Film Helps Renew Search for 1st Black Navy Pilot’s Remains

By THALIA BEATY, Associated Press The film “Devotion” reignited efforts to repatriate the remains of Jesse Brown, America's first Black Navy pilot, who died in 1950...

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Inspires Youth to see Themselves and their Futures in a...

By Bianca Crawley, Special to the AFRO The latest installment of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther saga, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” did more than just sell...

Disney’s Black Mermaid is no Breakthrough – Just Look at the Literary Subgenre of...

By Jessica Pressman, The Conversation Mermaids have become a cultural phenomenon, and clashes about mermaids and race have spilled out into the open. This is...

Janelle Monáe, the Not-So-Secret Weapon of ‘Glass Onion

By JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer NEW YORK (AP) — To get a sense of Janelle Monáe’s powers of transformation, look no further than her Instagram...
Danielle Deadwyler In The Blue Color Dress

AP Breakthrough Entertainer: Danielle Deadwyler goes all in

By JAKE COYLE, AP Press NEW YORK (AP) — Just the idea of playing Mamie Till-Mobley, the mother of Emmett Till, was enough to make...