WATCH: Doc Illuminates Sammy Davis Jr.'s Place in Black America
“Sammy Davis Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me” explores the late entertainer’s struggles with stardom and his role in an evolving Black America.
Celebrate Buffy Sainte-Marie's Birthday With These 5 Career Highs
The artist and philanthropist, whose work uplifts Indigenous cultural resistance, turns 78 today.
Ryan Coogler to Produce Fred Hampton Biopic
Daniel Kaluuya is in talks to play the Black Panther Party leader.
New York City Says Businesses Can't Discriminate Based on Hair
Not only can the city force companies to rehire employers who were let go due to this racial discrimination, but it can also levy penalties up to $250,000.
LISTEN: New Podcast Demands We #TellBlackStories
Color of Change talks to Ava DuVernay, Stanley Nelson and other artists about shifting narratives around Blackness.
'LikeWise Fiction' Podcast Will Showcase Short Stories by Marginalized People
Michael Sakasegawa is crowdfunding for a new audio compilation of short fiction from writers like José Pablo Iriarte and Esmé Weijun Wang.
New Video May Lead to Indictment Against R. Kelly
The video, which attorney Michael Avenatti says he handed to the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office, allegedly shows the singer sexually abusing a teenage girl.
Celebrate Valentine's Day With 120 Years of Black Love
Shadow and Act compiled 60 seconds of clips, from 1898 to 2018, that show the power of Black intimacy and romance on screen.
Jussie Smollett Opens Up About Traumatic Assault
The “Empire” star spoke to “Good Morning America” about the racist and homophobic assault he survived in Chicago—and the people who question his honesty.
'Black Panther' Earns Whopping 14 NAACP Image Award Noms
Several of your other favorite film and television projects also made the cut.
Documentary Uncovers Delayed Justice for Sexually Abused Indigenous Boys
“Predator on the Reservation” documents an investigation into the institutional failure that allowed Dr. Stanley Weber to allegedly assault boys on Native American reservations.
21 Savage Released From ICE Custody
The rapper’s attorneys joined activists and musical collaborators in demanding ICE release him and halt deportation proceedings.
Out Mag Celebrates Black Mothers and Daughters of the Movement
Guest editor Janet Mock spotlights five activist heroes—including Miss Major Griffin-Gracy and Alicia Garza—for Out’s March issue.
Tracy Clayton's New Podcast Celebrates 'Strong Black Leads'
The co-host of “Another Round” interviews Black Hollywood royalty like Lynn Whitfield on the Netflix podcast’s first season.
Lena Waithe and Halle Berry Update 'Boomerang' for TV
The new series follows the children of the 1992 Eddie Murphy film’s protagonists.
Now You Can Stream 'Eyes on the Prize' in Full for Free
Facing History and Ourselves just made the docuseries about the Civil Rights Movement—and lesson plans—available online.
Watch 'SNL' Educate Virginia Politicians About Blackface
In 2019. Still.
Your Favorite Artists of Color Won Big at the Grammys
See Janelle Monáe, Childish Gambino and other performers and victors rule the awards ceremony—even in their absence.
Jordan Peele and Spike Lee Talk Black Film
The producer and director of “BlacKkKlansman” look beyond awards season to a bright future for Black screen artists.
ICYMI: Aaron McGruder Resurrects 'The Boondocks' Just in Time
Huey, Riley, Robert and Ruckus take on the presidential administration’s racist policies, Russian subterfuge and R. Kelly.