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GLBT characters of color on the big and small screens

GLBT characters of color on the big and small screens

Aug. 29 |   It’s hard enough finding straight people of color — including Black folk — on TV and film, never mind non-hetero depictions. Here’s a thumbnail sketch roundup of positive portrayals. In the interest of being thankful for small favors,...

Recognition of Black women in American film industry still the exception, not the rule

Recognition of Black women in American film industry still the exception, not the rule

Mar. 14 |     Movies, Media & More Dwight Hobbes You really have to wonder whether Black women are ever going to get from the American film industry the break they have long since earned, which is to say it’s gravely doubtful. White men who...

Movies, Media & More – The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency DVD box set makes an excellent gift

Movies, Media & More – The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency DVD box set makes an excellent gift

Nov. 30 |   The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency DVD box set makes an excellent gift By Dwight Hobbes   The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency (HBO) is exactly why DVD is a great invention. You can plant yourself in front of the television,...