Black is the New Black

BBC’s Black is the New Black TV Series

Exceptional figures from politics, business, sport, science and more share their insights into being black and British today, how they got where they are, and thoughts on what the future holds. The first episode is about arriving and growing up in Britain. A cast of distinguished black Britons including Naomi Campbell, Sir Trevor McDonald, Thandie …

Gina Yashere wants to make you laugh

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=87iIrLFmxBs[/youtube] Gina Yashere is a comedian of Nigerian descent living in the United Kingdom. She was born in Finsbury Park, London, England. Yashere was a finalist in the prestigious Hackney Empire New Act of the Year competition in 1996. She continues to actively perform live stand-up comedy to the present, appearing on such shows as …