Home » Posts tagged with "Spike Lee"

Posts tagged with "Spike Lee"

Mike Tyson calls Mpls ‘the center of the boxing universe’

Mike Tyson calls Mpls ‘the center of the boxing universe’

Jan. 8 | But only for one night     By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Once known as “The Baddest Man on the Planet,” former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson was in town last week. The 5’-10” Brooklyn-born Tyson turned pro at age 18 in 1984,...

An interview with Mike Tyson — Undisputed champ’s undisputed truth

An interview with Mike Tyson — Undisputed champ’s undisputed truth

May. 8 |     By Kam Williams Contributing Writer     Born in Brooklyn on June 30, 1966, Michael Gerard Tyson is an all-time boxing great who, in his prime, struck fear in the heart of any opponent he squared off against. He compiled an...

The N-word unchained: Film controversy calls for some education

The N-word unchained: Film controversy calls for some education

Jan. 23 |   By Charles W. Davidson Guest Commentator   By now, movie-goers across the country are embroiled in heavy social media discussions or water-cooler arguments about Quentin Tarantino’s use and Spike Lee’s criticism of said use of the...

Unchained to portray Black slavery? Was there a politically correct way for Django Unchained to portray Black slavery?

Unchained to portray Black slavery? Was there a politically correct way for Django Unchained to portray Black slavery?

Jan. 16 |   The start of 2013 is making it difficult to avoid one of America’s greatest sins — slavery. We’ve just marked the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, and a plethora of films, documentaries and TV specials are scheduled...
Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin