‘Love the One You’re With’ Debuts on UMC and DVD!

The Urban Movie Channel brings you Love the One You’re With, available now exclusively on…

Why Selma Matters Today

What Selma Can Teach Us Today

There’s no doubt that this is a vital moment. With protests across the country and…

Top 5 Artists to Watch for 2015

Ah, December. The time for ugly sweaters, holiday parties with open bars and awkward interactions,…

Rihanna Named Creative Director of Puma

Arguably, the sexiest (and coolest) girl on the planet? CHECK. Platinum-selling recording artist? CHECK. Global…

S.C. Judge Says 1944 Execution Of 14-Year-Old Boy Was Wrong

14-Year-Old George Stinney Jr., Executed in 1944, Exonerated

An African-American boy, George Stinney Jr., who was executed at age 14 in the killing…

Oldest U.S. black college on verge of financial collapse

Cheyney University Facing Dire Financial Issues

The nation's oldest Black college, Cheyney University, one of Pennsylvania's 14 state-run universities, is on…

Hollywood Divas

Paula Jai Parker Catches Hell on ‘Hollywood Divas’ Reunion

Part one of Hollywood Divas reunion show last week ended with Paula Jai Parker’s husband…

Nigeria Sentences 54 of Its Own Soldiers to Death for Refusing to Fight Boko Haram

54 Nigerian Soldiers Sentenced to Death

Nigeria on Wednesday sentenced 54 of its own soldiers to death for refusing to fight…

black lives matter protests

ALL Black Lives Matter

From the beginning, #BlackLivesMatter as a rallying call was meant to undermine all forms of state violence…

Ric Wilson "If I Was White" (Prod. TommyGunz)

Chicago Activist Ric Wilson Drops “If I Was White”

Ric Wilson is a rapper and Chicago-based organizer with Black Youth Project (BYP 100) and We Charge Genocide,…

US, Cuba on Historic Path to Diplomacy

Starting with the humanitarian release of USAID subcontractor, Alan Gross, who had been jailed in…

Daymond John Honored at the 11th Annual Hennessy Privilege Awards

On December 16, Hennessy celebrated their 11th annual Hennessy Privilège Awards alongside honoree, Daymond John,…