Forest Whitaker to Executive Produce Angela Davis Biopic

Forest Whitaker to Executive Produce Angela Davis Biopic

by #TeamEBONY   Mar 22, 2017

According to Variety, Forest Whitaker has joined Codeblack Films’ untitled Angela Davis film project as an executive producer. A renowned scholar, activist, feminist icon and former... Read More

Angela Davis Talks Black Liberation, History and the Contemporary Vision

Angela Davis Talks Black Liberation, History and the Contemporary Vision

by Sheryl Huggins Salomon   Feb 17, 2016

Fifty years after the founding of the Black Panther Party for Self Defense, the agenda and style of the legendary Black revolutionary organization remains... Read More

Angela Davis & Rasmea Odeh: Connecting Palestine, Prisons & Police

Angela Davis & Rasmea Odeh:
Connecting Palestine, Prisons & Police

by Kristian Davis Bailey   Jul 13, 2015

Last month, scholar, activist and former political prisoner Angela Davis gave the keynote address at a Chicago rally in defense of Palestinian political prisoner... Read More

[BLACK POP DAILY]
Kanye 7th Album: ‘So Help Me God’

[BLACK POP DAILY]
Kanye 7th Album: ‘So Help Me God’

by John Kennedy   Mar 02, 2015

Kanye West Unveils Name of His New Album Kanye West is under oath to deliver dopeness. Starting with the title of his so-close-you-can-almost-taste-it seventh... Read More

Audre Lorde

12 Great Black Feminist Quotes

by Kristin Braswell   Mar 10, 2014

The first time I read Audre Lorde’s words “I am deliberate and afraid of nothing”, my stomach swelled with an indescribable pride. Black feminism.... Read More

Director Shola Lynch Talks ‘Runner’

Director Shola Lynch Talks ‘Runner’

by Makkada B. Selah   Aug 14, 2013

Documentary filmmaker Shola Lynch is breaking away from the pack. Around this time last year, the New York City native was preparing for the... Read More

Celebrating Black LGBT Pioneers [PHOTOS]

Celebrating Black LGBT Pioneers [PHOTOS]

by #teamEBONY   Jun 24, 2013

As we celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month this June, Ebony.com wants to give props to African-American pioneers, who not only... Read More

Truth to Power: Angela Davis Doc Producer Speaks

Truth to Power: Angela Davis Doc Producer Speaks

by Souleo   Apr 04, 2013

When one hears the name of social justice activist Angela Davis, a litany of connotations are immediately formed whether they are accurate or not.... Read More

Documentary Revisits Angela Davis’ Fight for Freedom

Documentary Revisits Angela Davis’ Fight for Freedom

by Makkada B. Selah   Sep 10, 2012

Free Angela and All Political Prisoners, a new film by Shola Lynch, in which Angela Davis, 68, speaks openly for the first time in... Read More

[BOOK REVIEW]
Angela Davis, Now

[BOOK REVIEW]
Angela Davis, Now

by Todd Steven Burroughs   Aug 14, 2012

When Angela Davis appears before an audience today, something special happens. Perhaps it’s that the author, activist and longtime public intellectual seems to step... Read More