Michael Eric Dyson “Tears We Cannot Stop” Exclusive Interview (Watch)

Michael Eric Dyson tells Reel Urban News his new book was written in response to “killings by the police.” Michael

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LAPD’s William “Bill” Scott to head the San Francisco Police Department

A Black deputy police chief from Los Angeles was selected on Tuesday to head up the San Francisco Police Department,

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According to Lawsuit Men of Color received Poor Performance Reviews at CNN

Internal data shows that African-Americans face a “glass ceiling” at CNN, according to a class-action lawsuit filed on Wednesday. The

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Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures

“Something For Sunday” Our title is an idiomatic phrase that comes to the fore during periods of chaos and crisis.

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“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” Award-Winning Director and Cast Celebrate August Wilson

The Hollywood Reporter has hailed the “lyrical writing and indelible performances” of Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, playwright August Wilson’s classic

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“Jay Z” Op-Ed: ‘The War on Drug’s Is an Epic Fail’ (Watch)

This short film, narrated by Shawn “Jay Z” Carter and featuring the artwork of Molly Crabapple, is part history lesson

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Donald Glover Is Transparent About Race And His New FX Series “Atlanta”

Details about Donald Glover’s new FX series Atlanta have been leaking out slowly, but now that the show’s premiere is

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One Journalist and Three African American Attorneys Address Cops & Technology

Reel Urban News Revisits its Civil Rights Live Legal Panel in the Wake of the recent Police shootings of African

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After a devastating week in America, I’ll Keep Hoping

Something For Sunday: Some fifty plus years ago when I was still a student in high school in Dallas, Texas,

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