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‘Seeking Asylum’ Addresses Leaving the U.S. Behind

by Suede

Seeking Asylum opens with the vicious attack by ABC agents on Martese Johnson, the University of Virginia honors student who was arrested… Read More

Gil Hill, Tough 'Beverly Hills Cop' Boss, Dies at 84

Gil Hill, Tough 'Beverly Hills Cop' Boss, Dies at 84

by #teamEBONY

Gil Hill the former Detroit City Council and police official who also played Eddie Murphy's boss in the "Beverly Hills Cop" films died… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Nina, the biopic based on the incomparable singer, songwriter, pianist, civil rights activist Nina Simone, will… Read More

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If you’re part of Generation X or older, you or someone you know may’ve quoted lines like “My office hours are… Read More

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by Josie Pickens

Because I hate when Black people are dismissed (our ideas and feelings trivialized) when they communicate valid critiques through… Read More

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by Janelle Watkins

To say that Meghan Markle is beautiful would be stating the obvious, but the actress is as beautifully demure, down to earth and… Read More

Chris Rock Puts Race Front and Center at Oscars 2016

Chris Rock Puts Race Front and Center at Oscars 2016

by Crystal Shaw King

On Thursday, Chris Rock warned us all to get ready for an Oscars… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Man, I counted at least 15 Black people on that monitor. I’m here at the Academy Awards, otherwise known as the White People’s… Read More

Melissa Harris-Perry Reportedly Walks Off MSNBC Show

Melissa Harris-Perry Reportedly Walks Off MSNBC Show

by #teamEBONY

MSNBC weekend host Melissa Harris-Perry has reportedly walked off of her show, refusing to take the host’s chair, citing frustration with network… Read More

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Indie Director Maya Washington Goes for a Touchdown

by Kyla Marshell

It’s a holiday when I speak to filmmaker Maya Washington, but she’s been working all day. She’s the director and… Read More

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