Categories Archives: Fashion

Ava DuVernay’s 13th Documentary.

Ava DuVernay’s latest project, 13th is a documentary that connects the dots between the 13th amendment and the epidemic of mass incarceration in the United States. The documentary features a host of experts, enthusiasts, activists, and those who have we ...

Issa Rae: Insecure.

My introduction to the world of Issa Rae was about 5 years ago when I stumbled upon her web series called ‘AWKWARD Black Girl.’ Her [Issa’s] abrupt switch from dancing in her car to freezing up and trying to sink as deeply into the driver’s seat a ...

The Magnificent Seven: The Denzel Effect.

It should come as no surprise that Denzel Washington’s latest film, a reimagining of the 1960’s classic western “The Magnificent Seven,” was a hit. Its opening weekend brought in $35M in domestic ticket sales. Alongside Washington, the film boasts ...

Queen Sugar.

The fact is that Ava DuVernay is coming for your wigs. I believe Ava intends to snatch every wig from every head she comes into cerebral contact with because that is what happened when I watched her latest co-creation, ‘Queen Sugar.’ ‘Queen Sugar’ ...

Southside with You.

‘Southside with You’ is a delightful film directed by Richard Tanne that stars Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers. The film chronicles the first date of future President of the United States Barack Obama and future First Lady Michelle Obama, then Michel ...

The United States Dominated the 2016 Rio Olympics.

The United States of America walked away with 121 medals at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Highlights of the final week of competition included Allyson Felix earning her 6th career gold medal after anchoring the women’s 4×400-meter relay team to victory. This ...