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Issa Rae, Roxanne Gay & More Host ‘Historically Black’ Podcast

Issa Rae, Heben Nigatu and Tracy Clayton of Another Round, Roxanne Gay and more have joined forces to host the Historically Black┬ápodcast which shares material worth revisiting in 2017. Naturally, these phenomenal women have had their hands in many pots last year and as usual, the final product is always something to admire. Historically Black…

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Rampant Racism Couldn’t Stop Bessie Stringfield

Bessie Stringfield‘s inspiring story is one of resilience and perseverance. Her ability to recognize what brought her the most joy very early on in life is truly what sets her apart. When Stringfield was 19, she became the first African-American woman to ride a motorcycle across the United States. She embarked on this journey solo…

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Get A First Look Into Nate Parker’s Nat Turner Biopic ‘The Birth of a Nation’

Nate Parker has been working on developing a film on rebellion leader Nat Turner for years. In fact, he’d worked on just the script alone for around 8 years. Finally, around last year, Parker’s dreams started to become a sure reality. He received funding, assembled an impressive cast of Gabrielle Union, Aja Naomi King, and…

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