Monday, January 27, 2020

Tag: Chi-raq

Spike Lee, Chance the Rapper Keep Beef...

Chance the Rapper and director Spike Lee are still at odds over Lee's last film Chi-Raq, which the rapper claims represents Chicago in a...

In Speech at Northwestern, Spike Lee Defends...

Director Spike Lee's trip to Northwestern University Wednesday evening was highlighted by controversy surrounding his latest Chicago-based film Chi-Raq, which tackles gun violence with...

Rev. Jesse Jackson On Predominantly White Schools...

In an interview with Seattle radio station 88.5 and KUOW Public Radio, Jackson talks about the racial issues plaguing the country. The station is located...

Spike Lee Believes Sex Strikes are Woman’s...

The timing of Spike Lee’s new film, Chi-raq, out this Friday, seems more divine appointment than coincidental timing.  Chicago is under the white, hot...

Spike Lee Warns Hollywood ‘You Better Get...

 Spike Lee was awarded an honorary Oscar on Saturday night at the 7th Annual Academy Governor Awards.  Decked in a Chi-raq embedded hat, a...

Spike Lee Calls Out Chicago’s Mayor Rahm...

Spike Lee has always been one to fight for his vision. While Lee’s upcoming film, Chi-raq, has been cloaked in secrecy, it's also been...

Spike Lee Further Clarifies His Thoughts on...

  Throughout his 30 year career, Spike Lee has provoked and courted controversy, praise, criticism, anger and admiration with equal measure.  A constant contrarian and...

A Tale of Two Countries

By Anthony T. Browder This is a tale of two countries and their treatment of two African-American men named Michael Brown. This is also a...