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WWE Star Mustafa Ali Talks Police Reform Black Lives Matter

WWE Star Mustafa Ali Talks Police Reform, Black Lives Matter

WWE Superstar Mustafa Ali made his return to WWE television on last night's episode of WWE Raw, teaming with Cedric Alexander and Ricochet to take on MVP, Bobby Lashley, and Shelton Benjamin in a six-man tag team match. Alexander got the pin in that match, but it was later on Raw Talk where Mustafi scored […]

Amy Cooper Charged Over False Report Against Former Marvel Editor

Amy Cooper Charged Over False Report Against Former Marvel Editor

Two months ago, just before the Black Lives Matter protests went global, Bleeding Cool reported on former Marvel Comics editor, writer and birdwatcher Christian Cooper's altercation in Central Park Which, recorded by his sister and comic book writer and HBO TV developer Melody Cooper, saw finance worker Amy Cooper (no relation)  threatened that she would call[...]

Marvels Snapshot: Captain America Is Anything But Nostalgia

Marvels Snapshot: Captain America Is Anything But Nostalgia

Mark Russell is a political and satirical comic book writer who often finds himself writing comics like Flintstones, Batman, Snagglepuss, The Wonder Twins, Lone Ranger and Red Sonja, but still keeping the political satire and commentary. He also happens to be rather funny. But today sees his writing the much-delayed Marvel Snapshots: Captain America will very little […]

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Star Terry Crews Says 4 Season 8 Eps Now Scrapped

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Star Terry Crews Says 4 Season 8 Eps Now Scrapped

Conversations about and protests against police brutality and systemic racism resulting from the killing of George Floyd continue across the country and around the world, requiring "police series" such as NBC's long-running comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine to take a long, hard look at how they portray law enforcement. Speaking to Access on Tuesday, star Terry Crews […]

Supernatural Star Jared Padalecki Promises to Be Better Shepherd

Supernatural Star Jared Padalecki Promises to Be Better "Shepherd"

Supernatural star Jared Padalecki's 2020 became a confusing mess personally and professionally when the COVID-19 pandemic began raging through series productions all across the globe. On the professional side, Padalecki and co-stars Jensen Ackles and Misha Collins are looking to put the finishing touches on fifteen seasons of the long-running CW series. Expected to have […]

5 More Pride Items to Show Your Wrath This Month

5 More Pride Items to Show Your Wrath This Month

Check out the rest of the Dockers site and see what they're doing for the Black Lives Matter movement as well. K-Swiss NOH8 $25+[caption id="attachment_1221502" align="aligncenter" width="600"] K-Swiss NOH8 CAMPAIGN Collection Image Credit: https://kswiss.com/collections/noh8[/caption]The NOH8 Campaign teamed up with K-Swiss to release one stunning pair of shoes[...]

Watchmen Team Discuss Recreating 1921 Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre

Watchmen Team Discuss Recreating 1921 Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre

Damon Lindelof's Peabody Award-winning series Watchmen has been a focal point of HBO's Juneteenth weekend programming, with an emphasis on honoring those murdered in the 1921 Tulsa Massacre and the destruction of Black Wall Street as well as educating the nation on a tragic part of this nation's history that's been ignored. The cable network […]

DC Comics Takes The Knee For Juneteenth

DC Comics Takes The Knee For Juneteenth

But with the Black Lives Matter protests in the wake of more killings of African-Americans by police, it has hailed greater cultural prominence in 2020 Which is why DC Comics posted on Twitter the following image, by Milestone co-founder and creator Denys Cowan, with the phrase Listen, reflect, and learn #Juneteenth [caption id="attachment_1224418" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DC Comics[...]

The Walking Dead: FTWD Star Colman Domingo Educates Fans on Juneteenth

The Walking Dead: FTWD Star Colman Domingo Educates Fans on Juneteenth

Whether in person or through social media, fans have gotten to know the actors over the year, and they've gotten to know a number of Walking Dead fans.[caption id="attachment_1049415" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Colman Domingo as Victor Strand - Fear the Walking Dead _ Season 5, Episode 4 - Photo Credit: Ryan Green/AMC[/caption]It's that level of community and[...]

Why Hasnt Jimmy Kimmel Addressed His Own Blackface History Yet

Why Hasn't Jimmy Kimmel Addressed His Own Blackface History Yet?

Now let’s address the 800 lb gorilla in the room.In light of the events surrounding the death of George Floyd and the subsequent protests fronted by Black Lives Matter sparked all over the country and expanded across the globe, many across the entertainment industry made dramatic changes at a cultural level addressing systemic racism not[...]

