The first trailer for All Eyez on Me features fairly unknown Demetrius Shipp Jr. as a practical carbon copy of the late West Coast rapper.
"What makes us nervous is that one of his supporters is going to do something crazy or extreme just to show their support for him."
The reboot of the seminal TV classic doesn't break new ground the way its predecessor did, but that doesn't mean it's not worthwhile.
Both candidates want voters to think America is teetering on the brink of the apocalypse. And it sure feels like we are.
In the 80s, Jim Mckay, Tom Gilroy, and Michael Stipe produced a series of powerful PSAs that turned the often stale, conservative-leaning genre of ads on its head.
The remarkable new film stars 11-year-old dancer Royalty Hightower while tackling issues of race, class, and gender.
The classic documentary shows the Greatest at his most revolutionary during his run-up to fight George Foreman in Zaire in 1974.
The new issue of Aperture highlights the joys, struggles, and beautiful complexities of life as a black person in America.
Attica Scott beat out old-school, conservative Democrat Tom Riner in Kentucky's primary, making her the first black woman to serve in the state's legislature in 20 years.
At a gravedigging competition in Debrecen, Hungary, the fastest two-man team dug one in an impressive 34 minutes.
VICE sits down with Mario Van Peebles, Mandela Van Peebles, and Mark Wolper to talk about their new four-part miniseries that retells the classic story of Kunta Kinte.
We touched on the recent removal of the police chief, racist text messages, and Donald Trump.
Supporters of new pro-cop laws say police are an "oppressed minority," but critics fear the already toxic relationship between law enforcement and people of color will just get worse.
We asked an expert what the black icon might have thought of Trump's plan to build a wall, ban Muslim immigration, and make America great again.
Trump knew the idea was "fairly controversial."
It's been 16 years since this play was first staged, and it remains a crucial and urgent a depiction of race, mental health, ethnocentricity, and power.
While America watched as riots tore Los Angeles apart, a nine-year-old Nathan Silver inadvertently reinterpreted the country's turmoil into his first film during his birthday party.
Zimmerman's attempt to commodify and capitalize on the death of Trayvon Martin is a phenomenon that has been happening in American since well before the founding of this country.
The criminal charges lean heavily on social media activity by young men of color.
We talked to people about battling light-skinned and dark-skinned stereotypes.
Does this make me a bad person, a secret racist, or something even worse?
America is about to find out what happens when you mix big data with so-called risk factors like race.
"Implicit bias" may not affect only judges, cops, and prosecutors, but also the lawyers defending America's poor.
What we witnessed Saturday night were two black men who did not care that white people were present.