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Harry Belafonte’s The Gathering for Justice Lays Down Agenda For ‘GULD’ Conference

"Growing Up Locked Down" will examine the school-to-prison pipeline and alternatives to punishment at the juvenile justice conference in Southern California this weekend.


Activists And Entertainers Star In Moving PSA, ‘Against The Wall’

To put into perspective the dire need to cease police brutality in black and brown communities, a new PSA made its way to the Internet…


Harry Belafonte To Appear On Al Roker’s ‘Living Legends’ Series

The TODAY co-host will sit down with the living legend to talk about his upcoming event, the Many Rivers to Cross Festival and making power moves at…


Harry Belafonte Questions Timing Of Nate Parker Rape Trial: “What Are We Doing Here?”

The humanitarian and legendary actor praised Parker's upcoming film, Birth of a Nation and the motive behind the resurface of the 1999 trial.


Harry Belafonte’s “Many Rivers To Cross” Social Justice Festival Is Rooted In Progressive Action

Jesse Williams, John Legend, Common and more are set to headline Harry Belafonte's art and music festival.


#FeelTheBern: Bernie Sanders And Jhene Aiko Visit The Apollo Theater

Sen Bernie Sanders and Jhene Aiko visit the famed Harlem venue for a special event.


Organizers, Activists And More Honor Harry Belafonte At The Apollo Theater

The soon to be 90-year-old icon was honored for his humanitarian and Civil Rights work at the 10 year anniversary for the Gathering for Justice,…


How Harry Belafonte And His Daughter Helped Bring Usher’s “Chains” Racial Injustice Campaign To Life

Usher enlisted the help of Harry Belafonte and Sankofa.org to bring his "Chains" video fruition.


Justice League NYC To Host ‘March2Justice’ Event With Harry Belafonte

The Justice League NYC is preparing for a monumental event later this month. On April 13, members and supporters of the organization will engage in…


Carlos Santana Wants To Unite Jay Z, Beyonce And Harry Belafonte In Concert

Harry Belafonte and Jay Z clearly have different takes on responsibilities of the black elite, but Carlos Santana wants to bridge the generational gap.


Harry Belafonte Suing Dr. Martin Luther King’s Family

Esteemed performer and social activist Harry Belafonte is in yet another squabble this year. Back in the summer, Belafonte's accusations that Jay-Z and Beyonce turning…


Cross-Examination: Dissecting Two Sides Of The Jay Z And Harry Belafonte Debate

Harry Belafonte’s public critique was loud and clear: "I think one of the great abuses of this modern time is that we should…


Harry Belafonte Says Beyonce and Jay-Z ‘Have Turned Their Back on Social Responsibility’

Renowned actor/singer/activist Harry Belafonte is still taking stands at 85 years old with a sharp opinion in tow. In an interview with The…