The movie "Hidden Figures," which opens nationwide this Friday, celebrates the African-American women who worked as NASA's "human computers." Learn more about these unsung heroes who made it possible to send Americans into space.
Singing and dancing may not by synonymous with Ryan Gosling, but his A-list power gave 'La La Land' a dreamy lift. Here's a list of other huge actors who've tinkered with their musical side — for better or worse.
For Valentine's Day and Black History Month, we'd like to honor the simple but monumental love story of Richard and Mildred Loving, whose landmark Supreme Court case wiped away the last segregation laws in America.
The murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till in 1955 horrified the world and galvanized the Civil Rights Movement. Now, six decades later, the woman who accused him of flirting with her, which led to his murder, admitted she was lying.
Raoul Peck’s Oscar-nominated documentary about African-American author and playwright James Baldwin is replete with images of racial strife, and Baldwin’s commentary of it, and celebrates his subject’s timeless prose which is inextricably linked to a nation’s violent legacy.