Tuesday, August 4, 2020
www.docplay.com   If you, like many of us, are finding it hard to articulate how to discuss issues of racism, injustice, discrimination and privilege, we’d like to encourage you to take some time to learn and listen. Take some time to watch...
www.huffpost.com By Taryn Finley   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0J6nkzj53ug   Keara Wilson, a 19-year-old choreographer, created the dance that’s going viral and got the rapper’s single to No. 1 on iTunes.   Megan Thee Stallion’s single “Savage” is quickly becoming a part of the soundtrack to social distancing. That’s thanks...
ww.wymt.com By Katey Cook     Most people never thought they would use their old records again. But, according to a report by the Recording Industry Association of America, vinyl records are expected to out-sell CDs in 2019.     The co-owner of a local record store,...
www.huffpost.com By Bill Bradley     Watchmen,” a new HBO series created by Damon Lindelof (“Lost,” “The Leftovers”), is set about three decades after the 1986 comic book series in an alternate reality where Robert Redford is president and baby cephalopods fall from...
www.allhiphop.com   What history flipped the script on slavery and the Africans kept slaves? "Cracka" explores this alternative non-reality.     (AllHipHop News) The upcoming series "Cracka" is likely to cause a storm of controversy for the premise: "What if the roles were reversed in...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ifDD3nLfiFA   www.yahoo.com   Both Vanity Fair and Harper’s are off to a rocky start this year after two reporters from the magazines were accused of “mocking” 7-year-old Blue Ivy Carter in a new picture. The comments came in response to a picture of Beyoncé,...
www.newsone.com By Bruce C.T. Wright   Netflix's "Tiger King" might mark the first time in modern history when a lack of racial diversity on a TV show was readily welcomed by Black people.   https://youtu.be/acTdxsoa428   For all the talk surrounding “Tiger King,” Netflix‘s wild new...
www.nytimes.com By Margalit Fox     Diahann Carroll, who more than half a century ago transcended racial barriers as the star of “Julia,” the first American television series to chronicle the life of a black professional woman, died on Friday at her home in...
www.huffpost.com By Bianca Lambert   The answer is simple: Absolutely.   We’ve seen a wealth of celebrities including Miley Cyrus and the Kardashians appropriating Black culture, plus countless fashion designers sending white models down their runways wearing locs, braids and baby hairs. But what happens when we start to talk about...
Eagle Staff Report   Los Angeles, Cali. – LeBron James’ entertainment company, Springhill Productions, is funding a filmmaker’s documentary on Tulsa’s Greenwood District and the 1921 race massacre. Salima Koroma, who made her directorial debut in “Bad Rap” a 2016 documentary about...
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