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Will Smith To Star As Venus And Serena Williams' Dad In New Biopic

Will Smith to Star as Venus And Serena Williams’ Dad in New Biopic

Happy birthday, WIll Smith! The megatalented Grammy-winning rapper and Oscar-nominated actor celebrates number 50 on September 25. We’re acknowledging him by revisiting this March 2019 article.

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Australian Athletes Impersonate Venus and Serena Williams, Wear Blackface

Three Australian football players are under fire for donning blackface and dressing up as Venus…

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Venus Williams’ Father, Richard Williams, Defends Her When Asked Why She’s so Confident in Vintage Clip

Rapper Ric Wilson posted a video on Tuesday of a White reporter being confronted by…

Venus Williams Defeats Sister Serena For First Time in Four Years

Serena Williams’ recent return to the tennis court has been stalled by big sister Venus,…

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Serena Williams Tears Up Remembering Sister Killed in Compton

If you’re remotely familiar with the backgrounds of tennis champions and sisters Venus and Serena Williams,…

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Two Black Women Are Facing Off In U.S. Open Semifinals Because Damn, We’re Magical

When will the magic end, you ask? Neva.

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Boy or Girl? Serena Williams Explains Joys of Not Knowing Sex of Baby

In April, tennis pro Serena Williams announced that she and her fiancé, Reddit co-founder Alexis…


[Black Lens] Kendrick is Back, WH Gets Heated, a Club Goes Dark: The Week in Pictures

The news was lit up this week with controversy, thrills politics and plain old problems across…

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Say What Now? Venus Williams Called ‘Gorilla’ by ESPN Commentator

This sounds all too familiar. Did Doug Adler just have a bad choice in words or was this done on purpose?

Serena Turns ‘Black Twitter’ Into Soccer Moms

Tuesday night, the amorphous cultural entity coined “Black Twitter” by people who are neither Black…