Kanye West 'Breaks Up' with Obama, Goes Out to Wendy's to Celebrate

Kanye West Tired of Being "Used" by President Obama

by Jezebel

In a Philly Morning Show interview, Kanye West said that he's tired of being "used" by President Obama, who called… Read More

Universal, Malcolm D. Lee In Talks To Make ‘The Best Man Holiday’ Sequel After Monster Opening

Sequel to The Best Man Holiday?

by #teamEBONY

After a rousing opening weekend that saw his sequel The Best Man Holiday gross over $30 million domestically, Malcolm D… Read More

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The Week’s Hottest Music

by Starrene Rhett Rocque

Solange, “Cash In” This low-key, organ-driven ditty features Solange tapping into the upper register of her… Read More

LeVar Burton calls Tarantino’s ‘Roots’-'Django’ comparison ‘bullsh*t’

LeVar Burton Calls Bullsh*t on Quentin Tarantino

by The Grio

LeVar Burton has a genteel persona thanks to his iconic role on Star Trek: The Next Generation and his hosting gig on Reading… Read More

Almost Human and Sleepy Hollow

How Almost Human and Sleepy Hollow Deal with Race

by Slate

Fox’s Monday night is suddenly home to not one but two time-shifting, multiracial buddy cop shows, not previously a particularly… Read More

Idris Elba Discusses Long Walk to Stardom

Idris Elba Discusses Long Walk to Stardom

by Kelley L. Carter

Roughly four years ago, after Idris Elba and I had lunch for the first time, we were approaching the valet stand, and one of the… Read More

Kendrick Lamar Was Not Pleased with His GQ Cover Story

Kendrick Lamar's Race-Based Beef With GQ

by The Atlantic

GQ put Kendrick Lamar, perhaps the greatest rapper of his generation, on the cover of their 2013 Man of the Year issue… Read More

USA Today Draws Fire, Backs Off ‘Race-Themed’ Headline on Box-Office Story

Best Man Holiday Surprises Box Office, Gets Strange Race-Based Description

by #teamEBONY

USA Today set off a social media storm Sunday with a headline on its box-office story that many found racially insensitive. “’Holiday’… Read More

America’s angriest white men: Up close with racism, rage and Southern supremacy

Meet the Angriest White Men in America

by #teamEBONY

Who are the White supremacists? There has been no formal survey, for obvious reasons, but there are several noticeable patterns… Read More

Jay Z keeps partnership with Barneys amid racial profiling case

Jay Z Continues Barneys Partnership

by The Washington Post

Jay Z has finally decided what to do about his now-controversial holiday promo deal with Barneys, which is under fire for alleged… Read More

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