Wrote About the ‘Frustration and the Glory’ of Being Black

New Documentary, August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand, to Air on PBS

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American Masters—August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand, airing on PBS Feb. 20, gives an inside look at a private… Read More

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In one of the most highly-anticipated moments of "Saturday Night Live's" 40th anniversary special, Eddie Murphy returned… Read More

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Zaraah Abrahams is not yet a household name in the U.S., but her role as the leading lady in director Spike Lee’s new horror/love… Read More

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Each episode of Thicker Than Water (airs Sundays, 9pm E.T. on Bravo) leaves tongues wagging and smart phones clicking. The… Read More

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Oxygen Media expands the network’s popular franchise and heads… Read More

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The Nightly Show star Larry Wilmore and YouTube sensation Issa Rae will work together on a comedy pilot for HBO. The show… Read More

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AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange—the innovative series about contemporary Black life, art and culture currently… Read More

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Black Films Shine at Sundance

by #teamEBONY

The story of the killing of a rising young Black leader in 1969 hit the Sundance audience hard. As the details of Fred Hampton’s… Read More

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