Opinion

Why We May Often Overlook But Can Never Forget Trina Parks as Thumper in James Bond’s ‘Diamonds Are Forever’

James Bond is the world’s second-longest-running and largest cinematic franchise (exceded only by Godzilla), best…

Does a Storm Marriage in the MCU Even Make Sense without T’Challa?

2018’s Black Panther was a fantastic cinematic feat, both on- and off-screen. It leveled box…

Most Black Women Have a Colorism Story

My relationship with my chocolate skin began at the age of eleven. I was obsessed…

Netflix’s ‘Post Mortem’s’ Uniquely Entertaining Take on Nordic Noir

Ever notice how in modern American crime dramas, from CSI to Law and Order, everyone…

How Teyonah Parris’ Powers Differ as Monica Rambeau in the MCU Versus the Comics

The post-credits scene in 2018’s Avengers: Infinity War was probably one of the most exciting…

‘Memoirs of a Geisha’ and the Age of OnlyFans: A Review and Commentary

Written By: Terri Ley Beneath the pale made-up face, ornate hair, and beautiful kimono lies…

Ashley Nicole Black Radiates Joy in the Writer’s Room of ‘Ted Lasso’

On paper, the premise of Ted Lasso grates the nerves. An American college football coach,…

Is Shuri Ready to Rule Wakanda and Does She Even Want the Throne?

Besides possessing genius-level intelligence, Shuri, the princess of Wakanda and the sister of King T’Challa/Black…

Going In-Depth: A Seat at the Table: The Importance of Black Representation in Nerd Culture

Written By: Kaillaby “Calling yourself a Blerd doesn’t mean you want to separate from anything.…

When Racebending Goes Too Far: Erasing Existing Black Characters

This past year, it was announced from Warner Bros that Clark Kent’s Superman, a canonically…