Alec Baldwin gives a cringey new interview: “Black people love me”

"Everywhere I go, black people go crazy. I think it’s because they’re most afraid of Trump."

George Romero, godfather of zombie cinema, was also a pioneer for racial horror films like ‘Get Out’

Here's one overlooked aspect of the revered filmmaker's legacy.

This is what it’s really like to cosplay while black

It’s time to shed some light on racism in the cosplay community.

“Ain’t I a Woman” March is a response to the whiteness of January’s women’s marches

Imani Mitchell, the president of Black Women United, said the march is a necessary addendum to the Women's March on Washington.

At four years old, the Black Lives Matter network takes stock of its work on the ground

"Despite all that we are up against given this new political landscape, we are uniquely positioned to build substantial power for black people.”

After the Newark riots, one family staged a quiet, generations-long rebellion by staying in the city

On the 50th anniversary of the protests, the Williams family reflects on their decision to stay and help their city in its efforts to both rebuild and grow.

Why ‘Moonlight’ director Barry Jenkins’ next movie is so important

It's a story that needs to be told on the big screen today.

In ‘Baby Driver,’ Jamie Foxx’s “mental” character perpetuates negative black stereotypes

Baby can drive, but all Bats can do is pull a trigger.

Philando Castile: Timeline of events since the Minnesota man was fatally shot by Jeronimo Yanez

Thursday marks one year since Philando Castile was fatally shot by the St. Anthony, Minnesota, police officer.

Colin Kaepernick searches for “independence” in ancestral trip to Ghana

The free agent quarterback also blasted Fourth of July celebrations with a Frederick Douglass quote.

Delrawn Small’s family marks one year since his fatal shooting by an NYPD officer

Small was fatally shot by NYPD officer Wayne Isaacs.

‘Popsugar’ published an article about embracing natural hair. Zero black women were featured.

How not to support the natural hair movement, as told by one women's site.
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Trump's CNN GIF has a racist history on Reddit

Redditor HanAssholeSolo has quite the disturbing post history.

Netflix has renewed 'Dear White People' for a second season

It's not clear exactly when the Justin Simien-created show will return, but it's due back in 2018.

Uber is investigating a woman's claim a driver put her in danger while defending his family's slaves

He then dropped her off in the middle of nowhere.
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Movement for Black Lives activists disrupt Minneapolis Pride to protest Philando Castile verdict

Protesters reportedly held signs with messages like "No KKKops at Pride."

White Americans more likely to own guns, blacks more likely know someone who has been shot: study

New research reveals startling stats about the relationship African-Americans have with guns.

The acquittal in Sylville Smith's death shows that too little changes in Milwaukee, despite protests

The officer that shot Smith will face no repercussions in his death. Historically, few of the city's officers ever have.

Trevor Noah says he's been stopped by police "8 to 10" times in his 6 years in the US

Trevor Noah told the 'Daily Show' audience about his experience with police in the wake of the Philando Castile verdict.

This high-end fashion brand is getting called out for co-opting the Black Lives Matter message

"Every Color Matters," one of their sweaters read.

Why did two black-owned networks bring back 'The Cosby Show' amid assault accusations?

Despite the allegations against Bill Cosby, Bounce TV and TV One say viewers still want to see the Huxtables.

Charleena Lyles was the second pregnant black woman killed by police this spring

Black mothers have always been the most outspoken voices against police violence. But in these cases, they were its casualties.

Like Tupac Shakur himself, 'All Eyez on Me' is way better at confronting racism than misogyny

It's a pattern that is starting to define biopics about famous rappers.

Shaunkeyia Stephens, mother of slain Texas teen Jordan Edwards, joins lawsuit against city, ex-cop

The mother of slain black 15-year-old Jordan Edwards claims police officer shot her son in cold blood and the city aided a cover-up.
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Judge declares mistrial in Bill Cosby sexual assault case

Jurors in the 79-year-old comedian's sexual assault trial have been deliberating for more than 50 hours.

What Tinashe gets right about sexism and wrong about colorism in controversial 'Guardian' interview

The singer's latest comments caused a stir on Twitter this week.

Family of Terence Crutcher, 40-year-old unarmed black man killed by Tulsa police, files suit

Shelby was previously found not guilty on a first-degree manslaughter charge for fatally shooting Crutcher.

ESPN 'Celtics-Lakers' 30 for 30 doc equates extraordinary black men with less impressive white men

We've been led to believe that the 1980s were the decade of Magic Johnson and Larry Bird in the NBA. But only one of them deserves that honor.

The Kardashians are not hurting black women's feelings. But they may be stealing black wealth.

The Kardashians have built an empire based on their interpretations of black womanhood.