Culture

Nelson Mandela’s Centennial Celebration

Sheryl Nance-Nash May 21, 2018 Give honor to whom honor is due.  Few are ...

Be Careful! Cardi B Returns to Instagram and Drops New Video for the Culture

Hey, y’all. It’s me, Monique Judge, reporting to you live as The Root’s Cardi ...

Janet Jackson Speaks Out Against Sexism, Abuse, and Racism in Billboard Icon Award Speech

On Sunday night, Janet Jackson became the first black woman to receive Billboard’s Icon ...

27 Top Black YouTube Stars From Around the World You Need to Follow

When it comes to the most viewed and popular content, it doesn’t matter how ...

64 Years After Brown v. Board of Education, Integration Has Not Helped Black People

Today, May 17, marks the 64th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education (1954), ...

STEVIE WONDER ANNOUNCES NEW TOUR: ‘SONG PARTY: A CELEBRATION OF LIFE, LOVE AND MUSIC’

by Krystal Franklin May 16, 2018 Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for TIDAL Stevie Wonder has announced ...

Kevin Hart in Talks to Star in Warner Bros.’ ‘Uptown Saturday Night’ Remake

By Justin Kroll @krolljvar Warner Bros. and Overbrook Entertainment’s long-gestating remake of the 1974 comedy “Uptown ...