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  • Celebrate Black History Month with Extraordinary Talent on ‘The BET Honors’ Monday Feb. 23 9PM

    Feb 20, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *New York  – Continuing the Black History Month celebration, BET Networks returns with the eighth annual “The BET HONORS”to pay tribute to the contributions of legendary African Americans in the areas of education, theater, business and technology, music and innovation. Comedian Wayne Brady hosts the show for the second year, honoring Tony Award-winning actress Phylicia […]

  • OWN to Air World Premiere of ‘Light Girls’ Monday

    Jan 18, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ 3 Comments


    *Los Angeles – OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network will air the world premiere of “Light Girls” on Monday, January 19 at 9 p.m.– 11 p.m. ET/PT. The critically acclaimed documentary “Dark Girls” aired on the network last year, and award-winning filmmaker Bill Duke continues the conversation on colorism with “Light Girls,” sharing an in-depth study of […]

  • Light-Skinned Women Open Up About How Colorism Impacted Them (Watch)

    Jan 17, 15 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments


    *The black community addressed colorism and its impact on darker-skinned black women. But light-skinned women are also impacted by issues surrounding their color and have been since childhood, according to The Huffington Post. Bill Duke explores the pain, privilege and prejudice of light-skinned women in his new documentary, “Light Girls,” which is a spin-off of “Dark […]

  • Bill Duke Follows up ‘Dark Girls’ Documentary with ‘Light Girls’ (Watch)

    Dec 30, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Do light-skinned black women have it easier than their dark-skinned counterparts? That’s the topic of discussion in “Light Girls,” the sequel to Bill Duke’s critically acclaimed documentary, “Dark Girls.” Featuring various women in addition to celebrities like Diahann Carroll, Kym Whitley, Michaela Angela Davis, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Soledad O’Brien and Essence Atkins, “Light Girls” explores colorism […]

  • THE (07-17-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Jul 17, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “The past is a ghost, the future a […]

  • Denzel Washington Admits Having Doubts About Performing in ‘Raisin In The Sun’ Revival

    Apr 9, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *As great an actor Denzel Washington is, even he can suffer from a case of hesitancy. Such was the case when Diahann Carroll pulled out of playing the family matriarch in the Broadway revival of “A Raisin in the Sun.” In Washington’s eyes, the production itself would’ve been a challenge for anyone to pull off, […]