(Photos) Director of Selma, Ava DuVernay Gets Her Own Barbie

Finally, Barbie is not just a women we want to look like; she’s now a woman we want to BE like. Mattel has created the “Shero” (as in she-hero) and the director of Selma, Ava DuVernay was at the top of their list to get her very own Barbie doll!


(Video) Selma DVDs Will Be Given To Every High School In America

The Martin Luther King inspired “Selma” film has become a movement of its own. It has sparked protests and much controversy but most importantly it has helped project the voice of many African Americans today, in light of the nations recent events. Film director Ava DuVernay has a special vision for the film and the role it can play in students’ lives.


Common Pulled From Commencement Speech Over Song He Made Over 15 Years Ago

Do to Police Complaints , Common was pulled from a commencement speech. Though these complaints are not from any recent trouble Common has had with the law , its because of a song he made over 15 year ago ! Hop into the post for the details ! #IFWT


(Video) Original Selma Protester Refuses To March With George Bush At 50 Year Anniversary

Original Selma Protester Refuses To March With George Bush At 50 Year Anniversary In an exclusive interview a Original Selma Protester explains why she Refuses To March With George Bush At 50 Year Anniversary. Hop into the post for the video , pictures and details !!! #IFWT


(Video) Barack Obama Honors The 50th Anniversary Of Bloody Sunday In Selma

Barack Obama Honors The 50th Anniversary Of Bloody Sunday In Selma At The 50th Anniversary commemoration of Bloody Sunday , president Obama marched across the Legendary bridge in Selma where Martin Luther King Jr. marched over 50 years ago ! Hop into the post for all the pics and Details !!! #IFWT


(Video) Common and John Legend Win Oscar and Drop Facts in Acceptance Speech

The cipher is officially complete! Common and John Legend Win Oscar and Drop Facts in Acceptance Speech for the Selma film’s well backed song “Glory.” The two music legends and G.O.O.D. Music natives took the stage immediately following their live performance of the song, wasting no time to bravely interrupt care-free attitudes and remind why “the struggle is now.”


Will Beyoncé Be Doing A Selma Tribute At The Grammys?

If word around town is correct, we may be watching Beyoncé grace the stage at this year’s Grammy Awards in a tribute to the film Selma, according to a release from Billboard. “Billboard is hearing that Beyonce will perform as part of a tribute to Selma during the telecast,” Billboard reported, noting that reps for the Recording Academy and Bey did not return requests for confirmation. “Common and John Legend — who are behind the Oscar-nominated Selma song “Glory” — are already announced as performers” This would be amazing if so! Guess we’ll have to tune in on Sunday to find out!


Spike Lee Blasts The Oscars For Overlooking ‘Selma’

Spike Lee Blasts The Oscars For Overlooking ‘Selma’ 25 years ago, Kim Basinger nervously went off script and SHAMED ! Oscar voters for not including Spike Lee’s Film “Do the Right Thing” in more than two categories (it was nominated for Best Original Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor). On Thursday, after Selma only secured two Oscar nominations (for Best Picture and Best Original Song), Lee had some advice for the especially-slighted director Ava DuVernay: “F**k ’em.” CLICK READ MORE TO SEE HOW Spike Lee Blasts The Oscars For Overlooking ‘Selma’ !


Oprah Winfrey & ‘Selma’ Filmmakers Will March In Alabama To Honor Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday!

Oprah Winfrey & ‘Selma’ filmmakers will march in Alabama to honor Martin Luther King Jr. holiday! Read more on the story below!


(Video) Do We Really Care? #OscarsSoWhite Hashtag Goes Viral

Uproar over “Hollywood White Wash” is upon us but Do We Really Care? #OscarsSoWhite Hashtag Goes Viral due to the apparent lack of diversity in this year’s Oscar nominations. Despite what you might think it’s not people of color doing all the ‘hating’ either…but is this change or just misplaced anger? At this point, do we really care what the Oscar’s thinks?


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