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ICYMI: Meek Mill's New Docuseries Has a Teaser Trailer

In “#FreeMeek,” the Philly rapper hero details his firsthand experience with the criminal justice system.

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Watch the Trailer for Ramy Youssef's New Comedy Series

Being a millennial in a Muslim-American community in suburban New Jersey ain’t easy.

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Smithsonian Shines Light on Hawaiian Queens for Women's History Month

Remembering when the kingdom of Hawai‘i was ruled by two dope queens.

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Marvel Adds Danai Gurira's Name to 'Avengers' Poster After Backlash

The studio gave the actor top billing after outraged fans pointed out glaring omission.

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YouTuber Lilly Singh to Replace Carson Daly on NBC

Singh, who is Indian-Canadian, will be the only woman to host a late-night show for a major network.

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Marvel Taps Destin Daniel Cretton to Direct 'Shang-Chi,' its First Asian Superhero Film

The martial arts action movie is based on a 1970s-era Marvel comic book of the same name.

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READ: Karyn Parsons on Race, Identity and Representation

The “Fresh Prince” alumna keeps evolving, from actor to activist to author.

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Oh Yes!: Sandra Oh's Hot Streak Continues on 'Saturday Night Live'

The “Killing Eve” actor will be the third woman of Asian descent to host the iconic series.

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Comedy Central Welcomes More Creatives of Color

The network looks to move beyond its White, male core for laughs.

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READ: Regina Hall Looks Back—and Forward

Hollywood’s “new” it girl has been on the come up for decades.

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Tate Modern Commissions New Work From Kara Walker

Britain will soon get a taste of the African-American artist’s powerful and provocative vision.

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Watch Aretha Shine in Trailer for 'Amazing Grace'

Buried for decades, the documentary hinges on the singer’s live performance at New Bethel Baptist Church in Los Angeles in 1972.

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Should Jussie Smollett Have Been Indicted on 16 Felony Counts?

Twitter users weigh in on the latest development in the case.

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Twitter Responds to Michael Jackson Doc, 'Leaving Neverland'

The new documentary centers on two men who allege that the pop star sexually abused them as boys.

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WATCH: Teaser Trailer for Ava DuVernay's Central Park Five Miniseries

“When They See Us” tells the story of five Black and Latinx teens who were wrongfully convicted of rape.

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Meet Kairi, The First Gerber Baby of Hmong Descent

Baby food gets a taste of diversity.

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The Latest on the R. Kelly Sexual Assault Case

From John Legend on the Today show, to the daycare owner who bailed him out, to GoFundMe removing fundraising pages for his legal defense, the latest on the singer’s case.

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What About Dr. Seuss?: When Children's Books Promote Racial Stereotypes

Theodor Seuss Geisel created a fun and colorful world—unless you’re a person of color.

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In 'Pleasure Activism,' Adrienne Maree Brown Dares Us to Get In Touch With Our Needs

In her provocative new book, “Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good” the Detroit-based author, activist and doula demonstrates how we can tap into our emotional and erotic desires to organize against oppression.

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LISTEN: 'Desus & Mero' Stars Talk Making 'Late Night for the People'

The Bodega Boys want their new Showtime show to represent the people who are largely unrepresented in late-night television.