NHL draft pick Mitchell Miller under fire for bullying black, disabled classmate

The Arizona Coyotes and their top pick in the 2020 NHL Draft, Mitchell Miller, find themselves under scrutiny after the 18-year-old defenseman was found to have bullied an African-American classmate with developmental disabilities four years ago. The classmate, Isaiah Meyer-Crothers, … Read more…

Megan Thee Stallion: ‘Protect Black Women’ Shouldn’t Be A Controversial Thing To Say

“We deserve to be protected as human beings,” the rapper writes in a powerful New York Times opinion piece. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Housing the homeless, feeding school children: How Black families devastated by police violence are fighting to end racism

The families have created foundations to lobby for police reform, racial equality, investment in Black communities and support services for each other.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

Sen. Lindsey Graham Says Black People Can Go Anywhere In South Carolina If They’re Conservative

Source: KEN CEDENO / Getty A hotly contested battle for a U.S. Senate seat in South Carolina is underway, with longtime Republican incumbent Sen. Lindsey Graham set to square off against Democratic challenger Jamie Harrison. During a Friday night debate … Read more…

Megan Thee Stallion Calls Out Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron + Says ‘Protect Black Women’ in ‘SNL’ Debut [Video]

Megan Thee Stallion made her ‘Saturday Night Live’ debut on Saturday and used the opportunity to deliver a powerful message. For her first performance, Megan performed her hit single “Savage.” As Meg worked the stage, the message “Protect Black Women” … Read more…

Bill and Kristen Preach About Setting and Keeping Boundaries | Black Love | Oprah Winfrey Network

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Megan Thee Stallion Delivers Powerful ‘Protect Black Women’ Statement on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Megan Thee Stallion did not squander her opportunities as the musical guest on “Saturday Night Live,” using the spot to make a direct statement about violence toward Black women. During her performance of “Savage,” her hit single of last spring, … Read more…

Netflix Shares Images From Chadwick Boseman’s Final Film, ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’

Source: Netflix / Netflix Netflix has released a few amazing photos from Chadwick Boseman‘s final film, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and fans can’t get over the excellence-—even in still images. On Wednesday (Sept 30), the streaming powerhouse took to social media … Read more…

A Wish List Of 10 Black Women We’d Love To See Join Garcelle Beauvais On Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills

Source: Bravo / Getty When Garcelle Beauvais joined the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills last year, many weren’t sure how she would fit in or fare on the popular, lily white franchise. But after the 10th season aired, it became clear … Read more…

Netflix Shares Images From Chadwick Boseman’s Final Film, ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’

Source: Netflix / Netflix Netflix has released a few amazing photos from Chadwick Boseman‘s final film, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and fans can’t get over the excellence-—even in still images. On Wednesday (Sept 30), the streaming powerhouse took to social media … Read more…

Introducing ‘And THAT’S That!,’ A HuffPost Podcast Centering Black News And Culture

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Street artists create murals of Black lives lost that cannot be ignored: Part 1 | Nightline

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WATCH: What You Need To Know — September 17, 2020: New Stimulus is Needed — Donald Trump Challenged — Black Families Purchase 97 Acres

1. On this Pelosi and Trump Can Agree: A New and Fatter Stimulus Plan is Needed What You Need To Know: Perhaps it was the ABC News Town Hall Tuesday night with real, concerned voters, perhaps he saw the What … Read more…

Naomi Osaka Says She Wore 7 Masks About Black Lives During This Year’s U.S. Open to ‘Make People Start Talking’

During this year’s U.S. Open, professional tennis player Naomi Osaka wore seven different face masks for each round of the annual tournament. Each mask, which she started wearing when the tournament began on Aug. 31, named a Black person whose … Read more…

BGT judge says response to Black Lives Matter routine was ‘overwhelmingly positive’

Britain’s Got Talent judge Ashley Banjo has said the negative reaction to a Black Lives Matter routine on the show was “in the minority” after it attracted 15,500 complaints. Entertainment News – Latest Celebrity & Showbiz News | Sky News … Read more…

Ashley Banjo defiantly returns to Britain’s Got Talent’s stage after uproar over Diversity’s Black Lives Matter dance

ASHLEY Banjo defiantly returns to the stage at Britain’s Got Talent after Diversity’s Black Lives Matter dance has become the second most complained about TV moment in a decade. The number of complaints soared throughout the week to 15,500 after Ashley was … Read more…

Fitness Fridays: Sunday II Sunday Products Are For Black Women Who Won’t Let Their Hair Hold Them Back From Being Active

Source: Sunday II Sunday / Keenan Beasley When entrepreneur Keenan Beasley decided to create his luxury hair-care line Sunday II Sunday, he was inspired by the women in his life. They had always been active. His mother and niece love … Read more…

