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Spike Lee produced Netflix film ‘See You Yesterday’ brings us the Black time travelers we need
‘The House That Will Not Stand’ is not a celebration of affluent Black women, it’s an indictment of the racial caste system
Actress Amber Brenner is suing director/producer Salim Akil for breach of contract & domestic violence
I want BET to be a radiant hub for Black culture again
Four years removed from his year-long suspension, Adrian Peterson reveals he still hits his children
Interview: Kiese Laymon’s ‘Heavy’ reminds us that Blackness can be abundant in a world trying to make us disappear
Beyoncé buys complete control of Ivy Park from mogul Philip Green following claims of sexual harassment
Super-rich Californians are hiring their own private firefighters, and it’s causing problems
How ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ is cruel to its Black characters
The silent and sellout: What is the responsibility of prominent Black artists in an unjust society?
‘The Haunting of Hill House’ & the colonial obsession with salvaging a world of suffering for the sake of sanity
British trans performance artist takes trauma from burger assault and turns it into a call to action with ‘Burgerz’
Looking back at Rod Serling’s ‘The Twilight Zone’, and why Jordan Peele’s reboot will be great
New recording seems to show XXXTentacion admitting to battery charges against pregnant girlfriend
Nnedi Okorafor ‘Shuri #1’ comic is finally here, all hail the Princess of Wakanda!
Could the UFC have prevented huge brawl after McGregor’s defeat by addressing his racism?
Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo accused of sexual assault by two women
Time’s Up hires WNBA President Lisa Borders as its first president and CEO
Let’s give Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’ remake a chance to intrigue and horrify us
‘Black-ish’ creator explains exit from ABC after they shelved an anti-Trump episode
Here are the nominees we’re excited to see vie for the Young People’s Literature National Book Award
WTA & male players support Serena’s claims of mistreatment as another racist cartoon emerges
The ‘Scream’ TV series is coming back, and this time, it’s Black
It’s not just We Got Y’all: When non-profits frame Black youth as deprived & in need of saviors
AFROPUNK founding editor-in-chief quits company, citing “lies, gaslighting, exploitation”
Kaepernick’s case against the NFL moving forward after arbitrator denies summary judgment request
Why the interracial family in the new ‘Bewitched’ reboot matters to me
Jemele Hill’s $6 million buyout part of ESPN’s efforts to avoid race and gender in sports
‘The Sinner’ and why white killers are imagined as victims easier than the Black & killed
Harvey Weinstein accuser Asia Argento says her own sexual assault accusations are money-driven
‘Mixed-ish’ and the anti-Black myth of post-racial insulated societies
Mental Health Awareness Month shouldn’t be the only time I can talk openly about my mental health
Queer Black folks talk about masturbation, confront shame, and affirm their right to self-pleasure
‘A Million Little Things’ powerfully reflects the truth of many Black folk’s mental health struggle
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