‘The Kings of Napa’ Creator Janine Sherman Barrois Toasts Black Restauranteurs and Winemakers at Virtual Premiere

When “The Kings of Napa” creator Janine Sherman Barrois first dreamed up the idea for her latest scripted series, and OWN’s juicy new family drama, she was in the midst of a visit to a winery. But that fateful visit … Read more…

The Open Source Afro Hair Library Wants To Showcase More Inclusive Black Hairstyles In 3D Video Games

Source: alashi / Getty   The Open Source Afro Hair Library, which will debut on Juneteenth 2023, will serve as a rich free database filled with a diverse mix of Black hairstyles for video games, Vice reported. The initiative is … Read more…

Black Twitter Trends #IHadAWhiteFriend In Response To CRT Tweet By Rhode Island Legislator

When it comes to interracial friendships, a lot can be misconstrued on both sides as it relates to experiences, upbringing and in most cases the varying reactions when faced with racism. Rhode Island state Rep. Patricia Morgan recently caused a … Read more…

Inside NYC’s Underground Gambling Scene | Michael K. Williams’ BLACK MARKET (Episode 3)

VICE ENTERTAINMENT DEALS BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of … Read more…

Baa Baaa Black Sheep Lyrical | Anupam Kher, Maniesh Paul | Shaan, Manisha Chakravarty

T-Series MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT DEALS: BREAKING NEWS: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of … Read more…

Black Man Exonerated In Georgia After 23 Years Behind Bars, Falsely Convicted Of 1998 Taco Bell Killing

In what’s starting to become a rather bittersweet trend, a Georgia man that was convicted 23 years ago to life without the possibility of parole has just been exonerated after a court finally decided to look at withheld evidence that … Read more…

Kodak Black “Nightmare Before Christmas,” Moneybagg Yo & Big Homiie G “Gave It” & More | Daily Visuals 12.27.21

Source: Astrida Valigorsky / Getty Kodak Black just loves dropping some seasonally-themed visuals, doesn’t he? He must just appreciate being with his family for the holidays instead of being behind bars. This time around, the Miami representative celebrates the holidays … Read more…

Disturbing Video Shows White Girls’ Reaction When Given Black Dolls For Christmas

Source: Mattel / Mattel Among many things, discrimination and racism persist as the United States’ most cringe worthy flaws. It’s affects penetrate all facets of American life. It transcends gender, class, age, identity—and oddly, holidays. This 2015 YouTube video resurfaced … Read more…

Must Read: The Year of Fashion Collaborations, Black Style Entrepreneurs Who Made Their Mark in 2021

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. What have we learned from a year of nonstop fashion collaborations?Vogue’s Steff Yotka examines the onslaught of fashion collaborations in 2021, writing, “Maybe we’ve learned the value of togetherness in … Read more…

Many Argue For Black Capitol Riots Cop Eugene Goodman To Be Named As TIME’s 2021 Person Of The Year

TIME Magazine has been bestowing the honor of “Person Of The Year,” formerly broken down by gender prior to 1999, ever since the popular news publication first began the prestigious ranking in 1929. The honorific title has sparked annual mass … Read more…

Exclusive: Comedian Lewis Black Wants Spotify to Remove His Grammy-Nominated Album Amid Comedy Royalties Battle

Comedian Lewis Black has called for Spotify to remove his work from the platform until his fellow comics’ full catalogs are restored to the streaming service. Black’s request comes in the wake of Spotify pulling down hundreds of comedy albums … Read more…

Medical illustrator draws Black patients after noticing diagrams were all White

CBS Mornings BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

Walking the Talk: Investing in the Future of Black Banks, Entrepreneurship, and Opportunity

Milken Institute BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

Ariana DeBose Chose to Play Anita as “Unapologetically Black” in ‘West Side Story’

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V-103 Celebrates Black Music Month with Kirk Franklin and Koryn Hawthorne

V-103 Atlanta BEST DEAL UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the … Read more…

Black Family With 7-Week-Old Forced Off Of Flight After Misunderstanding With Unprofessional American Airlines Flight Attendants

Source: Ivan Sviatkovskyi / EyeEm / Getty American Airlines is under scrutiny after a video of a Black couple and their seven-week-old daughter being kicked off a flight last week by unprofessional staff members has been circling the web. On … Read more…

