Tessa Thompson, Ruth Negga Star in 'Passing' Adaptation
The actresses will star as a pair of childhood friends who wrestle with the fallout of one friend passing as White.
Kalief Browder's Mother 'Literally Died of a Broken Heart,' Says Lawyer
Venida Browder fought for justice after her teenage son was forced to stay at Rikers Island jail for three years without a trial, and later killed himself.
Philly and Los Angeles' First Black Police Head Dead at 72
Willie Williams joined the LAPD in the aftermath of the Rodney King beating and 1992 riots.
WATCH: Traffic Reporter Pays Homage to Phife Dawg with 'Tribe' Rhyme-Filled Report
A little awkward, for sure, but dope and heartwarming nonetheless.
RIP: Celebrate Phife Dawg's Life With These Classic Verses
The 45-year-old founding member of “A Tribe Called Quest” died today.
'Bloody Sunday' Survivor Amelia Boynton Robinson Dies at Age 104
Boynton Robinson lived long enough to demonstrate on Selma’s infamous Edmund Pettus Bridge twice—once in 1965 and once in 2015 with President Obama
Native Feminism, White Women Passing and the Sad Tale of Andrea Smith
The Rachel Dolezal fraud has led to mainstream scrutinizing about Andrea Smith, an icon of Native American feminism long accused of being a white woman passing as Cherokee. A look at the not-new, not-easy issues right beneath the surface.