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Gabrielle Union Talks Liberating Herself From The White Gaze: 'I Wasn't Free'

Gabrielle Union is a lot of things: an actress, a mom, an advocate for trans folks and a Black woman. She's also free AF. The Being Mary Jane star and You Got Anything Stronger author spoke with 21Ninety last week when she reflected on her journey toward liberation, something she said included freeing herself from the confines of the white gaze. "I'm working on...

Nicki Minaj Just Disrespected An Elder

Update (Sept. 14, 2021): The blowback around Nicki Minaj's decision not to get vaccinated — which she publicized in the wake of the Met Gala's vaccination requirement — is getting ugly. In a Monday tweet, the 38-year-old rapper revealed she's opting out of getting the vaccine until she has more information on it. They want you to get vaccinated for...

Michael K. Williams' Death Ruled An Accidental Overdose

Update (Sept. 24, 2021): The New York Office of Chief Medical Examiner has confirmed that beloved actor Michael K. Williams died from an accidental overdose of fluorofentanyl, heroin and cocaine. According to Deadline, medical examiners described the cause of death as “acute intoxication by the combined effects of fentanyl, p-fluorofentanyl, heroin and cocaine.”The Wire...