• 12 of Netflix's Most Powerful Documentaries on Racial Justice

    28 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    Following the killings of George Floyd and many others , many people are seeking more information about the systemic oppression and racism that is interwoven in the justice system of the United States and beyond. There are plenty of educational resources for white allies , including books about racism and documentaries for visual learners. Netflix has an array of documentaries on topics ranging from police brutality and poorly handled investigations to stories of activists fighting for change. If you've been seeking resources to educate yourself on the reality of what injustice looks like...
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  • Rappers Respond to Officers Charged for George Floyd's Murder

    Rappers Respond to Officers Charged for George Floyd's Murder

    28 days ago - By XXL Mag

    Rappers speak out.
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  • Michelle Williams, Ice-T, The-Dream & More React to All Four Police Officers Charged in George Floyd's Murder

    28 days ago - By Billboard

    In a press conference Wednesday afternoon , Keith Ellison, the attorney general of Minnesota, announced that the remaining three police offers involved in George Floyd's unlawful death would be charged with aiding and abetting murder. Meanwhile, the previously arrested officer Derek Chauvin, who knelt on Floyd's neck for nearly nine minutes before he died of asphyxiation, received an upgraded charge of second-degree murder.
    Artists took to social media to not only rejoice for the justice served in Floyd's case but took it a step further and encouraged their fans to vote in local and...
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  • Michael Bublé Vows to Match Fans' Donations to ACLU Up to $100,000

    28 days ago - By Billboard

    Michael Bublé offered to match his fans' donations to the American Civil Liberties Union up to $100,000 after he watched the video of the unlawful murder of George Floyd, a black man who was killed by police in Minnesota last week.
    “Along with the rest of the world, I watched in horror as a policeman literally took the breath out of George Floyd. This is not the kind of world I want my children to grow up in. I stand in solidarity with the Black community and all people who seek justice and equal rights,” the singer wrote on his social media accounts while remaining quarantined in his...
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  • Leslie Jones Opens Up About Protesting in the '90s and Encourages Young People to Vote

    Leslie Jones Opens Up About Protesting in the '90s and Encourages Young People to Vote

    28 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    As impassioned demonstrations and protests continue nationwide in the wake of George Floyd's death , celebrities are using their social media platforms to promote a long-term form of protest: voting. In an interview on Late Night With Seth Meyers , former Saturday Night Live star Leslie Jones sat down to explain the importance of taking voting seriously and to discuss her personal experience with participating in the 1992 Los Angeles riots.
    "There was nothing you could've said to me back then - I was ready to burn it down," Leslie told Seth. Similar to the protests happening today, the...
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  • KTLA Reporter Apologizes To Cardi B For Saying She Promoted Violence At Protests

    KTLA Reporter Apologizes To Cardi B For Saying She Promoted Violence At Protests

    28 days ago - By Stereogum

    On Monday, Los Angeles news station KTLA aired a segment about celebrities' responses to the protests over George Floyd's murder. The channel included a clip from a video Cardi B posted, with reporter Doug Kolk commenting, "rapper Cardi B used her massive platform to promote the violence."... More »
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  • YG Drops New Song “FTP ” Amidst George Floyd's Murder

    28 days ago - By Urban Islandz

    YG released his protest anthem “FTP ” on Black Out Tuesday. Los Angeles rapper YG dropped a new
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  • Big Sean Opens Up About Racism And George Floyd's Murder, “I Don't Feel Equal”

    28 days ago - By Urban Islandz

    Big Sean opens up about George Floyd's murder and racism gripping our society. Big Sean is one of many artists
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