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The fourth and last season of the web series Black Folk Don’t is airing and can be seen on the National Black Programming Consortium’s official website BlackPublicMedia.org. The show created by Angela Tucker explores Black stereotypes and picks them apart for cultural accuracy. Season four has already questioned the notions of whether or not Black people vote Republican, listen to Classical music, buy homes or know their history. Watch the episode on Black people voting Republican below.
The Yaya DaCosta hosted seventh season of Afropop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange airs on Monday and this is the trailer. The episodes cover the lives and culture of African-Americans and Africans. From the history of A.I.D.S. to the work from New York City artists featured in The Triptych the series seeks to cover broad variety of issues in the lives of the subjects. Angela Tucker is producer of the series and Duana Butler is the director. You can go the American Public Television site to find the broadcast times in your area. Dacosta will also be seen tomorrow in Lifetime’s Angela Basset-directed Whitney playing the lead role of Whitney Houston.
Angela Tucker’s web series, “Black Folk Don’t,” about African-American stereotypes returns for season three based on the West Coast with new types to dismantle. In between anecdotal interviews with everyday people there are appearances from Fishbone founder and bass player Norwood Fisher and film maker Ava DuVernay as they discuss Black people and the NRA, plastic surgery, going green, horror films and feminism.