Sunday, September 22, 2019

Tag: James Baldwin

Tucker Carlson Blows Up on Black Writer...

A Black columnist's attempt to have a civil, mature conversation about race proved too much to handle for Fox News host Tucker Carlson, who launched into an on-air fit.

‘Moonlight’ Director to Bring James Baldwin’s ‘If...

NEW YORK (AP) — Writer-director Barry Jenkins' feature-film follow-up to his Oscar-winning "Moonlight" will be an adaptation of James Baldwin's "If Beale Street Could...

James Baldwin FBI Files: How the Author’s...

One of the many paradoxes of American society is that the Federal Bureau of Investigation has become both destroyer and archivists of 20th-century American...

‘I Am Not Your Negro’ and the...

Has cinema become the de facto leader of the Black community? It would certainly seem so. After watching months of the new president entertain...

Solange Buys 250 Books for Howard Students...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5fBwUNKSGCE Solange Knowles made a surprise appearance at Sankofa Video Books & Cafe where she purchased 250 books for Howard University students and fans. The...

James Baldwin’s Woke Comments on the American...

In the historic 1965 "Is the American Dream at the Expense of the American Negro?" debate, author James Baldwin spars with conservative William F....

9 Truths All People Need to Accept...

Racism is a difficult discussion to have, especially when people do not have an understanding of what racism is, how it works and who...

8 Ways the FBI Tried to Change...

The FBI was created in 1909 as the Justice Department’s unit to investigate federal crimes. J. Edgar Hoover became FBI director in 1924 and...

Watch How the US Government Has Historically...

Video clip from the film "Heard it Through the Grapevine"

Video: Have the Conditions for Black People...

Video by The Dick Cavett Show