Michael Fassbender and Alfre Woodard Tied to Steve McQueen’s Adaption of ’12 Years a Slave’

Michael Fassbender and Steve McQueen make quite the couple. Fassbender, the German-Irish actor last teamed up with McQueen, the British director when … [Read more...]

“Strong Women Are Attractive,” Says Michael Fassbender

It's easy to get on a roll and then find that you have gone too far in the wrong direction. It's even possible to go too far in the right direction. … [Read more...]

Ann Coulter: White Men Who Date Black Women Are “Freedom Riders”

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Frequent Fox News contributor and far right political pundit Ann Coulter is promoting a new book, thus we can all expect to get served double doses of … [Read more...]

Attention: I Am Not A Slave And Neither Are You….

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First and foremost, please spare me the conspiracy theories, the abstract philosophies, or anything that tries to put shackles around my arms and legs … [Read more...]

Will You Be in New York to See the Work of Njideka Akunyili?

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Behold, the artwork of Njideka Akunyili: The Rest of Her Remains (2010) Re-branding My Love (2011) Her Widening Gyre (2011) Njideka … [Read more...]

Naomie Harris KILLS It in New ‘Skyfall’ Movie Trailer

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Your appetite for the next James Bond film was probably whet when Daniel Craig, as Bond, escorted the Queen of England to the 2012 Olympic Opening … [Read more...]

“Closing the Food Gap: Resetting the Table in the Land of Plenty,” a Book Review

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America is getting bigger. While population is growing so is the average size of the waistbands on Americans' jeans. The expansion in the number of … [Read more...]

A Short Talk About the “Black” Experience (Hint: There Isn’t Just One)

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Here at Beyond Black and White we (meaning, pretty much everyone who comments here) agrees with the general statement that "black women should look … [Read more...]

Blue Cheese, Hazelnuts and Honey Polenta–Recipe

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Hellooooo BB&W!! I know its been a minute since I last wrote but in my defense I have been working ten hour days, building my own empire on a … [Read more...]

Black Women, White Women, and Intersectionality: Part One of A Response Post

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This is more or less a response post to the article about the complex relationships between white women and black women. I saw that a lot of people … [Read more...]

So Much for Multiculturalism, Canadians Say ‘No’ to An “Asian-looking” Woman Appearing On Their Currency

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After consulting with focus groups, The Bank of Canada removed the image of a woman who was deemed to be too "Asian-looking" from the back of its new … [Read more...]