Cecile Emeke wrote and directed this impressive poem about the daily misogyny so many Black women face from "good" men. Surely, if you've had any discussions, the experiences the women describe will sound familiar.
Tenika Watson was riding with soul singer Teddy Pendergrass when he had an accident that left him paralyzed. Watson has suffered scrutiny because she is a trans woman and former prostitute, and this appearance on Oprah: Where Are They Now? is the first time she's been able to tell her side of the story.
"Throw Like A Girl" is a short documentary directed by Spike Lee about little league pitcher Mo'ne Davis. Mo'ne's spectacular performances leading up to and in the Little League World Series catapulted her to stardom.
Last weekend, a diverse group of black women artists and creatives gathered together at the Brooklyn Museum for a conversation on the ways that the black female body is objectified in public arenas. Whether on the stage, in the digital sphere, or on the street, we're subject to degradation and humiliation.
Though Tina Knowles can often be seen beside her superstar daugher, we know little about her. She's a talented hairstylist, costume designer and businesswoman, but she's kept her struggles, including details of her high-profile divorce from her husband of 33 years, private.
In the digital short, poet Yazmin Monet Watkins shares gratitude for being a queer woman of color. Blending her inspiring and raw spoken word with a soothing RnB melody the rising star is spreading a simple message: gratitude.
British recording artist FKA twigs stars in a new short film for Google Glass. I'll admit that I still have no idea what Google Glass does, but her choreographed dance battle definitely caught my attention.
via YouTube: Viola Davis and Elmo are playing the game "What does it mean?" Do you know what the word fiesta means? We'll give you some clues. When you're at a fiesta you'll see balloons and confetti and streamers, you'll hear music and people will be dancing and having a good time. What? You think you've been to a fiesta before? Hope so, because fiesta means party! Join Viola and Elmo as they throw a rockin' fiesta.