June 1, 2011
Higher Learning is being shopped to HBO and Showtime.
by Hayat Mohamed onApril 18, 2011
The actress chooses court over Broadway.
March 7, 2011
Despite criticism, For Colored Girls brings in outstanding director and outstanding motion picture honors.
February 24, 2011
A decade-long winning streak for black folks came to an end this year.
by Clay Cane onFebruary 22, 2011
The furor caused by Berry's assertion that her daughter is black reminds us how confused Americans remain about race.
February 8, 2011
Considering the allegations about his racism, we're guessing that dad Gabriel Aubry doesn't agree.
February 1, 2011
Halle puts family first for child's safety.
January 18, 2011
The Oscar winner says that she has no plans to play Aretha Franklin in a biopic of the legendary singer.
by Erin E. Evans onJanuary 17, 2011
In case you missed the show ...
December 14, 2010
Finally some love for Idris Elba.
- Most Popular
- Most Shared
Social media emerges as a vehicle for love and support during natural disasters.
The agency's missteps give the GOP a new way to fight the Affordable Care Act.
The Chatterati Newsletter Sign Up
The Root DC
- Axel F, D.C.’s classic soul party, to return to the Howard Theatre
- Why I chose to attend a historically black college- as a white person
- Historically black colleges are seeing an increase in white students
- Doing away with food deserts in the District
- State of Equality and Justice in America: The Presumption of Guilt
- Activists Cornel West And Carl Dix Hold Mass Incarceration Dialogue In N.Y.C.
- Detroit Mom Says 4 Women Attacked Her In Front Of Her Children
- 9-Year-Old Girl Among Children Missing After Oklahoma Tornado
- Christopher ‘Notorious B.I.G.’ Wallace Would Have Been 41 Today
- Teens Allegedly Post Taped Rape Of 12-Year-Old Girl On Facebook