Must Read: Can Paris Fashion Week Survive a Second Coronavirus Wave, Black Women Share Personal Hair Stories

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Can Paris Fashion Week survive a second wave of coronavirus?French fashion houses such as Louis Vuitton and Chanel have remained steadfast in their plans to put on live shows this … Read more…

Netflix delays preview of Chadwick Boseman’s final movie, ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’

Fans of Chadwick Boseman will have to wait a little longer to see his last movie. Netflix has canceled a virtual preview event of “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” originally scheduled for Monday, in respect for the death of the talented … Read more…

Keke Palmer – Black Lives Matter, Body Positivity & The VMAs | The Daily Social Distancing Show

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Must Read: ‘Glamour”s September Cover Spotlights the Fight Against the Policing of Black Hair, KCD and CAA Launch Joint Venture

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday. Glamour’s September cover spotlights the fight against the policing of Black hairGlamour’s September 2020 cover story, which is written by Ashley Alese Edwards, spotlights six women from diverse job backgrounds … Read more…

Racism in TV industry led to ”lost generation” of black and brown talent, presenter says

The television industry has failed to nurture and retain a “lost generation” of black and brown people and a new body to hold broadcasters accountable on diversity and inclusion is needed, historian David Olusoga has said. Entertainment News – Latest … Read more…

A New HBO Documentary Tells the Story of a Young Black Man Killed in Brooklyn 31 Years Ago. Activists Lament How Little Has Changed Since Then

The tragic events depicted in the documentary Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn call to mind headlines from 2020: a black man is shot to death by a white mob, precipitating months of civic unrest and protest marches marked by anguish … Read more…

Say What Now? Black Woman Allegedly Told By Doctors Her Baby Died During Birth, Discovers Years Later Her Baby May Have Been Given to White Family [Photos]

Damea Morris, a Black woman, believes that the baby she was told died during birth was actually given away and is being raised by white parents who adopted her. Here’s the story.. Damea unexpectedly gave birth to a baby girl, … Read more…

Support Black Businesses: NeNe Leakes’ Swagg Boutique in Atlanta Is Going Out of Business – 50-75% Off [Photos]

@NeNeLeakes / Credit: Rodney Ho/rho@ajc.com NeNe Leakes’ Atlanta-area Swagg Boutique is shutting down. via AJC: Going-out-of-business signs festooned the outside of her store on a recent Tuesday afternoon. “All Sales Final,” said one sign. A second sign said “Fixtures For … Read more…

Exclusive: Dallas Cowboys Quarterback Dak Prescott Calls for Release of Black Death Row Inmate Julius Jones

“As a black man in this country right now,” Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott writes in a letter to Oklahoma governor Kevin Stitt and the Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board, “I experience injustices firsthand day in and day out, even … Read more…

Must Read: Meet the Stylist Behind ‘Black Is King,’ PR Firms Grapple With Fashion’s Race Problem

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. Meet the stylist behind “Black Is King”When Beyoncé dropped “Black Is King,” fans ate up every aspect of the visual album — especially the costumes, which numbered in over 100 … Read more…

News24.com | Bok legend Beast on Black Lives Matter: We’ve reached a pivotal crossroads

Springbok legend Tendai ‘Beast’ Mtawarira believes South Africans have reached a crossroads in the conversation surrounding the Black Lives Matter movement. Sport Top Stories BEST DEAL UPDATE: Lorna Jane Active Outlet – Up to 20% Off RRP. Free Shipping on … Read more…

The Black Soprano Family ft. Benny The Butcher, Heem, Rick Hyde & DJ Drama “It’s Over,” Gunna Ft. Young Thug “Dollaz On My Head” & More | Daily Visuals 7.24.20

Source: Black Soprano Family / BSF It’s been more than a decade since HBO’s hit series The Sopranos went off the air with a disappointing and lackluster series finale episode, but it seems like it’s still resonating with some heads … Read more…

Billy Porter, Tessa Thompson, and hundreds of other Black stars signed a letter demanding change in Hollywood

Billy Porter, Tessa Thompson, and hundreds of other Black stars signed a letter demanding change in Hollywood In an open letter titled “Hollywood 4 Black Lives,” published Tuesday, June 23rd, more than 300 Black creatives demanded that Hollywood cease the … Read more…

“Black Women Are So Unprotected” Megan Thee Stallion Speaks To Those Who’ve Made Light Of Her Being Shot

Source: Erik Voake / Getty For days now, we’ve been trying to figure out who shot rapper Megan Thee Stallion. Then we reported about her producer Lil Ju Made The Beat, all but naming fellow singer and rapper Tory Lanez … Read more…

Black Lives Matter unveils lingering, ugly bias in entertainment; critics say it’s time for equity

In the wake of the latest Black Lives Matter movement, there is perhaps a racial awakening happening in American pop culture. The recognition of a lingering, ugly bias in entertainment – where black … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT … Read more…

