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Indy Week: 15 Minutes: Donna Washington, Professional Storyteller

Indy Week: 15 Minutes: Donna Washington, Professional Storyteller

We don’t want to give everything away, but could you summarize the story you told on WORLD Channel?  The way people were talking about African Americans while Obama was running [for president]—at least the other side, the conservatives—was that somehow Black people...

New York Trend: New York African Film Festival Goes Virtual Dec 2 – 6

New York Trend: New York African Film Festival Goes Virtual Dec 2 – 6

Under the banner “Streaming Rivers: The Past into the Present,” the New York African Film Festival (NYAFF) returns virtually December 2-6 with a spotlight on the cinema of two nations: Nigeria and the Sudan. Presented by Film at Lincoln Center (FLC) and African Film...

Navajo-Hopi Observer: A Navajo coal miner’s story

Navajo-Hopi Observer: A Navajo coal miner’s story

A new film, ‘The Blessing,’ from directors Hunter Robert Baker and Jordan Fein, follows Lawrence, a Navajo coal miner, who struggles with working for one of America’s largest coal producers and keeping true to his culture as his job makes him a part of the destruction...

Black Media Urges African Americans to ‘Be Heard!”

Black Media Urges African Americans to ‘Be Heard!”

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BLACK PUBLIC MEDIA URGES AFRICAN AMERICANS TO ‘BE HEARD!’  Get-out-the-vote social media campaign features Erika Alexander, Gabourey Sidibe, Big Freedia and more in conversation on issues key to Black voters NEW YORK (September 23, 2020) —...