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WATCH: Jussie Smollett Attacks Oppressive Political Climate in New Music Video

The "Empire" star directed the video for his song, which pleads for love and justice in the face of police violence, xenophobia and attacks on reproductive justice.

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WATCH: Rapper Akua Naru Honors Black Literary Achievement in 'Toni Morrison'

The rapper released a live version of her 2015 ode to the "Song of Solomon" author.

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WATCH: Mexican-American Soccer Players Navigate Cross-Border Identities in New Doc

U.S.-born players on top-flight Mexican teams rebuke Donald Trump's xenophobic rhetoric while navigating multicultural identities abroad in a new documentary from The Guardian.

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WATCH: Black Musician Befriends, Tries to Convert White Supremacists in 'Accidental Courtesy'

The documentary profiles Daryl Davis' attempts to turn active Ku Klux Klan members and other White nationalists away from hate—and his dispute with Black Baltimore-based activists about his methods.

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LGBTQ Activists of Color Talk Trump and What They're Doing to Create Change [VIDEO]

We interviewed a range of LGBTQ activists of color at last week's Creating Change conference in Philadelphia and found that there still is strength in numbers.

WATCH: Linda Sarsour, Ibtihaj Muhammad and More Discuss Why They Wear Hijab

The activist and Olympian star in the latest episode of "The Secret Life of Muslims."

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WATCH: President Obama Describes His 'Toughest Day' in Office in New Promo

History will air "The 44th President: In His Own Words," on January 15.

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WATCH: First Harrowing Trailer for Kalief Browder Docuseries

The Jay Z-produced series will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival next month before airing on Spike in March.

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WATCH: Female Journalists of Color's Moving Tribute to Gwen Ifill

"You were a beacon for so many of us, women of color especially, who wanted so badly to see themselves reflected in the media," said CNN's Tanzina Vega. 

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WATCH: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Praises Muhammad Ali's Activism in MSNBC Special Clip

The video is culled from the basketball great's upcoming episode of MSNBC's "IconocLIST."

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Beyoncé, Brandy, Teddy Riley Honored at Soul Train Awards

The Erykah Badu-hosted awards ceremony aired on BET last night. Watch some video highlights, including an epic medley from Teddy Riley and a cypher with Gladys Knight and Angie Stone.

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WATCH: A Tribe Called Quest Inspires Mass Protest in New Music Video

The politically charged "We the People..." features on the group's final album, "We Got it From Here...Thank You 4 Your Service."

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Celebrate Black Cultural Excellence With These Streaming Specials

Both BET's "Love and Happiness: An Obama Celebration" and PBS' "Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise" highlight the past and present of Black pop cultural domination. They are both available to stream today.

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ICYMI: Solange Brings Down the House With 'SNL' Performances

The artist performed renditions of her "A Seat at the Table" tracks "Cranes in the Sky" and "Don't Touch My Hair" on the late-night program.

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ICYMI: Beyoncé and Dixie Chicks Crushed CMAs With 'Daddy Lessons' Performance

Despite accusations that neither Beyoncé nor "Daddy Lessons" qualify as country music, she and Dixie Chicks performed the "Lemonade" track together at last night's Country Music Awards.

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This New Video Rebukes Politicians Who Make Terrorism Muslim Americans' Responsibility

Fusion's Yasmin Nouh says that both major parties are guilty of placing the burden on American Muslims to combat terrorism.

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Hudson Yang, Danny Pudi and More TV Stars Ask AAPIs to #PowerUp The Vote

Six Asian-Americans performers star in the funny new PSA from APIAVote and Rock the Vote. 

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New Short Animates History of Lynching and Racial Terror in the U.S.

The video, narrated by Bryan Stevenson and animated by Molly Crabapple, is presented by the Equal Justice Initiative.

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Watch the First Episode of Issa Rae's 'Insecure' for Free

The "Awkward Black Girl" creator's HBO comedy officially debuted on Sunday. For those without HBO, Rae made the first episode available for free via her YouTube page.

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WATCH: Multiracial Americans Address Dislocation, Pride in New Video

Multiracial people with wide-reaching ethnic origins speak candidly about their experiences in this new video from NBC Asian America.