Arts and Entertainment

Rapper Meek Mill Says U.S. Criminal Justice System “Made to Keep Minorities Trapped Forever”

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Rapper Meek Mill sat down with NBC’s Lester Holt to talk about his experiences in the criminal justice...

Howard University Graduate Chadwick Boseman to Speak at the School’s 150th Commencement Ceremony on...

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Howard alumni Chadwick Boseman, 40, will give the keynote address at Howard University’s 150th commencement ceremony on May...

Who killed Biggie and Tupac? USA’s ‘Unsolved’ paints a complicated, humanizing portrait

by Ronda Racha Penrice   Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur were murdered more than two decades ago — in 1996 and 1997 respectively — and yet...

Here’s the release date for Michelle Obama’s memoir so you can plan to take...

By Kia Morgan Smith Michelle Obama will be booked this fall on tour once her upcoming memoir drops on Tuesday November 13, according to the...

Jordan Peele makes history with Oscar win for ‘Get Out’ screenplay

By Kia Morgan Smith The critically acclaimed film Get Out was nominated for Best Original Screenplay, Best Director, Best Leading Actor, and Best Picture. Taking the...