#BlackLivesMatter

A list of "supportive" celebrities we're side-eyeing throughout this fight for justice.

Sherita Dixon Cole is still being held in Ellis County Jail after an officer kidnapped her and threatened “if you tell your fiancé what happened, he will be armed and his fire are will be visible when I shoot him.”

Everyone, meet Christian Dior Hickman-Jackson…   The young artist is reworking classic 90s and 2000s cartoons for a new audience. Ever wonder if Tommy from Rugrats got caught up with Pennywise from It? What about if Riley from The Boondocks and Penny from The Proud Family hooked up? Swipe through to check out Christian’s dope take on […]

Justin Bieber wants to let the world know he’s down for the cause when it comes to the #BlackLivesMatter movement. He expressed his support in a random Instagram post on Friday. “I am a white Canadian and I will never know what it feels like to be an african American,” he started. “But what I […]

Former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted of murder charges on Friday for the killing of Anthony Lamar Smith. His acquittal is expected to spark protest in the St. Louis area with this being another case of a police officer killing a Black person without consequence. Prosecutors charged Stockley with murder last year […]

John Legend seems to be very specific with his casting for an upcoming music video. According to TMZ, the singer is prepping for a very political video shoot on Friday and his representation of certain groups is sure to stir some conversation. The video listing states the production is looking for eight “preferably out of […]

In Phoenix, Arizona, a Grand Canyon University professor made an alarming statement last September and is now facing the consequences. When asked about the Black Lives Matter network, Dr. Toby Jennings said some of the members should be “hung.” Jennings claimed that there were some good aspects of the group, but added, “and you have […]

More Black people with super powers are headed to the big screen thanks to a recent adaptation of a comic book. Black tells the story of a nation where only Black folks have powers. The protagonist of the story is Kareem Jenkins, a guy who survives a police shooting in Brooklyn. Kareem discovers that he […]

Whoopi Goldberg had some tough words for activist DeRay Mckesson on The View. On today’s episode, Whoopi addressed DeRay’s beef with the upcoming War for the Planet of the Apes movie. In a poster for the flick, which comes out this Friday, a line of apes can be seen preparing for battle. If you look […]

High school senior Ziad Ahmed was completing an application for Stanford University when he was posed with this question: “What matters to you, and why?” His answer? #BlackLivesMatter written 100 times. Ahmed received an acceptance letter from the school on Friday. The next day, Ahmed tweeted this: “I was actually stunned when I opened the update […]

"Stranger Fruit's" director says this new footage proves that on the day that Brown died, he didn't try to rob a local convenience store.