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Get Out Receives Top Film of 2017 Honor From African American Film Critics Association Get Out Receives Top Film of 2017 Honor From African American Film Critics Association

Jordan Peele’s blockbuster film, Get Out, was the big winner of the African American Film Critics Association. The film, a satirical look at race relations, won the Best Film, Best Directing, Best Acting and Best Screenplay recognitions from the world’s largest group of professional black film critics.

Family of 10-Year-Old Bullying Victim Ashawnty Davis Uses GoFundMe to Raise Money for Burial Expenses Family of 10-Year-Old Bullying Victim Ashawnty Davis Uses GoFundMe to Raise Money for Burial Expenses

Three weeks ago, 10-year-old Ashawnty Davis of Colorado killed herself after being a victim of bullying. And now the family is asking for the public’s help to raise money for her burial expenses.

That Kid Can Saanngg: The Lion King’s JD McCrary Sings the Jackson 5’s ‘Who’s Lovin’ You’ That Kid Can Saanngg: The Lion King’s JD McCrary Sings the Jackson 5’s ‘Who’s Lovin’ You’

Many may recognize JD McCrary from his character Kenny on Tyler Perry’s The Paynes, but the young actor also recently nabbed the role of Young Simba on Disney’s live-action film The Lion King.

He Went Viral Because of Bullying, but Keaton Jones’ Mother Just Might Be a Racist Money Grabber He Went Viral Because of Bullying, but Keaton Jones’ Mother Just Might Be a Racist Money Grabber

Updated Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, 6:13 p.m. EST: It seems as though no one can verify the authenticity of the alleged Instagram account belonging to Kimberly Jones. The previous Instagram account below has been wiped of its profile photo, and a Wayback Machine search showed that it once belonged to a teenager, who may be…

Terrence Howard ‘Mayne Memes’ Are Social Media’s Early Holiday Gifts Terrence Howard ‘Mayne Memes’ Are Social Media’s Early Holiday Gifts

Twitter is having fun when it comes to Terrence Howard’s infamous Hustle & Flow character and his use of the word “mayne.” It started with a simple request: “Someone photoshop Terrence Howard as a Jedi,” and we’ve now been blessed with the gift of the “Mayne Meme.”

Louisiana State University Student’s Reaction to Snow Is the Greatest Thing to Happen This Week Louisiana State University Student’s Reaction to Snow Is the Greatest Thing to Happen This Week

It’s currently snowing in the Washington, D.C., area, and it’s put a damper on brunch plans. Snow is a common occurrence here in the pseudo-South, but in places like Louisiana, it definitely doesn’t happen often. So when it does, it’s time to celebrate. And that’s exactly what Da’Quan Bellard, a student-athlete at LSU…

Actor Harold Perrineau Issues Statement on Daughter Aurora Perrineau’s Rape Actor Harold Perrineau Issues Statement on Daughter Aurora Perrineau’s Rape

Actor Harold Perrineau is breaking his silence about the reported rape of his daughter, actress Aurora Perrineau. The young actress has accused Girls writer and Lena Dunham’s friend Murray Miller of raping her when she was 17 years old.

Felony Charges Against DeAndre Harris Dropped in Charlottesville, Va., White Supremacist Rally Felony Charges Against DeAndre Harris Dropped in Charlottesville, Va., White Supremacist Rally

Twenty-year-old DeAndre Harris of Charlottesville, Va., has had all felony charges dropped in connection with an alleged attack during August’s white supremacist rally where he was actually beaten by poles in a parking lot.

Watch: Comedian Khalid Rahmaan on Being Black and Muslim in 2017

On Wednesday night’s episode of Conan, comedian Khalid Rahmaan joked about growing up black and Muslim. From jokes about being the hipster Steve Urkel and having the audience sing the black national anthem, Rahmaan’s Conan debut was pretty hilarious.

Attorneys for Girls Writer Accused of Rape Retract Claim That Accuser Demanded Money Attorneys for Girls Writer Accused of Rape Retract Claim That Accuser Demanded Money

Girls writer and Lena Dunham friend Murray Miller has been accused of raping actress Aurora Perrineau. When the news broke last month about the alleged rape, Miller’s attorneys stated that Perrineau and her family had asked for a substantial amount of money for damages. But apparently that was not the case at all, and…

Who Will Survive in America? Who Will Survive in America?

On Kanye West’s 2010 album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, there is an often overlooked track entitled “Who Will Survive America?” The song features Gil Scott-Heron taking a dystopian look at how the world is coming to the realization that America is a bastard “hosed down daily with a gagging perfume.”

Dwayne ‘the Rock’ Johnson Says He Definitely Wouldn’t Pick Kevin Hart as His 2020 Running Mate Dwayne ‘the Rock’ Johnson Says He Definitely Wouldn’t Pick Kevin Hart as His 2020 Running Mate

When Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle opens Dec. 20, you’ll be able to feast your eyes on Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson’s biceps and also the beautiful landscape of Oahu, Hawaii, where the film was shot. Several lucky journalists from various media outlets were given the opportunity to travel to Oahu, courtesy of Sony…

LL Cool J Becomes 1st Rapper to Receive Kennedy Center Honors Award LL Cool J Becomes 1st Rapper to Receive Kennedy Center Honors Award

LL Cool J made Kennedy Center Honors history when he became the first rapper to be a Kennedy Center honoree. The annual celebration was held Sunday night in Washington, D.C. Of course, for eight years President Barack Obama attended, but this year, President Orangina did not.

NYC Subway Riders Get Their ‘Bodak Yellow’ On NYC Subway Riders Get Their ‘Bodak Yellow’ On

It’s the song that never ends. And New York City subway riders got all the way turned up to Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow” over the weekend.

Appolition Is the App That Takes Spare Change and Turns It Into Bail Money Appolition Is the App That Takes Spare Change and Turns It Into Bail Money

When it comes to incarceration, being able to be granted bail and then to come up with the bail money are two of main components that keep people locked up.

Watch: An 11-Year-Old Meghan Markle Shuts Down a Sexist Dish Detergent Ad

With her curly hair pulled back into a ponytail and freckles on full display, at 11 years old, Meghan Markle knew sexism when she saw it. In 1993, Markle took on a sexist soap commercial and got a chance to appear on Nick News.

Nas Is Taking Kelis to Court Over Visitation Rights Nas Is Taking Kelis to Court Over Visitation Rights

Nas wants to be able to spend more time with his son, and now he’s taking ex-wife Kelis to court for an official visitation schedule.

Azealia Banks Recounts Abuse by Coldplay Manager Dave Holmes Azealia Banks Recounts Abuse by Coldplay Manager Dave Holmes

Azealia Banks shared her own #MeToo story on Instagram when she recounted the abuse she says she experienced at the hands of Dave Holmes, her ex-boyfriend and Coldplay manager.

Conservatives Want to #BoycottSanFrancisco After Undocumented Immigrant Acquitted in Death of Kate Steinle Conservatives Want to #BoycottSanFrancisco After Undocumented Immigrant Acquitted in Death of Kate Steinle

No justice, no San Francisco. Those are the sentiments of conservatives after Jose Ines Garcia Zarate was found not guilty in the death of Kate Steinle, a white woman who was shot and killed in 2015 on a pier in San Francisco, which is a sanctuary city when it comes to undocumented immigrants like Zarate.

Get a Dose of Wakanda in the Trailer for Avengers: Infinity War

You’re going to cry real tears after you watch the trailer for Avengers: Infinity War. Seriously, although the movie opens in late spring, after Black Panther, we’re given even more Wakanda in Infinity War as Marvel heroes join forces to defeat the tyrant known as Thanos.

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