Posts in: people of color

Two brilliant surrealist films get deep about race and class

October 2018

The films Get Out and Sorry to Bother You reflect a welcome shift in Hollywood films. They feature Black narratives and mostly Black actors that creatively use Afro-surrealism to blast racism and working-class abuse.

Dividing in hopes of conquering

October 2018

This analysis of a current lawsuit exposes a right-wing attempt to break up Asian American’s longtime support for affirmative action. It provides valuable history on the unfinished fight for equal access to jobs and education for all discriminated-against peoples in our society.

HUD refuses to desegregate housing

June 2018

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson calls rules against racist segregation a “failed socialist experiment.”

Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart

June 2018

A new documentary on Raisin in the Sun author Lorraine Hansberry, 1960s-era Black radical and artist.