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Joe Morton Scandal

Don't Tell This 'Scandal' Star He Isn't 'Black Enough'

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 11.20.2014 | Black Voices

While the black experience is diverse and multifaceted, films don’t always portray the various aspects of the African American life. Joe Morton echo...

Lily Karlin

Papa Pope Doesn't Think He's A Sociopath

HuffingtonPost.com | Lily Karlin | Posted 11.08.2014 | Entertainment

Image: Bobby Quillard Any "Scandal" fan can attest that Joe Morton is reason enough to tune in to the hit Shonda Rhimes drama. The actor steals sce...

When Will Black Historical Films Focus On Triumph, Rather Than Plight?

Joe Morton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices
Joe Morton

It is very difficult for me to view a film like 12 Years a Slave, as brilliant as it might be perceived, without being angered about the amount of violence perpetrated upon black flesh and black womanhood, without feeling that the self-worth of modern day African Americans is being diminished, without feeling that this kind of film enflames an omnipresent and smoldering mistrust of whites by blacks.