Must Read: Patrick Starrr to Launch Makeup Brand, Why Black Beauty Supply Stores Aren’t Always Black-Owned

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Beauty influencer Patrick Starrr announces forthcoming cosmetics brandPatrick Starrr, in joint venture with incubator Luxury Brand Partners, will be launching his own color cosmetics brand, ONE/SIZE on July 17. It … Read more…

Must Read: Pyer Moss Experiment 4 Sneaker to Benefit Innocence Project, Black Makeup Artists Speak Out

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.  Pyer Moss’s latest sneaker launch will benefit Innocence ProjectPyer Moss announced that it’s dropping a new Experiment 4 shoe style on July 3 (at 12:00 p.m. EST, if you want … Read more…

Black Americans say racism, policing top issues for November, favor Biden by huge margin, Post-Ipsos poll finds

Trump is seen in starkly negative terms, while there is less enthusiasm for Biden among younger black Americans. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

Trump retweets videos of Black men attacking white victims, asking, 'Where are the protesters?'

Amid protests over the killings of Black citizens that have lasted almost a month, President Trump retweeted videos of Black men attacking white victims in separate incidents — one of which occurred last year — while wondering why they did … Read more…

Watch: Tokyo Toni Goes on a Hateful Rant Against Black Women, Says She Only Wants to Be Around Her Own Kind [Video]

Tokyo Toni isn’t here for Black women. Tokyo, aka Shalana Hunter, went off on Black women and no one is really sure why. She says that she only wants to be surrounded by her own kind. Apparently she’s Dominican — … Read more…

Black and gay candidates tap the energy of racial justice protests and push for equality in bid for electoral breakthroughs

The next generation of black candidates has rallied around down-ballot races to try to shape the Democratic Party. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

Rodney Hicks and Azure D. Osborne-Lee on ‘Pride Plays’ and Fighting for Black Queer Change in Theater

Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast/Getty This year’s season of “Pride Plays,” produced by Rattlesticks Playwrights Theater in New York City, is showing online at Playbill.com. This is the first of two articles focusing on the Black queer playwrights with … Read more…

Must Read: Black Stylists Form Collective, Sophia Amoruso Exits Girlboss

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday. Black stylists form collectiveA group of Black stylists, makeup artists and hairstylists have formed a new non-profit organization to “support Black creatives working behind the scenes in the fashion and entertainment … Read more…

The Special Meaning Behind the ‘Sherman’s Showcase Black History Month Spectacular … in June’ Costumes

In the first episode of “Sherman’s Showcase,” a musical sketch comedy series that premiered last summer on IFC, executive producer and regular guest star John Legend opened with an intro narration: “For over forty years, ‘Sherman’s Showcase’ has been a … Read more…

Baton Rouge School Board Member Got Dragged For All The Filth By Black Activist Gary Chambers

Source: @garychambersjr / Instagram If you’re a Baton Rouge School Board member, it’s a good idea not to be shopping online during a meeting with your constituents. Louisiana’s Connie Bernard learned this the hard way when she got dragged for … Read more…

Progressives warn Biden to change policing platform or lose black support

Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden could be facing a progressive reckoning. More than 50 left-leaning organizations signed a letter to the former vice president criticizing his policing proposals, cautioning that he risked losing black support ahead of the November election … Read more…

The Rich History of Black Roller Skating Rinks—and Their Civil Rights Legacy

Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/Photos Getty United Skates, a 2019 documentary film highlighting the history of black roller skating rinks, opens with a shot that is all-too-prescient for this summer of Black Lives Matter demonstrations: police sirens.  As black families, … Read more…

Civilian Militias, Black Band-Aids, and the NFL’s Apology | The Daily Social Distancing Show

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Beverly Johnson, Vogue’s First Black Cover Model, Calls on Anna Wintour to Make “Structural Changes”

Beverly Johnson is demanding change from the fashion industry in a new article published by the Washington Post. The model made history in 1974, when she became the first Black woman to… E! Online (US) – Fashion Police Special Tip … Read more…

Beverly Johnson, Vogue’s First Black Cover Model, Calls on Anna Wintour to Make “Structural Changes”

Beverly Johnson is demanding change from the fashion industry in a new article published by the Washington Post. The model made history in 1974, when she became the first Black woman to… E! Online (US) – Top Stories SPECIAL DEAL … Read more…

Ryan Michelle Bathe & Kimberly Hébert Preview Virtual Reading of ‘A Black Woman Speaks’

Kimberly Hébert and Ryan Michelle Bathe take over Variety‘s Instagram account Tuesday, June 16 at 12 p.m. PT to discuss the upcoming virtual presentation of the late actor, writer and social activist Beah Richards’ “A Black Woman Speaks.” Richards — … Read more…