Posted on Aug 13, 2018

MEMBERS ONLY: Why Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman Is A Modern Masterpiece

Posted in Culture, Members Only

Note: This review contains spoilers. When Spike Lee released Do the Right Thing nearly 30 years ago, he shook the white critical world to its core with his unsparing portrait of racism in a Brooklyn neighborhood. Before then, films about racial issues usually had a message of brotherhood attached to them. Lee pulled no such punches, refusing to indulge the lie of a “post-racial America.” He applied bold techniques to...