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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…
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 America…
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…
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Black UVA Student Beaten And Bloodied By Police Over…
Honor student, Martese Johnson, needed stitches after being beaten in the head by police. The violent altercation was caught on video.
Trinidad James Goes On CNN To Discuss The N-Word
Trinidad James tackles the use of the N-word on CNN.
Man Charged In Shooting Of Two Ferguson Police Officers
Jeffrey Williams, 20, charged with the shooitng ot two Ferguson officers.
Leader Of SAE Racist Chant Breaks His Silence: ‘It…
SAE member who led the now-infamous racist chant speaks out.
Listen To Some ‘Hip-Hop’ With August Alsina’s New…
April 1, 2015
August Alsina is back stronger than ever with a new joint titled 'Hip-Hop.'…
The Borrowers: 9 Hood Trends That Went 'Chic'
John Legend Won't Hold His Tongue About America's Race & Power Problem
VIBE Race Project: The Unsung Black Women Of Police Brutality
Charlamagne Tha God & Andrew Schulz Talk Issues Of Race In Hip-Hop