Chris Rock

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How Your Faves Really Feel About the #Inauguration

The Obamas’ departure from the White House and Donald Trump’s first day as president compelled many entertainers of color to speak their minds on social media. They didn’t hold back.

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Alicia Keys, Beyoncé and More Name '23 Ways' Black People Have Lost Their Lives to Racist Violence

Mic partnered up with Keys and her We Are The Movement organization for this recreation of its previous “23 Everyday Actions” video.

Academy Apologizes After Ang Lee, Others Condemn Oscars' 'Tone-Deaf' Anti-Asian Jokes

“It pains us that any aspect of the show was considered offensive, and I apologize for any hurt the skits caused,” wrote Academy CEO Dawn Hudson in a letter to 25 Asian Academy members who condemned the telecast’s jokes. 

Jada Pinkett Smith Says Chris Rock's Oscars Crack 'Comes With the Territory'

Chris Rock targeted the actress’ #OscarsSoWhite boycott during his much-talked-about opening monologue at last week’s Oscars ceremony. 

8 Reasons Why I Hated Chris Rock's Oscars Monologue

Opinions about the funnyman’s opener ranged from “he told the truth” to ”I laughed at parts,” to “it sucked.” Here are eight reasons why Akiba Solomon wishes it never happened.

Chris Rock Swings for Fences, Mostly Misses at This Year's #OscarsSoWhite

Jokes about Asian youth labor exploitation and Stacey Dash left us scratching our heads last night.

#TBT to Chris Rock Talking S**t about the Oscars...A Decade Ago

“Ben Affleck got a Oscar, and Morgan Freeman got a Oscar—are they equal?” 

Julie Delpy Apologizes for Minimizing Black People's Marginalization in Hollywood

“I’m very sorry for how I expressed myself.”

Chris Rock Will Host the Next Oscars

Chris Rock will give hosting the Academy Awards—also known as the Oscars—a second try this winter.

Chris Rock, Tessa Thompson, Justin Simien And Others Talk Celebrity Advocacy at Blackout Festival

The first annual Blackout Festival featured numerous black Hollywood and music stars asking frank questions about the importance of advocacy and disruption to further black creative achievement. Check out important quotes here. 

#TBT: Chris Rock Proposes New South Carolina State Flag

This clip from “The Chris Rock Show” is more relevant than ever. 

Chris Rock Goes in on Major League Baseball in New TV Segment

Rock, who has closed out a new episode of “Real Sports With Bryant Gumble,” says MLB should be very afraid about its small number of black players and fans. 

Catching Up on Chris Rock's 'Driving While Black' Posts

The discussion about #DWB continues.

Chris Rock Talks Race Relations, Comedy And More

“To say Obama is progress is saying that he’s the first black person that is qualified to be president. That’s not black progress. That’s white progress,” Chris Rock says.

Chris Rock and W. Kamau Bell On What's So Funny About Race

The two comedians opened up to The Root.

Chris Rock's Message for the 'Undecided Voters of the Caucasian Variety'

On last Friday night’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” Chris Rock starred in a satirical campaign ad that proved President Barack Obama is white.