Black Girls Viewed As Less Innocent Than White Girls, Georgetown Law Research Finds

First study focused on “adultification” of black girls shows significant bias toward girls starting at age 5, younger than in previous research on black boys A groundbreaking study released today by Georgetown Law’s Center on Poverty and Inequality finds that adults view black girls as less innocent and more adult-like than their white peers, especially in the age range of 5-14. The study, detailed in the new report, Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls’ Childhood, is the first of […]

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On OWN: Are you living the life you want?

SuperSoul Short: Everybody Dies, But Not Everybody Lives Spoken-word artist Prince Ea brings life into sharp focus, removes doubt and invites you to ask yourself whether you’re truly living the life you want.  Are you living the life  you want?

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LEGENDARY DIRECTOR, BILL DUKE, PRESENTS WORLD PREMIERE SCREENING OF CONTROVERSIAL NEW FILM, “CREATED EQUAL,” AT #ABFF2017

“Created Equal” chosen as an official selection of the American Black Film Festival. Presents intimate screening with filmmakers, cast and features a thought-provoking Q&A.     It’s a wrap! #ABFF2017 was full of activity that kept festival-goers engaged, inspired and motivated to achieve dreams through a programming line-up chock full of workshops, master classes, red carpet experiences, screening events and more! One such screening event included the “World Premiere” of CREATED EQUAL – an independently produced legal thriller directed by legendary […]

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On Broadway: Bella: An American Tall Tale

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Kirsten Childs Directed by Robert O’Hara Choreographed by Camille A. Brown Playing now thru July 2 only! Playwrights Horizons • Mainstage Theatre 416 West 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues, NYC All aboard for a Western musical adventure the likes of which you’ve never experienced. As a wanted woman of mythic proportions looks to begin life anew out west, Bella takes us on the trip of a lifetime to escape her scandalous past and […]

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