✨BET Presents: The Encore✨ Pamela Long Joins BluPrint To Pay Homage To Black Women & Sisterhood

BET Her BEST DEAL UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet … Read more…

Belize’s Destiny Wagner Crowned Miss Earth 2021, Its Second Black Woman Winner Ever

Source: luba / Getty Miss Belize, Destiny Wagner, has been crowned Miss Earth 2021. The 25-year-old’s achievement broke the competition’s record spanning 19 years without a Black winner, and she’s also the first to score a major international crown for … Read more…

‘Insecure’ Producer Amy Aniobi On How The Show Validates Black Women’s Experiences

The 37-year-old “Insecure” executive producer talks about how she met Issa Rae after undergrad, her journey to screenwriting, and her new production company. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture ENTERTAINMENT DEALS: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans … Read more…

Gina Yashere’s Personal Library Includes Horror Classics & Black Female Authors | Shelf Portrait

Marie Claire BEST DEAL UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the … Read more…

Jamaica Kincaid and Charlayne Hunter-Gault on Hope in the Black Community | The New Yorker Festival

The New Yorker BEST DEAL UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced … Read more…

Philemon Chambers Discusses Being First Queer Black Actor To Star In Netflix Rom-Com

Philemon Chambers is speaking out about being the first queer Black actor to land an LGBTQ Christmas rom-com at Netflix. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. Chambers, 27, has appeared in a couple of small roles on … Read more…

Dwayne Wade on Black executive leadership: ‘We need to see a visual image of something to know that we can accomplish it’

tk Read More Fortune BEST DEAL UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest … Read more…

Netflix Making Movie About Black Man Accidentally Invited To Stranger’s Thanksgiving Dinner

When Jamal Hinton, who is Black, received an accidental text invite for a Thanksgiving dinner in 2016, it turned into an unlikely friendship between himself and Wanda Dench, who is a white, that is still going strong. Now their tale is being turned … Read more…

Ohio KK-Karen Claims She’s ‘Being Terrorized’ By Black People During Sentencing For…Terrorizing Black People

Source: WTOL / WTOL If the privileged, entitled and often dangerous white women we not-so-affectionately call “Karens” have nothing else, they have the nerve. On Thursday, a white woman from Ohio was sentenced to six months in prison for shouting … Read more…

France Honors Black Artist Josephine Baker; Far-Right Pundit Éric Zemmour Launches Presidential Bid

Democracy Now! BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

Black Music Action Coalition, Rolling Loud California Team for Social Justice Initiatives

The Black Music Action Coalition (BMAC) and hip-hop festival Rolling Loud, whose California edition is scheduled for Dec. 10 to 12 at NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, have announced a partnership to promote awareness of social justice issues. The … Read more…

Natalie & Derrica Wilson – Raising Awareness About Black Missing Persons Cases | The Daily Show

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah COMEDY MOVIES: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants … Read more…

Jamie Foxx talks being first Black lead for Pixar in ‘Soul’ | Nightline

Nightline BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American … Read more…

Taraji P. Henson wants Black people to talk more openly about mental health. Her new show does just that.

With “Peace of Mind” on Facebook Watch, actress Taraji P. Henson hopes to normalize therapy and let people know “they’re not alone in their struggles.” Arts & Entertainment BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic … Read more…

Series Of Conversations Needed To Battle Distrust Of Covid Among Black Americans | MTP Daily | MSNBC

MTP Daily with Chuck Todd | MSNBC BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, … Read more…

Police Investigate Burning Of D.C. Churches’ Black Lives Matter Signs As Hate Crimes

“For me, it was reminiscent of cross burnings,” Asbury United Methodist Church’s senior pastor said in a statement. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture ENTERTAINMENT DEALS: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the … Read more…

Minnesota City Grants Permit To Church That Openly Refuses To Admit Black People

Murdock’s city attorney told council members that rejecting the request could infringe on Asatru Folk Assembly’s religious freedom. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture ENTERTAINMENT DEALS: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the … Read more…

Joe Biden Set To Tap Tom Vilsack As Agriculture Secretary Despite Black Leaders’ Concerns