Tom King and Trevor Von Eedens Unpublished Black Lives Matter Comic

Tom King and Trevor Von Eeden's Unpublished Black Lives Matter Comic

The intervention of Black Lightning in the increasingly stressed situation saves the man with the gun aimed at him, but dooms the superhero.[caption id="attachment_1222080" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Tom King and Trevor Von Eeden's Unpublished Black Lives Matter Comic[/caption] PANEL 3: Big panel Black lightning lying in the street He’s been shot three times in the chest and[...]

You People Keep Misunderstanding The Purge: Why Black Lives Matter

You People Keep Misunderstanding The Purge: Why Black Lives Matter

Here is a list of just some of them:Minnesota Freedom Fund George Floyd Memorial Fund I Run With Maud Black Visions Collective Reclaim the Block Campaign Zero Communities United Against Police Brutality Black Lives Matter NAACP Legal Defense Fund American Civil Liberties UnionOver at AfroTech, there is a great list of five apps that can[...]

Batwoman BTS Army NASCAR WWE Live PD &#038 More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Batwoman, BTS Army, NASCAR, WWE, Live PD & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome back to our second edition of BCTV Sunday Slices (yes, we do read your feedback every now and then), where I highlight some of our television coverage from the past week and offer my wise and incredibly witty three cents (so impressive are my thoughts that they earn an extra penny each). Then in […]

25 More Race-Related Graphic Novels That Should Top Amazon Chart

25 More Race-Related Graphic Novels That Should Top Amazon Chart

With its breathtaking art, this graphic novel adaptation of Showtime at the Apollo brings to life the theater’s legendary significance in music history, African American history, and to the culture of New York City.Six Days in Cincinnati: A Graphic Account of the Riots That Shook the Nation a Decade Before Black Lives Matter by Dan[...]

The Plague Nerdalogues: Kevin Smith Grant Gustin Raise Funds for BLM

The Plague Nerdalogues: Kevin Smith, Grant Gustin Raise Funds for BLM

Bernardin rounded up the troops with a new mission: to raise money for Black Lives Matter.[caption id="attachment_1220510" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Plague Nerdalogues: The Second Waves image is set to raise money for Black Lives Matter.[/caption]"It became clear to me, as both an African American and a human being, that if we could raise money for[...]

Tom Stiglich Cartoon Causes Newspaper Executive Resignation

Tom Stiglich Cartoon Causes Newspaper Executive Resignation

The editor and publisher of a Washington, Missouri newspaper The Missourian, William Miller Sr apologized and resigned last night after publishing an editorial cartoon criticized for being racially insensitive. The syndicated cartoon by Tom Stiglich shows a masked black man grabbing the handbag of a white woman who shouts for help, only for the robber […]

Wizards of the Coast Apologizes For Depictions Of Racism In Magic

Wizards of the Coast Apologizes For Depictions Of Racism In Magic

Here is a list of just some of them:Minnesota Freedom Fund George Floyd Memorial Fund I Run With Maud Black Visions Collective Reclaim the Block Campaign Zero Communities United Against Police Brutality Black Lives Matter NAACP Legal Defense Fund American Civil Liberties UnionOver at AfroTech, there is a great list of five apps that[...]

Riot Games Puts An Executive On Leave Over George Floyd Comment

Riot Games Puts An Executive On Leave Over George Floyd Comment

Riot Games has placed one of their staff on leave after coming under fire from a post they made online about George Floyd. The story originated from Vice who picked up a now-deleted Facebook post from Ron Johnson, who if you're not familiar with him, is the Global Head of Consumer Products at Riot Games. […]

A&#038E Cancels Live PD in Light of Ongoing Police Brutality Protests

A&E Cancels Live PD in Light of Ongoing Police Brutality Protests

The other police show dropped on Wednesday, with A&E announcing that it was canceling its highly-rated police reality series Live PD in light of the killing of George Floyd by four Minnesota police officers and the global protests against police brutality that resulted. The cable network and series producer Big Fish Entertainment made the decision, […]

NASCAR Bans Confederate Flags from All Events and Properties

NASCAR Bans Confederate Flags from All "Events and Properties"

On Sunday, Wallace wore an "I Can't Breathe - Black Lives Matter" T-shirt under his racing suit in solidarity with protesters during the national anthem ahead of the NASCAR Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Georgia During warm-up laps, the racers paused for a message from NASCAR President Steve Phelps: "Our[...]