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READ: 'Black-ish' Writer Discusses That Epic Colorism Episode

Peter Saji writes that “Black Like Us” is the episode that “terrifies me the most.”

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Kenya Barris Breaks Silence on Shelved 'Black-ish' Episode

The “Black-ish” creator cleared up rumors surrounding the unaired episode on NFL players’ protests against anti-Black police violence.

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Yara Shahidi On Using Her Platform to Further Her Activism

The 18-year-old “Black-ish” and “Grown-ish” actress talks to Vogue about using her fame to advance social justice causes.

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Petition Demands ABC Air 'Black-ish' Episode on Athlete Protests

In the wake of canceling “Roseanne” following the star’s racist tweet, Color of Change wants ABC to honor its professed values.

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Marsai Martin of 'Black-ish' to Star in First Studio Film, 'Little'

The 13-year-old also created the project. #Boss

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'Black-ish' Creator Kenya Barris Signs New Development Deal with ABC Studios

Barris will create new projects for ABC, including a “Black-ish” spinoff pilot starring Yara Shahidi.

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These Performers of Color Cleaned Up at The First MTV Movie & TV Awards

Several of your favorite stars took home golden popcorn statues.

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ABC Orders Pilot for Daveed Diggs-Produced Comedy on Rapper-Turned-Mayor

The still-untitled project focuses on a rapper who successfully runs for mayor as a publicity stunt. 

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This 'Black-ish' Scene Perfectly Captures Many Black Americans' Reaction to the Election

“Black people wake up every day believing that our lives are gonna change, even though everything around us says it’s not.”

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'Moonlight' Win, Tracee Ellis Ross' Speech and More Golden Globes Greatness

Ross, Viola Davis, Donald Glover and more Black Hollywood luminaries won big at last night’s awards. 

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Beyoncé, 'The Birth of a Nation, 'Moonlight' Lead NAACP Image Award Noms

“Luke Cage,” “Insecure” and “Queen Sugar” also earned multiple nominations.

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'Moonlight,' 'Atlanta' Earn Golden Globe Noms

Several directors, writers and performers of color in television and film were nominated for Golden Globes.

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Larry Wilmore Signs Multi-Year Deal With ABC

“The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore’s” namesake host will develop new projects and recruit new talent for the network where he helped develop “Black-ish.”

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USA Today Gives Major TV Networks Letter Grades for Diversity

ABC scored the highest.

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How 'Fresh Off The Boat' Executive Producer Melvin Mar Helped Change Hollywood Behind the Scenes

The third season of the family comedy premiered this week. Here, Melvin Mar talks about making history with the first Asian-American show in 20 years and the long game he played to get it on the small screen. 

2015 Favorites: the Breakdown

We asked tons of creators and changemakers to tell us their favorite music, TV shows and more of 2015. Here’s our breakdown of what hit with folks the most, by category. 

Viola Davis, Anthony Anderson, and Other Artists of Color Highlighted in 67th Emmy Nominations

The nomination pool is notably diverse this year as compared to previous ones, reflecting changing demographics on the American small screen.

Is 'Black-ish' the Modern Day 'Cosby Show?'

Karen Grisby Bates talked about the comparison over at NPR’s Code Switch.