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Golden Globe and Emmy-nominated actress Issa Rae, the star and co-creator of HBO's Insecure, has been cast to star in American Princess, a romantic comedy set to air Fox. Stella Meghie, the film director for Everything, Everything, will direct the project and Paul Feig,...
The NAACP Legal Defense Fund has sent a letter to the Florida Department of Education this month asking that it ban schools from enforcing racist policies that prohibit Black students from wearing certain hairstyles, such as dreadlocks, Afros and...
A grocery store owner in Athens, Ala., is refusing to sell Pepsi products because they feature the NFL logo. In a Facebook post from S&Z Grocery owner Phillip Stewart said he pulled Pepsi bottles off the shelf himself and would...

The legacy of Colin Kaepernick is that he has forced topics of inequality and police brutality to the forefront of the American conversation. Nowhere is that more clear than at Capital Christian Academy, an all-black private school in Prince...
The infamous Internet saga about a stripper named Zola that went viral in 2015 will soon be an A24 Indie studio film, starring up-and-coming actress, Taylour Paige, cast in the starring role, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Then-20-year-old Aziah Wells, aka...
  Simone Biles has beef with interim U.S.A. Gymnastics leader Mary Bono for an anti-Nike tweet she posted last month, just days after the company unveiled Colin Kaepernick as the face of its “Just Do It” campaign, according to The New York Times. Bono, a former...

  Drake says Kanye West spilled the beans on his new son, Adidon. On LeBron James’ The Shop on HBO, Drake said he saw stories online that had details of a conversation he had with Ye about relationship issues he was having with former porn...
Members of the “Proud Boys,” a far-right group known to align itself with neo-Nazis, violently beat up several protesters after a Republican event in Manhattan Friday night, yet none of the group’s members were arrested, according to Buzzfeed News. Buzzfeed News...
After surveillance video on Friday proved that a 9-year-old Black boy never “sexually assaulted” or “groped” a white woman inside the Sahara Deli in New York, the woman has apologized in a Brooklyn News 12 interview. “I was wrong,” said the woman,...

Kanye West posted a bizarre video on Twitter Saturday about “mind control,” saying people are trying to control his mind and tongue. "I just want to talk about mind control," West said in the video. "You know, when people try to...
Officials at Lankershim Elementary School in Highland, Calif., are trying to figure out who sent a racist letter to the school’s principal. "It had horrific comments in it related to race, derogatory comments, unconscionable comments," Dale Marsden, San Bernardino City...
Melania Trump has spent the last week in Africa for some reason. She has refused to say why. As is often the case with the Trumps, the purpose of their moves is often shrouded in racism, be it overt or covert....
In the latest edition of “People in public places being racist,” an employee at a restaurant on the campus of Portland State University in Portland, Oregon is in jail he yelled obscenities and racial slurs at a customer along...
How many of you aren’t cool with people just showing up unannounced at your house? It’s the height of rudeness. One place you really can’t show up without calling first is Kensington Palace. It’s a lesson that Samantha Markle, the...
  For all of the talk of the NFL effectively blackballing Colin Kaepernick after he began protesting police brutality and racial injustice in 2016, a name often forgotten is that of his former San Francisco 49ers teammate Eric Reid. On Sunday, Reid, signed by the...
Recently, Katt Williams has had a bit of a career renaissance, including winning his first Emmy and having a resurgence on the comedy scene. However, as is often the case, trouble isn’t far behind him. Williams is once again back in trouble...
On a day that featured one of the lowest moments in recent U.S. History, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) left a stage in Des Moines, Iowa, to cheers and thoughts of 2020. "You are never defined in life by what happens to...
Our long national nightmare is over. A week after his disastrous Saturday Night Live appearance and subsequent tweets calling for the repeal of the 13th Amendment, Kanye West has deleted his social media accounts again. No more tweets. No more Instagram—at least for...
Mysonne, the Bronx-based rapper turned activist, was arrested in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Saturday while protesting Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination. It’s the second time he has been arrested during a Kavanaugh protest. The first was on Sept. 4....
Timothy Loehmann, the former Cleveland Police officer who killed Tamir Rice, a 12-year old child who as playing with a toy gun on a playground in Cleveland, Ohio, has found a new job. According to the Wheeling News-Register, Loehmann has been hired...