White Racists Want to Boycott 'Star Wars' Film

White Racists Want to Boycott 'Star Wars' Film

by Shantell E. Jamison

Okay, here's something that you don't read everyday. A group of angry white social media tweeters are calling for people to boycott Star… Read More

Lamar Odom Regains Consciousness After Nevada Brothel Incident

Lamar Odom Regains Consciousness After Nevada Brothel Incident

by Associated Press

LAS VEGAS — Family members of Lamar Odom declined to comment on his condition or activities Saturday, a day after he regained… Read More

In Her Words: Vanessa Bell Calloway Shares Her Breast Cancer Survival Story

In Her Words: Vanessa Bell Calloway Shares Her Breast Cancer Survival Story

by Vanessa Bell Calloway As Told To Najja Parker

Six years ago, I woke up from my sleep with the funniest feeling. Others call it a hunch or voices from the dead, but I knew God was whispering in… Read More

Gabourey Sidibe: Will She Won’t? [INTERVIEW]<br />

Gabourey Sidibe: Will She Won’t? [INTERVIEW]

by Crystal Shaw King

When she’s not showing off her twerking skills with Jussie Smollett on Twitter… Read More

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‘Field N*ggas’ Director Extracts Beauty from Grit [INTERVIEW]

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Shot in a gritty boom-bap style, Field Niggas is a powerful new documentary directed by newcomer Khalik Allah. Appropriating… Read More

Janet Charts an Unbreakable Path for the Aging Pop Star

Janet Charts an Unbreakable Path for the Aging Pop Star

by Michael Arceneaux

It’s not particularly fair, but no less true: pop music is not kind to the aging artist. This is especially so if you’re… Read More

Misty Copeland Triumphs in ‘A Ballerina’s Tale’ [INTERVIEW]<br />

Misty Copeland Triumphs in ‘A Ballerina’s Tale’ [INTERVIEW]

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

Misty Copeland’s meteoric rise in the world of ballet has catapulted the dancer to pop star status. Just this past summer… Read More

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Cliff-Hanger: Can 'The Cosby Show' Survive? Should It?

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Cliff-Hanger: Can 'The Cosby Show' Survive? Should It?

by Goldie Taylor

Nearly two decades after Daniel Patrick Moynihan’s report on Black life in America and in the midst of President Ronald Reagan’s… Read More

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BET Hip-Hop Awards Stays True to Form

by Tai Saint-Louis

It may be time for BET to rethink the name of its annual celebration of hip-hop, or at least revisit the way the Hip-Hop Awards are… Read More

Tyrese Builds His Own Empire [INTERVIEW]

Tyrese Builds His Own Empire [INTERVIEW]

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Music and film aren’t all there is for Tyrese Gibson, the man best known for his crooning R&B, comedic relief role in the… Read More

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