Monthly Archives: April 2015

Black in America.

By Yaba Blay and Soledad O’Brien Yaba Blay, Ph.D. created the (1)ne Drop Project, a multiplatform endeavor that hopes to challenge perceptions of black identity. Blay, a consulting producer for “Who Is Black in America?” spoke to hundreds of those … Continue reading

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Don’t Allow.

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Old Skool Loungin’.

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The Interrupters.

I’ve just stumbled across this amazing documentary shot in 2011 throughout the mean streets of Chicago. In this stirring and powerfully insightful year-long journey through Chicago‚Äôs inner city, Oscar-nominated director Steve James (HOOP DREAMS), in collaboration with author Alex Kotlowitz, … Continue reading

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Honor Those.

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Strong, Black….Stereotyped.

He wears baggy clothes so he must be a drug dealer, he’s tall and buff so he must be an athlete, or he wears a white tank top so he must be a wife beater. “Stereotypes of a Black male … Continue reading

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95th @ The Bridge.

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