March 27, 2013
Adele, Louis C.K. and others make our list of black allies -- and wannabes with questionable motives.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onJanuary 3, 2013
In today's link roundup: The longtime couple is reportedly planning to tie the knot. Plus: Bobby Womack diagnosed with Alzheimer's.
by James McBride onJanuary 28, 2012
The co-writer of Miracle at St. Anna says there's a cultural war in Hollywood. Guess who's winning?
by Jozen Cummings onJanuary 23, 2012
George Lucas played the race card in an effective marketing campaign, but was it necessary?
by Nsenga Burton onDecember 30, 2011
The African-American Film Critics Association's Gil Robertson IV aims to herald high-quality black cinema.
by Nsenga Burton onDecember 9, 2011
Hattie Winston, George Lucas and Sony Entertainment will also be celebrated.
by Jozen Cummings onNovember 9, 2011
In Double Victory, a documentary companion to the upcoming Red Tails film, Tuskegee Airmen tell their story.
by Erin E. Evans onNovember 9, 2011
From Red Tails to the toy aisle, images of the iconic World War II soldiers are everywhere.
by Lynette Holloway onNovember 9, 2011
Roscoe Brown, featured in a George Lucas documentary, shares his story with The Root.
by Joshua R. Weaver onOctober 31, 2011
The Root Recommends: Catch a screening of Double Victory in your city this week, and learn more about Red Tails.
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