Qimmah Saafir

Identity and Labels Are at the Heart of #GoodMuslimBadMuslim Podcast

Two Muslim women share personal experiences and thoughts on what it takes to be considered ”good.”

Watch: Trailer for Ken Jeong's New Sitcom, 'Dr. Ken'

The “Community” and “Hangover” star’s new show will be the second Asian-American family comedy on ABC.

Doc Delves Into the Life of Female Boxing Champion 'T-Rex'

Clarissa “T-Rex” Shields goes from an impoverished upbringing in Flint, Michigan, to bringing home Olympic gold.

Kendrick Lamar Honored By The California State Senate

Lamar was named the 35th District’s ”generational icon.” 

Stephanie Mills Returns Home in NBC's 'The Wiz Live!'

The powerful vocalist will perform in the classic musical once again.

Cristela Alonzo Opens Up About Her Show Being Cancelled

The star of the ABC sitcom expresses her gratitude and her views on what “Cristela” accomplished. 

'Southern Rites' Documentary Examines a Town's Sharp Racial Divide

In Mongomery County, Georgia, which held segregated proms until 2009, a case of a white town leader killing a black man sounds all too familiar.

'Marley' The Musical Travels to Baltimore

Kwame Kwei-Armah brings the late great Marley’s life and work to the city stage. 

Some Upset Over Marilyn Mosby Attending #Rally4Peace Concert

According to a number of tweeters,  Maryland State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby attending a show dedicated to healing means that she’s biased against police. 

Questlove Documents His Musical Experience In Havana

The musical savant goes to Cuba and taps intot its rich artistic culture.

A Film Based On The President and FLOTUS's First Date Is In The Works

The first couple’s love story will be coming to a screen near you.

Prince Scheduled to Perform at Baltimore 'Rally 4 Peace'

The Purple One will join other musicians to encourage healing in Baltimore. 

Common Addresses the Latest Flap Over "Song for Assata"

Kean University cancelled his commencement speech after protest by New Jersey State Troopers, but the artist stands by the song. 

Lauryn Hill Cancels Israel Performance

Ms. Hill backs out because she can’t perform in Palestine’s West Bank as well.

AFFRM Kicks Off Its Second Annual Membership Drive

Ava DuVernay’s indie film marketing and education organization is recruiting members, which they call “Rebels.”

New Play Explores The Joy and Pain of Young Muslim-Americans

“Beyond Sacred,” the latest installment of director Ping Chong’s”Undesirable Elements” series, delves into the lives of five New York City Muslims under 30. 

Part 2 of 'Buena Vista Social Club' is in the Works

The legendary Cuban band’s final go ’round will be documented.

What Soul Legend Bill Withers Told Aloe Blacc in Master Class

“I will erase a master tape and a master’s ass,” he said at the L.A. ASCAP  Expo.

Jennifer Lopez and Los Dinos Honor Selena at the Billboard Latin Music Awards

The legacy and memory of Selena is alive and well.