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On the "A" w/Souleo: Why Danny Glover Continues to Support Venezuela

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 04.01.2014 | Entertainment
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

During the trans-Atlantic slave trade an estimated 100,000 enslaved Africans were transported to Venezuela. Over 100 years later, racism and marginalization in the education, economic and political front remain challenges for the estimated 20 to 30 percent of Afro-descendants in Venezuela.

Danny Glover Recalls Friendship With Nelson Mandela

AP | ALISON LOWE | Posted 12.07.2013 | Entertainment

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Actor Danny Glover has received a Career Achievement Award in the Bahamas as he reflected on the role he played as Nelson Man...

Danny Glover Reflects On Playing Mandela

AP | Posted 12.07.2013 | Black Voices

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Actor Danny Glover has received a Career Achievement Award in the Bahamas as he reflected on the role he played as Nelson Man...

Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight: Rumble in the High Court

Andrew Fish | Posted 12.18.2013 | Entertainment
Andrew Fish

Though I'm a bit embarrassed to admit I had never heard of Clay V. United States, I suspect I'm one of the millions-strong target audience that Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight is aiming to educate.

Alfre Woodard - An American Classic

Jeff Rivera | Posted 11.19.2013 | Black Voices
Jeff Rivera

She has done over 130 films, garnered an Oscar nomination, countless Emmy nominations and a Golden Globe award. When people hear her name, the first t...

Danny Glover's New Gig

www.tvguide.com | Posted 11.14.2013 | TV

Five-time Emmy nominee Danny Glover will appear on NBC's new crime drama "Ironside," the network announced Friday. Glover, 67, will play Frank, the...

Operation Exodus: The Snowden Accompaniment Flytilla to Political Asylum in Venezuela

Robert Naiman | Posted 09.07.2013 | World
Robert Naiman

A Snowden accompaniment flotilla of prominent and peace-loving Americans could assemble at the Moscow airport, and fly together from Moscow to Caracas. Snowden could fly from Moscow to Caracas under the protection of our company, like the Fellowship of the Ring.

President Correa, Put Your Shield Over Edward Snowden

Robert Naiman | Posted 08.27.2013 | World
Robert Naiman

Whistleblowers should be able to expose government wrongdoing without getting the Bradley Manning treatment.

Americans Turn to South Africa for Aid

Danny Glover | Posted 08.04.2013 | Business
Danny Glover

The workers of South Africa have more freedom than the workers of Mississippi. As long as powerful corporations such as Nissan can use fear and threats to keep workers weak and without a voice, we will not be a land of opportunity for all.

Actor Criticized By Conservative Group For Noting Second Amendment's Slavery Ties

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.19.2013 | Black Voices

Actor Danny Glover discussed the roots of the Second Amendment during a recent college appearance, saying the legislation was ratified to protect agai...

Movie Review: LUV

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.20.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Sheldon Candis' LUV is a rough coming-of-age tale that establishes Common as a rapper who could easily put his music career behind him and concentrate on acting.

Dennis Haysbert and Writer-Director Sheldon Candis Talk Tough LUV

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 03.18.2013 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

The heart of America beats hard, fast and true in LUV, the debut feature by Sheldon Candis. Part spiritual autobiography, part crumpled Valentine to Baltimore, all coming-of-age saga, LUV presents a breakout performance by young Michael Rainey, Jr.

Auto Show Protests Fight For Attention

Posted 01.14.2013 | Detroit

Concept cars, glitzy parties and ... political protests? The drama isn't limited to the display stages at this year's North American International...

Save Social Security: Paul Krugman for Treasury Secretary

Robert Naiman | Posted 03.06.2013 | Politics
Robert Naiman

Why not Paul Krugman? He has a Nobel prize in Economics. He's proven his ability to communicate economic knowledge to the multitude. And he's a fierce opponent of cuts to Social Security and Medicare benefits, and the austerity dogma more generally.

Harlem Arts Summit 2012: Protecting Harlem's Treasures

Akoshia Yoba | Posted 11.27.2012 | Black Voices
Akoshia Yoba

For six years running, the Harlem Arts Allian is presenting a seven day series of mostly free events, designed to elevate the platform for Harlem's illustrious arts and cultural scene and to renew enthusiasm and support for its great cultural institutions and artists.

Gov. DeVal Patrick:I Will Not Let Obama Be Bullied Out Of Office!

Lonna Saunders | Posted 09.11.2012 | Black Voices
Lonna Saunders

Patrick shared with the audience that he had been written off when he ran for re-election as governor of Massachusetts in 2010. That he had not accomplished all he had wanted to at that juncture. Just as the president has more he wants to accomplish.

'Touch': Arther Says The Numbers Represent Pain For Jake

Posted 03.30.2012 | TV

It was another installment of intersecting stories and lives coming together so that everything works out all right for everyone. And it all started w...

Does Touch Get the Math Right?

Dr. Keith Devlin | Posted 05.26.2012 | TV
Dr. Keith Devlin

It would have been easy to get the math right in Touch. On the other hand, taken literally, the portrayal of the application of mathematics to the world by the young Jake is so way-over-the-top fictitious that inaccuracy in specific details does not adversely affect the storyline.

'I'm Too Old For This Sh**' Mash-Up, In Honor Of 'Lethal Weapon's' 25th Anniversary (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ben Craw | Posted 05.06.2012 | Entertainment

You're getting too old for this: 25 years ago, on March 6, 1987, "Lethal Weapon" was released. The buddy-cop thriller not only cemented Mel Gibson's s...

'Lethal Weapon' Star Opens Up On His Civil Rights Experience

AP | Posted 01.11.2012 | Black Voices

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Actor Danny Glover and two other recipients of this year's Freedom Awards spoke Thursday about the importance of education and the r...

'The Black Power Mixtape': Who's Telling You Your Stories?

Naima Ramos-Chapman | Posted 01.07.2012 | Black Voices
Naima Ramos-Chapman

Left neglected in a Swedish TV station's cellar for 30 years, Black Power Mixtape includes "socially conscious" artists and a sweet soundtrack crafted by ?uestlove... what was there not to love? How about everything minus the soundtrack?

Weekend Warriors: Occupy LA Doubling In Numbers (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Sasha Bronner | Posted 12.08.2011 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles expected the Occupy LA movement to continue to grow through the weekend – and that it has. Hundreds more have gone to join protestors, a...

Danny Glover To Occupy LA: 'We Need 24/7 Warriors' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Sasha Bronner | Posted 12.08.2011 | Los Angeles

In the clip above, actor and activist Danny Glover surprised Occupy LA demonstrators on Saturday in front of Downtown's City Hall. In the sweltering h...

Black Power Mixtape -- The Screen Is Burning

Jack Hidary | Posted 12.06.2011 | Black Voices
Jack Hidary

Riveting. This collection of interviews, some never seen before of key figures in the Black Power movement, is a new critical document of our country's history.

Rebecca Carroll

Danny Glover Wants 'Black Power Mixtape' To Encourage Transformation

HuffingtonPost.com | Rebecca Carroll | Posted 11.13.2011 | Black Voices

"The Black Power Mixtape" feels less like a documentary and more like a photo album lovingly pasted together by foreign exchange students who stayed w...