11:07 PM EDT 04/23/2016
Originally posted 04/23/2016 01:10PM
Originally posted 02/28/2016 07:25PM
Rev. Al Sharpton is taking a stand against the Oscars.
Originally posted 02/28/2016 07:15PM
Whoopi Goldberg didn't hold back when she was asked about the Oscars boycott.
Originally posted 02/10/2016 04:15PM
One day after his triumph in the New Hampshire primary, Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders met Rev. Al Sharpton for breakfast at Harlem's famous Sylvia's restaurant.
Originally posted 01/22/2016 08:20PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Friday it is introducing a "sweeping series" of measures to deliver on their promise to double the number of diverse members by 2020.
Following the news, several celebrities took to social media to share their reactions amid controversy over all-white acting nominees for the Oscars.
Originally posted 01/19/2016 08:40PM
Al Sharpton is calling for an Oscars boycott with a strategy aimed to affect ratings and advertisers.
Spike Lee Takes to the Streets to Protest Gun Violence after Chi-Raq Premiere – and Blasts Chicago Mayor Mayor Rahm Emanuel
Originally posted 12/02/2015 01:30PM
Spike Lee and the cast of his new feature film Chi-Raq opted to mark the movie's premiere on Tuesday night with a political protest rather than a star-studded party.
Originally posted 06/15/2015 06:15PM
There are drawbacks to being the president – long hours, constant criticism, life under a microscope. But the job also has its perks, like having Prince and Stevie Wonder come over to your house for a private concert!
Originally posted 10/31/2014 05:20PM
The Rev. Al Sharpton is truly a shadow of his former self.
Originally posted 08/25/2014 11:15AM
The father of a black 18-year-old shot to death by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, pleaded Sunday for a "day of silence" as he lays his son to rest Monday.
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