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Angela Davis Shares Insights on Domestic Violence in Black Communities During Sacramento Panel

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*Philosopher, civil rights activist, college professor, author, and former political prisoner Angela Davis put a lens on the deep-rooted damage domestic violence sows in the Black community, pulling from research she conducted for her 1999 book, “Blues Legacies and Black Feminism.” The book examines the careers of influential Black women blues singers Gertrude “Ma” Rainey, […]

Nona Hendryx to Host Global Virtual Event with Special Guest Appearance by Angela Davis

*Singer, songwriter, and activist Nona Hendryx in conjunction with Nubian Q.U.E.E.N.X., have partnered with the international feminist group JASS (Just Associates) to present a “Musical Meditation and Celebration of Radical Healing” on Friday, August 14, 2020. This global, multi-artist virtual online event is designed to share and affirm our connections and power in a time […]

Exclusive: The Life of Toni Morrison Revealed in ‘The Pieces I Am’ by Friend of 28-Years

*If anyone wondered about any of the books written by prolific and unapologetic acclaimed novelist Toni Morrison then her documentary, “Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am,” is a must see. Bringing the renowned Pulitzer winner’s life to the screen is director and friend of 28-years, Timothy Greenfield-Sanders. It’s not just piercing prose that educator Morrison […]

Angela Davis, Jemele Hill & Common: Social Justice Royalty Help Make History at UCLA

*History was made on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at the University of California, Los Angeles when they held their first annual Social Justice Summit, hosted by the Black Alumni Association. The Meyer and Luskin Conference Center was full of people looking to be enlightened, directed and empowered with information to take back to their own […]

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A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history. EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.” – Alice Walker EUR BIRTHDAYS June 4: Actor Keith David (”Barbershop”) is 62. Singer El DeBarge is 57. Singer Al B. […]

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A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history. EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “I think the importance of doing activist work is precisely because it allows you to give back and to consider yourself not as a single individual who may have achieved whatever but to be a part […]

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A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history. EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “I think the importance of doing activist work is precisely because it allows you to give back and to consider yourself not as a single individual who may have achieved whatever but to be a part […]

Halle Berry’s Essence Fest Empowerment: ‘I’d Really Love To Play Angela Davis’

*Halle Berry spoke of her admiration for acclaimed activist Angela Davis during the empowerment panel discussion at the Essence Festival. While promoting her latest film, “Kidnap,” the actress also shared her experiences in Hollywood as well as career goals she’s still hoping to accomplish. High on Berry’s Bucket List is the opportunity to play Davis […]

Forest Whitaker to Executive Produce Angela Davis Biopic for Codeblack Films

*Forest Whitaker has jumped onboard Codeblack Films’ untitled Angela Davis biopic as an executive producer, reports Variety. Lionsgate’s Codeblack in 2016 picked up the movie rights to “Angela Davis: An Autobiography” and set up the project with Nina Yang Bongiovi, whose credits include “Fruitvale Station,” which Whitaker also produced, and “Dope.” Sidra Smith, a producer […]

Angela Davis Biopic in the Works at Codeblack Films

*Codeblack Films has picked up the movie rights to “Angela Davis: An Autobiography” with plans to develop an authorized biopic of the prominent civil rights activist, reports Variety. The untitled film will be produced by Nina Yang Bongiovi, whose credits include “Fruitvale Station” and “Dope.” Sidra Smith, a producer on the 2012 documentary “Free Angela and […]