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Films With Leading Black Actors Land Top Spot At The Box Office For Five Consecutive Weeks

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 09.14.2015 | Black Voices

For the past five consecutive weeks, movies starring African American actors in the lead role dominated the top spot at the box office.  "The Pe...

"War Room" Has The One Thing Many Christian Films Don't Have -- A Black Cast

Religion News Service | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 08.15.2015 | Religion

(RNS) Last year, a flood of faith films starring white actors led many to charge that Hollywood was standing in the way of racial progress. But r...

On the "A" w/Souleo: Saving the Site of MLK's 'War Room'

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 06.25.2015 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

The city of Birmingham, which owns the building, appears to finally be on a path of restoration. To do so they've partnered with the National Trust for a two-year plan to improve the site.

The End of Hillary's 140-Character Campaign

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.09.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The only way to get control of the situation is to, well, get control of the situation. Hillary Clinton has to take the reins for herself, and get out there and answer questions about the emails.

Raise Your Voice for Real Health Care Reform

Ben Jealous | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ben Jealous

We live in a system that provides limited opportunities for communities of color to access health serves, with fewer options for treatment, and with lower-quality care.

Friday Talking Points [44] -- McCain House Party!

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

John McCain said something ridiculous to a reporter yesterday. I hasten to point out that the previous sentence should have been a major media headlin...

Friday Talking Points [43] -- And The Gold Medal For Snarkiness Goes To...

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

I don't usually comment on sports, so take anything I say with a grain of salt. I'm no professional sports guy, nor do I play one on the web. But I h...

Friday Talking Points [42] -- Get Up, Stand Up, Barack

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

I have to assume if you're reading this that you're sick of the Olympics already. Wow, that was fast. Is NBC's coverage going to be twice as bad as ...