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Ava DuVernay To Direct ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ Because Ava Is Super Qualified
Idris Elba And David Oyelowo Receive Top Honors From Queen Elizabeth
This is kind of a big deal.
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Ava DuVernay Will No Longer Direct Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’
Famed filmmaker Ava DuVernay was named the director of Marvel's Black Panther earlier this year. But now, a new report has surfaced stating that the…
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Is Ava DuVernay’s Next Film Going To Be Part Of The Marvel Franchise?
Ava DuVernay is already seen as a superhero in many people's eyes for her stellar directorial film Selma. But the Cali native is setting her…
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U.S. High School Students, ‘Selma’ Is Coming Right To Your Classroom
A copy of Ava DuVernay's Selma will be given to every American high school for free.
Barack Obama Talks Race, Ferguson And His Legacy With Journalists Aboard Air Force One
Barack Obama took questions from journalists aboard Air Force ranging from Ferguson, Department of Justice report and living in a post racial society.
John Lewis Commemorates Selma 50th Anniversary With First-Hand Account On Twitter
Rep. John Lewis gives a firsthand account of the fateful events of "Bloody Sunday" in Selma.
Ledisi Hopes The Grammys Controversy Will Increase The Support Of R&B
The talk of the 57th Annual Grammy Awards evening on Feb. 8 didn't solely center around Kanye West's stage bomb. There was a divide between…
The ‘Glory’ That Common And John Legend Brought To The Oscars Made Oprah Cry
VIBE Race Project: John Legend Won’t Hold His Tongue About America’s Race And Power Problem
Nobody wants to talk about race.
Interview: Spike Lee Discusses ‘Da Sweet Blood of Jesus’ And The Beauty Of Black Lives Matter
Spike Lee isn’t here for the pleasantries. He says what he feels and has earned both the respect and resentment of many because of it.
Top Black Female Directors You Need to Know
All hail the heroines of cinema! No, we're not talking about the Hollywood starlets. Though we still love them, we're saluting the game-changers behind…
David Oyelowo Wants Black History Taught In UK Schools
Let David Oyelowo tell it, black history is more than just important, it's invaluable.
‘Black-ish,’ Taraji P. Henson And ‘Selma’ Rule The 2015 NAACP Image Awards
The 2015 NAACP Image Awards were held last night (Feb. 6), and Taraji P. Henson, Selma and Black-ish were the stars of the show. The…
Beyonce Will Perform with Common and John Legend at the Grammys
The 57th Grammy Awards are set to air this Sunday with a roster full of A-list performers. Of those set to take the stage, Common…
Ava DuVernay And Oprah Create A New Show For OWN
Following the overwhelming success of Selma, director Ava DuVernay is teaming up with her partner-in-crime Oprah Winfrey to bring the novel Queen Sugar to the…
Common And John Legend Are Taking ‘Glory’ To The Oscars Stage
The masses may not be content with the lack of nominations for Ava DuVernay’s Selma at this year’s Academy Awards, but the film’s lead single…
Ava DuVernay and David Oyelowo to Make Katrina Film
Following the success of their successful film Selma, Ava DuVernay and David Oyelowo plan reunite in an effort to create a new drama…
Anthony Mackie Gets Called A ‘Sell Out’ For Race Comments
The black community is not too pleased with Anthony Mackie after he voiced his take on Selma and the race issues surrounding it. In a…
Oprah Winfrey, Common And More Retrace The Steps Of Dr. King In Selma March
The timeliness and relevance of Ava DuVernay’s Selma took shape in Alabama yesterday (Jan. 18) as stars of the film retraced the steps of the…
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Dylann Storm Roof, the 22 year old alleged gunman who killed nine African-American parishioners inside of Charleston, South Carolina's historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church…
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Former Harlem Drug Dealer Earns Bachelor’s Degree From…
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Former GS9 Member Given 98 Year Sentence For Attempted…
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