• Why The Hate U Give Is The Most Powerful Film You Can See In Cinemas Right Now

    26 days ago - By Topshop

    Angie Thomas' acclaimed novel The Hate U Give, which deals with police brutality and the “Black Lives Matter” movement in a coming-of-age setting, has made it onto the big screen this week with a movie adaptation that is equally as powerful as the novel itself. Starring actress and activist Amandla Stenberg as the protagonist Starr, it follows the teenage girl's life between two very different worlds of her high school experience and and the effects police shootings have on her life. We spoke to Thomas herself to find out if the movie does the book justice, why Stenberg was destined to...
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  • Niecy Nash Has A New Hotline For Racists Calling The Police On Black People Living Their Best Lives

    Niecy Nash Has A New Hotline For Racists Calling The Police On Black People Living Their Best Lives

    26 days ago - By Essence

    Are you a white racist scared of Black people who are just living their lives? Well, Niecy Nash is here to help. The actress and The New York Times recently teamed up for a hilarious “infomercial” that calls out white people who've called the police on Black people for doing mundane things. “You're scared, you're...
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