February 1, 2016
‘Black Street’ is the self given name of a group of displaced young people living in an area of Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown, notorious for drugs and crime. Many in Black Street used to be child soldiers during the countries civil war and now work as prostitutes, thieves and drug addicts. However, a group of
August 9, 2015
Mauricio Ramirez is a Chicago-based graffiti artist. We venture to the Lacuna Artist Lofts for a look into Mauricio’s art, style, background, and thoughts. Check out his completed piece at the end of the video — we love it! Watch the behind-the-scenes video here: https://youtu.be/qjyhlE7KlqM Watch this video in 4K! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-xnb5pIOLU This Mini Doc was
February 1, 2016
Racially Black. Ethnically Latina. NEGRITA, written and directed by Magdalena Albizu, is a documentary about the Afro-Latina identity and experience in the United States. In their own words, empowered, self-affirming educated Afro-Latinas, located across the United States, share their experiences of living with a changing, often contested identity in a racialized society and how it
The Forest Hills Drive Tour moves into Act III – more of everything. J. Cole Forest Hills Drive: Homecoming premieres Saturday, Jan. 9 at 10PM on HBO. 2014 Forest Hills Drive album available now. Download the HBO NOW app to stream HBO movies and series on Apple TV, iPhone, iPad, Android Phones, Android Tablets, Fire
June 8, 2015
Jessica Lehrman is a Brooklyn-based photographer best known for her raw visual documentation of contemporary underground movements. From protests and social revolutions to the belly of hip hop’s underground community and its emerging artists. Her work has been featured in publications such as Rolling Stone, The New York Times, Vanity Fair, Billboard, VICE and more.
October 11, 2015
White Oakland residents are increasingly using Nextdoor and other online tools to report “suspicious activity” about their Black neighbors — and families of color fear the consequences could be fatal.