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‘Fast Color’ was snubbed by Hollywood’s white male gatekeepers because it doesn’t fit their worldview
‘Set It Off’ and the Black feminist lessons it still holds for us
The excellence of Black Hollywood doesn’t need to be validated by mainstream awards
Janelle Monae confirms her queerness ahead of release of ‘Dirty Computer’
Powerful women in Hollywood come together to release multi-faceted anti-harassment plan
Actor Bambadjan Bamba reveals undocumented status: ‘We just can’t be scared anymore’
Singer and actress Della Reese dies at the age of 86
Study confirms why TV representation is failing, there aren’t enough Black writers in Hollywood
‘House of Cards’ canceled in the wake of Kevin Spacey’s child sexual harassment scandal
Florida city votes to change streets named after Confederate leaders
The Difference Between Casey Affleck and Nate Parker? Community Accountability.
WATCH: Kerry Washington and Aziz Ansari discussing racism in Hollywood
Was I Right about the NAACP Image Awards?
Idris Elba Explains Black Actor’s Struggle in the UK
The 2016 Oscar nominations prove the Academy’s diversity problem
Lupita Nyong’o Set to Star in ‘The Queen of Katwe’
Chris Rock Has an Intersectional Critique of Jennifer Lawrence’s Feminism
People Magazine offends with mammy tweet about Viola Davis
Nicki Minaj attributes more natural, toned down look to confidence
‘Exodus’ director addresses casting controversy
Donald Glover to play Spiderman, the animated version
White people steal the show once again in film about Moses
LaVerne Cox makes history yet again: becomes first transgender woman nominated for Emmy
Dick Gregory honored with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Jem and the Holograms actress much lighter than cartoon
Every single lead actor in the ‘Gods of Egypt’ is white
Erika Alexander on why Hollywood is racist
Oliver Stone walks away from MLK biopic because producers are ‘suffocating the man & the truth’
‘Awkward Black Girl’ creator Issa Rae joins Forbes’ ’30 Under 30′ list
Italian poster for ’12 Years A Slave’ diminishes star Chiwetel Ejiofor, highlights Brad Pitt
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