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David Oyelowo Wants Black History Taught In UK Schools
Let David Oyelowo tell it, black history is more than just important, it's invaluable.
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…
Review: Martin Luther King Jr. Isn’t The Man You Thought You Knew In Ava DuVernay’s ‘Selma’
With the unrest in Ferguson and racial tensions still tainting America, Ava DuVernay delivers an eerily timely piece of art with her latest motion picture…
5 Powerful Lessons Learned From Martin Luther King Jr.
On this national holiday, we commemorate the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who was an American hero, civil right…
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…
Jamie Foxx To Play Martin Luther King Jr. In Upcoming Biopic?
Jamie Foxx may end up channeling the fallen orator of the famous "I Have a Dream" speech in the near future. Back in 2011, writer…
Photos From the 50th Anniversary March on Washington
Thousands marched over the weekend to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would go on to deliver…
Massive Turnout for 50th Anniversary of MLK “I Have A Dream” Speech (PHOTOS)
In 1963, Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. helped lead the civil rights March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Thousands walked through The Mall to…
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Paul Greengrass’ MLK Biopic “Memphis” Is Back On Track
Paul Greengrass' much maligned film about the final days of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is getting its second wind. We got the details for…
Kanye West Recites Poem for Martin Luther King Jr. in 1990
First, the 1996 video footage of Kanye West performing in Chicago hits the web. Now, even older footage of Mr. West has hit the blogs.
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Looking While Black: Cop Pulls Over Black Man For…
While driving to his mother's home, John Felton was pulled over by a police officer who admits to stopping him because he made direct eye…
A Young Black Man Jailed Since April For Petty Theft…
The 24-year-old allegedly stole a Mountain Dew, a Snickers bar and a Zebra cake and was held without bail for nearly four months.
A Father Tries To Rob A Credit Union To Pay For His…
A Michigan man was arrested earlier this month for robbing a credit union after his insurance company stopped paying for his daughter’s chemo treatments, according…
The Road Sandra Bland Was Arrested On Has Now Been…
University Drive will now be known as Sandra Bland Parkway.
Chris Brown Gets Tipsy In The 15-Second Teaser Video For…
August 29, 2015
Chris Brown took to Instagram to give fans a 15 second teaser of his upcoming video “Liquor”…
11 Rappers Accused Of Using Ghostwriters
Top 25 Latin/Hip-Hop Collaborations (From Worst To Best)
Converse Unveils The Long Awaited 'Chuck II' In Boston
The Decaying Relevance Of The Radio Single