bell hooks on Spike Lee

violinphoenix: Bell Hooks on Spike Lee fantastic. ‘Waiting to Exhale… sold and marketed in ways to suggest that this is a black film… this is a film about black women, this is gonna be for black people. In fact, this was a typical hollywood shitty, uninteresting film, with a script written by white people, all…

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Dance Company, WHAT?!

Lemme just begin this post with a big FUCK YOU DANCE DIASPORA AND ALL THE BITCHES INVOLVED!!!!! whew…I wish I could do that in person or scream it outside without turning a bunch of heads, or even in my own apartment, but this will have to suffice. Those were agonizing months of dancing and drumming…

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Are Rappers Role Models?

Brings up some interesting conversation. I like what Bun B had to say. Lupe, started out with a good point, but then oversimplified the situation and deflected his own part too much at the end. It’s really easy to tell teachers to throw away all their books and teach something else, but in practice, it’s…

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