Black Panther’ Stars Share Black Pride With Enthusiastic Apollo Theater Audience

Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong’o, Atlantic national correspondent Ta-Nehisi Coates and what seemed like 1,500 of their closest friends gathered in the Apollo theater last night to discuss Black Panther and its social implications. The panel was presented in collaboration with The Atlantic and Afropunk. Globally, the film has made over $700 million, but what makes…

Why Every Book Made For Our Black Girls Ain’t A Good Book

“Just because the book has a black girl in it, doesn’t mean that the author knows or understands anything about black culture…” kirkwood1692 It’s true! In 2017, the fact of the matter is that being a black girl is undeniably lit. Our public image today spans age, wealth, profession and interests with icons such as Black-ish’s Yara…

Best Black Movies of 2017

Here is my list of the best Black Films of 2017 10. Roman J. Israel, Esq. Part character study, part legal thriller and part morality tale about means manifesting their own ends, “Roman J. Israel, Esq.” winds up being just as eccentric and unpredictable as its doggedly honorable, and far from perfect, leading man Roman…