Missed Last Night’s Premiere of Sam Pollard’s PBS Documentary ‘The Talk – Race in America’? Watch It Online Now!

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Since our journey began in this country, parents of Black and brown children have had very frank and often chilling conversations with their offspring about encounters and interactions with law enforcement. While many police officers honor their code; others wield… Continue Reading

Today Marks 52nd Anniversary of Malcolm X’s Assassination – Watch Orlando Bagwell’s Comprehensive Doc ‘Malcolm X: Make It Plain’

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A birth and a death… yesterday in history (February 20, 1927) Sidney Poitier was born; Today in history, February 21st, 1965, Malcolm Little/Malcolm X/El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz was killed in New York City. He was just 39 years old. Of course, we all… Continue Reading

Review: Dr. Maya Angelou Bares Her Soul In ‘And Still I Rise’ – First Feature Documentary on Her Life (Premieres Feb. 21 on PBS)

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“Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise,” the first feature documentary on the prolific life of Dr. Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928-May 28, 2014) will premiere on PBS’ American Masters series nationwide tomorrow, Tuesday, February 21 at 8 p.m. (check local listings). PBS… Continue Reading