SpikeLee

Encyclopedia of —isms

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Postracialism

“Anyone who thinks we move in a post-racial society is someone who’s been smoking crack” – Spike Lee, 2009

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Race-ism

Spike Lee: ‘Post-Racial America is Bullshit’

The only time it was really caught was Rodney King […] everybody is an investigative reporter now… with a phone.

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1001 streams of whiteness

Spike Lee on Gentrification of BedStuy

My father’s a great jazz musician. He bought a house in nineteen-motherfuckin’-sixty-eight, and the motherfuckin’ people moved in last year and called the cops on my father. He’s not — he doesn’t even play electric bass! It’s acoustic!
—Spike Lee

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