Posts tagged "slavery"

News

African American Family Records From Slavery Era Will Be Available Online For Free

Prepare to fill in those missing branches on your family tree.

Movies & TV

‘Roots’ Remake Coming To TV Courtesy Of The History Channel

Fresh off the success of Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave, The History Channel believes that the 1977 miniseries needs a fresh start for a…

Movies & TV

Watch: New ’12 Years A Slave’ Featurette Helps To Build Oscar Buzz

12 Years a Slave has made itself known as a bonafide hit, as witnessed at the Telluride Film Festival over the Labor Day weekend. Now,…

Movies & TV

‘Django Unchained’ Cast Talks Tough Topics in Quentin Tarantino’s Spaghetti Western/Blaxploitation Film

Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained hits theaters tomorrow, on Christmas Day. VIBE sat down with our recent cover stars aka the cast of Django Unchained and…

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Azealia Banks Boycotting “Racist” Dolce & Gabbana Collection

VIBE Aug./Sept. 2012 cover girl Azealia Banks isn't afraid to speak her mind, even if it gets her into some hip-hop beef. But Banks latest…

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Chris Rock Causes Drama With “White People’s Day” Tweet

Chris Rock doesn't care about being politically correct. If it pops into his head, the native New Yorker says it.

Vixen

Adidas Cancels Offensive Sneakers by Jeremy Scott

Jeremy Scott will have to stow away a pair of ankle-cuff Adidas kicks due to their resemblance to slavery shackles, the shoe company announced yesterday.