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Kingsley Ben-Adir discusses success post One Night in Miami, and how unpreparedness helped him to embody Malcolm X
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Kingsley Ben-Adir discusses success post One Night in Miami, and how unpreparedness helped him to embody Malcolm X

"There’s something about not knowing and feeling unsure that’s very useful to being vulnerable in the moment," Kingsley Ben-Adir describes how he mined the human side of an icon in One Night In Miami.

Regina King on how One Night in Miami screenplay is a 'love letter to the Black man’s experience'
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Regina King on how One Night in Miami screenplay is a 'love letter to the Black man’s experience'

Actor-turned-director Regina King hopes that the biggest takeaway from One Night in Miami is that 'you can debate with love and respect.'

One Night in Miami is more of an intellectual thriller than a group biopic or readymade costume drama
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One Night in Miami is more of an intellectual thriller than a group biopic or readymade costume drama

Among the pleasures of One Night in Miami is how it allows us to imagine we’re glimpsing the private selves of highly public figures

One Night in Miami review round-up: Regina King's directorial debut is a vibrant historical tale tackling issues that are still relevant
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One Night in Miami review round-up: Regina King's directorial debut is a vibrant historical tale tackling issues that are still relevant

One Night in Miami is a take on Kemp Powers' debut play, which finds young boxer Cassius Clay, activist Malcolm X, singer Sam Cooke and football star Jim Brown hanging out together at a Miami motel

Roseanne Barr on her racist tweet about Obama adviser: Took time to gain insight, been misunderstood
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Roseanne Barr on her racist tweet about Obama adviser: Took time to gain insight, been misunderstood

In May, ABC canceled her show after Roseanne Barr compared Jarrett to an ape in a now-deleted tweet.

For many Africans, Cuban leader Fidel Castro was a hero who battled white supremacy
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For many Africans, Cuban leader Fidel Castro was a hero who battled white supremacy

Africa knows it is still a white man’s world. Hence it remembers Fidel Castro’s role in Africa. So should we.

Muhammad Ali’s fight beyond the boxing ring: The battle for civil rights
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Muhammad Ali’s fight beyond the boxing ring: The battle for civil rights

Muhammad Ali was also a major figure in the US civil rights movement who dazzled the world with his fierce words.

Poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou passes away at 86
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Poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou passes away at 86

Her death was confirmed in a statement issued by Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, where she had served as a professor of American Studies since 1982.