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American Black Film Festival 2018 Recap: ‘Shoot Your Shot’ — Black America Web

The 22nd annual American Black Film Festival is a wrap. Aside from putting together the annual showcase of Black film and TV talent, founder Jeff Friday’s festival can now boast of jump-starting the career of the most successful Black movie director in history. Director Ryan Coogler – you may have heard of the little movie […]

via American Black Film Festival 2018 Recap: ‘Shoot Your Shot’ — Black America Web

Orange Is the New Black Season 6 Twist: [Spoiler] Is Gone… for Good? — TVLine

That Orange Is the New Black teaser trailer wasn’t kidding when it said Season 6 would feel like “a whole new world.”

via Orange Is the New Black Season 6 Twist: [Spoiler] Is Gone… for Good? — TVLine

Jesus Take The Wheel: Teen Girl Fatally Stabbed 53 Times By Brother For Taking Long Shower — Bossip

Keaira Henderson 15, Killed By Brother Over Bathroom Dispute This is senseless and sad… Keaira Henderson 15, was killed by her brother this week in Dunwoody, GA after a dispute over the bathroom. According to AJC, the teenager ran outside and knocked on neighbors’ doors for help after her brother turned a knife on her.…

via Jesus Take The Wheel: Teen Girl Fatally Stabbed 53 Times By Brother For Taking Long Shower — Bossip

It’s About Time: Cory Booker And Fellow Black Senators Introduce Bill To Make Lynching A Federal Hate Crime — Bossip

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Black Senators Introduce Bill To Make Lynching A Federal Hate Crime The U.S. Senate’s Black lawmakers are coming together to enact tougher legislation against lynching. According to The Hill, Senators Kamala Harris, Cory Booker, and Tim Scott are all working to make lynching a federal hate crime, and they already have the support of 18…

via It’s About Time: Cory Booker And Fellow Black Senators Introduce Bill To Make Lynching A Federal Hate Crime — Bossip

Solange Helps Houston Students Visit The Smithsonian In D.C — 93.9 WKYS

Source: Ilya S. Savenok / Getty Solange has linked up with a non-profit organization, Project Row Houses (PRH) to give 12 Houston high school students a one of a kind learning experience with a special tour of the Smithsonian National Museum Of African American History and Culture. Because of the Grammy winning singers generous…

via Solange Helps Houston Students Visit The Smithsonian In D.C — 93.9 WKYS

Joseph Sikora Tells Why People Root For Tommy On “Power” Even Though He’s Done Awful Things [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] — The Rickey Smiley Morning Show

The hit television show “Power” is back and Joseph Sikora, who plays “Tommy,” is dishing out what fans should expect this season.

via Joseph Sikora Tells Why People Root For Tommy On “Power” Even Though He’s Done Awful Things [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] — The Rickey Smiley Morning Show

Everything We Know About The Black Navy Veteran Killed By Portland State University Police — News One

An investigation was underway in Oregon for what witnesses described as police hastily killing an innocent Black man who was trying to be a peacemaker before officers labeled him a suspect and shot him. See Also: Activists Call Out NRA For Not Defending Philando Castile In Wake Of Verdict Jason Washington, who was armed, had a…

via Everything We Know About The Black Navy Veteran Killed By Portland State University Police — News One