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Video: Spike Lee releases ‘Throw Like a Girl’ documentary in honor of Mo’ne Davis

By BYP @blackyouthproj 11:13 am October 22, 2014 Earlier we reported that director Spike Lee was working on a documentary about Little League World Series breakout star Mo’ne Davis. The short documentary, Throw Like a Girl, chronicles how Mo’ne was discovered and became involved in baseball. The documentary also shows Mo’ne playing basketball, her favorite sport.

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Spike Lee to make documentary on Mo’ne Davis and her Little League team

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:06 am October 10, 2014 Filmmaker Spike Lee is hoping to make a documentary about Little League World Series star Mo’ne Davis and her team. Along with Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West team, Davis captured the hearts of watchers of the Little League World Series.

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Spike Lee erects memorial in memory of Eric Garner

By BYP @blackyouthproj 11:02 am August 6, 2014 Film director Spike Lee has erected a memorial outside his Fort Greene studio for Eric Garner, the 43-year-old father of six who died while being arrested by police in Staten Island. Garner died on July 18 after police placed him in a chokehold, an illegal move, for […]

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Family sues Spike Lee for tweeting wrong address for George Zimmerman

The family residing at the address Spike Lee tweeted shortly after the George Zimmerman verdict is suing the famous director.David and Elaine McClain claim that Lee was so filled with hate that he put the wrong address on social media, placing the elderly couple in harm’s way.

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Spike Lee Has a Script for a ‘School Daze” Sequel

By BYP @blackyouthproj 2:02 pm July 30, 2013 According to Shadow and Act, Spike Lee has a script for the sequel to his classic 2nd full length film “School Daze.” The film would be set 25 years later. I had the script for [the sequel] to School Daze… a contemporary version, same school… 25 years […]

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Raising $80,000 for the Negro In History | CALL TO ACTION

By RASHAD SMITH @RadicalENT 6:10 am May 13, 2013 Eunique Jones has created a photographic sensation with her ”Because of Them, We Can-Black History and Beyond” campaign and has taken the movement to KICKSTARTER. The plan is to raise $80,000 by June 19th, to produce a high quality book contained with all 365 images of kids turned icons. The KICKSTARTER project will […]

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Dick Gregory Calls Spike Lee A Thug and a Punk For Criticizing Django Unchained

Legendary comedian Dick Gregory went off on Spike Lee over his widely-publicized criticism of the film Django Unchained, calling him a thug and a punk. Do you agree with Dick Gregory? Was Spike Lee’s critique of the film out of line?

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A Memorial of Polyamory (Taming of ‘the Few’)

By Keantre Malone 11:59 am December 1, 2011 After 2 years of staying single—going on “dates” with various womyn, initiating quasi relationships—I’m back into an exclusive relationship. What I’ve learned over these consistently dynamic months (everyday was not easy), is that you can love multiple womyn—truly be crazy about the personalities of different people at […]

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