In Trump’s Shithole America, 200,000 Dead Means ‘We Did a Good Job’

Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast Sometime soon—this weekend, or next week, but possibly by tonight—we’ll cross the dark threshold of 200,000 dead from COVID.   For those who still believe in American exceptionalism, rest assured: We’re number one, by a … Read more…

Chloe x Halle Wore Wigs Early In Their Career Due To Pushback About Their Hair: “We Don’t Want To See The Locs”

Source: Jeffrey Mayer / Getty In addition to knowing them for their beautiful singing voices, artistic performances and innovative music, Chloe and Halle Bailey are known for their locs. The 22 and 20-year-old duo have been wearing their hair in … Read more…

‘Center Stage’ Cast Reunites to Talk Diversity in Ballet: ‘We Have to Do So Much Better’

“Center Stage” stars Zoe Saldana, Amanda Schull, Sascha Radetsky and Ethan Stiefel reunited 20 years after the film’s debut to discuss the cultural touchstone and life-changing ballet film. Between port de bras and pas de trois references and stories about … Read more…

‘We Need To Demand Change’: Activist Walks 750 Miles To Join March On Washington | NBC News NOW

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“We Don’t Need Men To Save Us.” WNBA Star Candace Parker on Making Her Vote Count on the 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage

I didn’t realize the world saw women as “less” until I started school. I’ll say that again: the moment I stepped out of the comfort of my family’s home, I noticed the world saw women as less than everyone else. … Read more…

John Legend Closes Out Night 2 of Democratic Convention With ‘Never Break’: ‘We Know How This Story Ends’ (Watch)

The Democrats chose John Legend, one of the most outspoken advocates for social justice in pop, to close out the second night of their 2020 convention. But it wasn’t the fiery side that sometimes turns up in interviews and on … Read more…

Tika Sumpter Speaks on Interracial Couples with a White Partner: ‘We Do Not Need to Protect Them’

Tika Sumpter took to Twitter with a message for those, like her, who are Black with a white partner. In her post, she offers some poignant advice to couples during this time. Take a look: Dear Black interracial couples with … Read more…

Drew Brees Kicks Back Hard At Donald Trump; NFL QB Says “We Are At A Critical Juncture In Our Nation’s History” After George Floyd Death & Protests – Update

UPDATE, 8:10 PM: Having had a rude awakening himself on his own short sighted point of view, Drew Brees just effectively sacked Donald Trump tonight on the field of public debate over the ongoing George Floyd death protests and NFL … Read more…

Lin-Manuel Miranda Doc ‘We Are Freestyle Love Supreme’ Postpones Release In Solidarity With George Floyd Protesters

Improv hip-hop group We Are Freestyle Love Supreme has postponed its self-titled documentary release out of solidarity with protesters nationwide. The postponement comes two days before it was set to begin streaming on Hulu. Its announcement said its “collective attention” … Read more…

LeBron James Inspires With Message In New Nike Ad: ‘We Can Come Back When We Down’ — Watch

LeBron James lead a new star-studded Nike ad — also featuring Tiger Woods and Serena Williams — reminding people around the world that we’re still ‘fighting’ amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Hollywood Life BEST DEAL UPDATE: Receive Free 2-Day Shipping + … Read more…

Debbi Morgan Tearfully Addresses COVID-19 Impact In Black Communities: ‘We Cannot And Will Not Be Broken’

Source: JD/WENN.com / WENN While out shopping for essential items yesterday (May 2), actress Debbi Morgan was compelled to go on social media and share her concern for how African-American communities are impacted by COVID-19. In a video she posted … Read more…