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Here On Business: The Evolution Of Jay Z

  • Instagram By Kelvin Hicks

The Trayvon Martin docu-series, Rest In Power, premiered last week on the Paramount Network and BET. Jay Z and The Weinstein Company won the screen rights to Suspicion Nation: The Inside Story of the Trayvon Martin Injustice and Why We…

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Actress Regina King Shines in Seven Seconds on Netflix

  • Instagram By Allison Kugel

With an acting career spanning four decades and multiple awards and nominations, Regina King has effortlessly embodied countless memorable characters across the big and small screens. From thought provoking films like Boyz n the Hood, Poetic Justice, Jerry Maguire and…

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D.L. Hughley Shoots Straight on Police, Mark Fuhrman and Racial Profiling

  • Instagram By Allison Kugel

Hailed as one of the most prolific standup comedians of the past three decades, D.L. Hughley has never been afraid to dig into ethnic stereotypes, economic disparity, relationships, politics… nothing’s off limits. His words are explicit and paint an accurate…

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Your Ultimate Event Guide For Summertime Chi!

  • Instagram By Keena Renee

There is NOTHING like Chicago in the summer time ya’ll! The weather is perfect and there are plenty of things to do around the city to keep your entertained and your belly full. With festival season about to be in…

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Lenny Kravitz on Race, God & Spreading Love Through Music

  • Instagram By Allison Kugel

Twenty-nine years after releasing his debut album, Lenny Kravitz is still letting love rule, but with an eye towards societal strife that continues to go unchecked. The multi-Grammy award winning musician brings forth a conscious body of work with Raise…

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Deon Taylor and Laz Alonso Talk the Importance of Seeing Traffik

  • Instagram By Jasmine Browley

Made by Jasmine Browley As of late, we’ve been seeing an influx of content centered on gun violence, poverty and racism; all real issues that plague the African American experience. Yet, one devastating epidemic has managed to fly under the…

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Logan Browning Gets Candid About ‘Dear White People’

  • Instagram By Allison Kugel

Her beauty is luminescent, her conviction fierce. It’s a potent combination and why actress Logan Browning’s portrayal of student activist Sam White in the Netflix hit series Dear White People has struck a chord with audiences. The series, based off…

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Imani Hakim Keeps It Real About Finding Her Way

  • Instagram By Ashley White

If she looks familiar, it’s because you’ve seen Imani Hakim on the hit series, Everybody Hates Chris, playing Chris Rock’s little sister Tonya. Today, Imani is learning how to navigate the entertainment industry as a young woman and discovering her…

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Vivica A. Fox Is Hotter Than Ever, and Disarmingly Real

  • Instagram By Allison Kugel

Kind, conscientious, courageous and refreshingly candid, Ms. Vivica A. Fox has proven that as Hollywood careers go, second acts are often the sweetest. The multi-hyphenate actress-director- beauty entrepreneur-author is embracing life and not looking back, except to pull from her…

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Hollywood’s Luminary Black Achievers Honored at 2018 ABFF

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Now in its third consecutive year of presentation, the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Honors annually celebrates individuals of African descent who have made significant, distinguished contributions to American culture through their work in the industry, while saluting the preceding…

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