Harry Lennix Tackles Shakespeare [INTERVIEW]

Harry Lennix Tackles Shakespeare [INTERVIEW]

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Be the change you want to see. It’s that simple for Harry Lennix, who is unflinching when he says, “Enough is enough.”… Read More

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Multiple Emmy Award–winning actress Alfre Woodard isn’t only celebrating her 30th anniversary… Read More

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Black music, especially jazz, has never been afraid of change. Since strutting out of the Storyville whorehouses where piano players… Read More

Richie Incognito considered ‘an honorary black man’ by Dolphins teammates

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One of the lingering mysteries in the Dolphins’ messy Richie Incognito-Jonathan Martin case has been the lack of backlash toward… Read More

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Death of the Communicator

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