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6 Must See LGBTQ Films On Netflix!

If you’re venturing into an exploration of LGBTQ Films, here are 6 on Netflix that will get you on your way! Enjoy! 1.”MOONLIGHT” 2016 – R – 1h 50m  In this acclaimed coming-of-age drama, a young man who grows up

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3 Black Docs/Series To Educate & Inspire on Netflix Right Now!

With all of the protests happening in the world right now, it’s so important to keep the conversation about race and equality going – now matter how upsetting it can get (*but, I do believe you need to go at

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Here’s Why We’re Excited For Hip Hop Evolution’s Season 4

Hip Hop Evolution is back for season 4 and we, along with the rest of the hip hop lovers out there, could not be more thrilled. If you haven’t been following this enlightening docu-series along for the past 3 seasons

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#FilmFridays: Netflix & Chill With The Obamas

The Obama’s are making a jump from politics to informational entertainment. Our favorite presidential couple has officially signed a development deal with Netflix where they will be producing films and TV shows for the streaming service. Rumors began to brew

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“Roxanne Roxanne” is now on Netflix

Roxanne Shanté was the first solo female rapper who solidified her place in music history by recording a response track to U.T.F.O’s “Roxanne, Roxanne” titled “Roxanne’s Revenge” at the age of 14; this single hit No. 22 on the Billboard

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Cinematic Saturday: What Happened Miss Simone?

  The Minnesota Officer who killed Philando Castile was acquitted. Philando Castile was murdered in a routine traffic stop in July of last year. Officer Jeronimo Yanez believed that Castile was reaching for a gun when he shot him. However his girlfriend,

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CINEMATIC SATURDAY: Girlhood, A Tale Of Inspirational Perseverance

Ever so often, there comes a film that tells the story of what it’s like to go through the struggles and strife of teenage life. Life can be crazy – from the hormones to the feelings to the in between

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Are You Here For Netflix’s Magic School Bus Reboot

Emmy award-winning SNL star Kate McKinnon is joining Netflix’s highly-anticipated reboot of the beloved animated children’s series The Magic School Bus.  She will be taking on the role of  beloved Miss Frizzle, the eccentric and wildly red-haired teacher whose unorthodox methods

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