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The Top Black Directors of the New Millennium


This year, Steve McQueen become only the third black director nominated for an Oscar after John Singleton (Boyz n The Hood, 1991) and Lee Daniels (Precious, 2009). The sad stat, along with 

Black Directors Are Leading The Charge To Diversify Hollywood

Black creatives are controlling the content and storylines of projects by, about and celebrating black folks, but more needs to be done ASAP. "Dreams are...

South African Cricket Player Refuses Order To Take A Knee For Black Lives Matter...

The show of solidarity in sports for racial justice is international and still raging worldwide. The fight has now hit the world of cricket,...

Smashing Glass Ceilings| Nina King Is First Black Queen To Head Duke’s Athletic Department

King becomes the sixth female athletics director among Power Five conferences schools. There are three in the ACC in King, Carla Williams and Pittsburgh’s...

Maynor Caps Black Hall Of Fame Spot With SWAC Championship  

For nearly 30 years Connell Maynor has been making history one championship at a time. His career is Hall of Fame-worthy.

Women’s History Month: Elizabeth Harden Gilmore First Black Funeral Director On The East Coast

In the mid-1940s few Blacks were permitted to operate as Funeral directors, and especially not women, who just gained the right to vote in...

CFB’s Black Coaching Fraternity Shifts Culture, Influences Coaching Pipeline…Every Game Is A Win

Entering the 2020 season, former NFL head coaches Lovie Smith and Herm Edwards, both disciples of Tony Dungy’s impactful coaching tree, were two of...

National Coalition of Minority Football Coaches Forms Because Black FBS Coaches Aren’t Being Hired

Black College Coaches, Players Stand Against Systemic Racism With COVID-19 threatening to postpone or cancel the entire NCAA College Football season this Fall, sacking social...

Kaepernick’s Disney Deal Will Showcase Minority Directors and Producers

Ava Duvernay and Netflix recently announced her docuseries "Colin in Back & White" which chronicles the legendary social activist's rise from high school jock...

Colin Kaepernick Joins Medium Board of Directors

Today, Medium announced that civil rights activist and athlete Colin Kaepernick will be joining Medium’s Board of Directors. In addition to the board seat, Medium will...