Gender & Sexuality
Hulu documentary ‘Minding the Gap’ powerfully explores the effect of toxic masculinity on boys
Beyond representation: Visibility in media won’t save us
Jordan Peele buys out theater to support ‘Sorry to Bother You,’ fanning more ‘Get Out’ comparisons
‘Little Apple’ web series follows Black girl superhero fighting against racism in Harlem
‘Pose’ actress Indya Moore to star in, executive produce Frankenstein retelling ‘Magic Hour’
Jordan Peele’s Monkeypaw Productions hires Black queer scholar to ensure better representation
Smithsonian Museum of African American History acquires Wakandan artifacts
Watch: Kofi Siriboe’s new documentary leads a necessary discussion about Black mental health
Spike Lee receives standing ovation for “BlacKkKlansman” in triumphant return to Cannes
Nia DaCosta wins Nora Ephron Award at Tribeca Film Festival for ‘Little Woods”
“The Shape of Water” and the problem with “privilege”: Escaping oppression at the expense of destroying it
Malcolm X documentary featuring never before seen footage allows his words to tell his story
10 Black AF things to watch/read/listen to before ‘Black Panther’ drops
Yance Ford becomes first trans director to receive an Oscar nomination
A 2018 calendar and watch list for Black moviegoers and film buffs
‘Thor: Ragnarok’ through a Black and Indigenous post-colonial lens
The whitewashing of ‘IT’ is proof that it’s past time to start centering Blackness in horror
‘Detroit’ and 10 other films about race that completely fail by centering the white gaze
We are in a queer media movement, but is increased visibility the answer to violence?
Feminist triumph in action thrillers has always been for and about white women
‘The Birth Of A Nation’ Has Its Problems But It’s Still Worth Seeing
‘Southside With You’ is the Feel Good Movie of the Fall
‘Hidden Figures’ Matters, Black Women’s Labor Matters
‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Fails Storm and That’s A Big Problem
5 Movies to Look Forward to This Summer
‘Captain America: Civil War’ Felt Like More Of The Same With A Little Blackness On Top
‘Queen of Katwe’ Trailer and ‘Black Panther’ Casting Puts Lupita Nyong’o In the Spotlight
Five Reasons Why South by Southwest 2016 Is Extra Dope
The Problems With Zoe Saldana’s Casting As Nina Simone Are More Than Skin Deep
The Black Panthers Are Finally Getting Air Time
Blackkklansman continues the tradition of letting white women off the hook
Why the NYC specialized high school exam is discriminatory and must be terminated.
To the friend who said I should be thankful for my online harassment while cosplaying: I ain’t thankful for shit
What I learned about the work it takes to protect children from anti-Blackness from being homeschooled
Our hair is a map to freedom: What I learned about resistance from the “1st” free Black town in the Americas
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