For many civil rights leaders, the Iowan’s treatment of Black USDA employee Shirley Sherrod last time he was secretary still stings. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture ENTERTAINMENT DEALS: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to … Read more…

Must Read: Ulta and Sephora Turn to Big Box Retail, Investment Gains for Female Black- and Latinx-Led Startups

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Sephora and Ulta turn to big box retail partnerships”Thanks to the pandemic, the beauty specialty store is at risk of becoming obsolete, at least without a dramatic rethink,” writes Rachel … Read more…

Bow Wow “Raris & Porches,” Tobe Nwigwe ft. Black Thought & Royce Da 5’9” “Father Figure” & More | Daily Visuals 12.2.20

Source: Prince Williams / Getty Hold up! Bow Wow still rapping? Bow Wow still balling? Apparently the child star turned, well, teenaged star is still dropping “bars” and styling in some expensive automobiles that may or may not be rented … Read more…

Purple’s Mattress and Sleep Bundle Black Friday Sale Is A Total Dream for Bad Sleepers

Photo Illustration: Scouted/The Daily Beast/Purple It’s hibernation season, and that can only mean one thing: it’s time to hide from the elements sandwiched between a plush new mattress and cooling sheets. Purple’s dreamy Black Friday sale is the perfect way … Read more…

Whoopi Goldberg Remembers NYC’s First Black Mayor David N. Dinkins | The View

The View ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Sports Black Lives Matter Jackets To ‘Affirm Human Decency’

“It is our duty to demand the liberties and freedoms that our country was founded on extend to everyone,” the team says. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture ENTERTAINMENT DEALS: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive … Read more…

Q&A with Lewis Black: Hating Facebook, learning to yell from his 102-year-old mother and why he’s tired of being the grown-up

“I always had a bit of anger, mostly sarcastic, but anger would kind of come to play at times,” the comedian says. Arts & Entertainment BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high … Read more…

‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ showcases riveting performances by Chadwick Boseman and Viola Davis

Chadwick Boseman’s tragic death will draw understandable attention to “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” which represents his final role. Yet that focus shouldn’t overshadow the riveting performances that elevate this small-scale Netflix movie, adapted from the August Wilson play with its … Read more…

Chadwick Boseman and Viola Davis Sing Into the Oscar Race with ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’

One of the most anticipated films of this awards season, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” emerges as one of the premier Oscar vehicles for Netflix. At its soulful core, the farewell performance of the late Chadwick Boseman is as invigorating as … Read more…

Chadwick Boseman and Viola Davis Sing Into the Oscar Race with ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’

One of the most anticipated films of this awards season, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” emerges as one of the premier Oscar vehicles for Netflix. At its soulful core, the farewell performance of the late Chadwick Boseman is as invigorating as … Read more…

Chadwick Boseman and Viola Davis Sing Into the Oscar Race with ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’

One of the most anticipated films of this awards season, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” emerges as one of the premier Oscar vehicles for Netflix. At its soulful core, the farewell performance of the late Chadwick Boseman is as invigorating as … Read more…

Black Soprano Family “Grams In The Water,” Dave East “Pain (East Mix)” & More | Daily Visuals 10.28.20

Source: Prince Williams / Getty Benny The Butcher might’ve made a bigger name for himself rocking alongside Conway The Machine and Westside Gunn in their Griselda group, but his Black Soprano Family got some work that we ain’t know we … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — October 28, 2020: Covid-19 Deaths Climb Again — Kushner Dismisses Black Inequality — Philadelphia Police Shooting

1. Jared Kushner Dismisses Black Inequality as ‘Complaining’ While African American Voters Flock to the Polls in Record Numbers What You Need To Know: White House adviser Jared Kushner and the Trump administration are facing backlash from many in the … 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…

‘Charm City Kings’ is the rare movie that depicts the lives of Black boys. Here are 12 more to watch.

“Charm City Kings” is one of few films that center Black boys, elevating their humanity by simply giving it screentime. Here are some others that give Black boyhood its due. Arts & Entertainment BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive … Read more…

Former D.C. Public Schools chancellor: Black cultural education ‘could change the entire calculus’ for children

Kaya Henderson’s new company, Reconstruction US, is focusing on “unapologetically Black education.” Lifestyle BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick … Read more…

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…

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

Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American … Read more…