Bringing My Family's History Into Focus Through The Lens Of Quentin Tarantino's 'Django Unchained'

From Shadow and Act Fri Dec 28 2012, 13:49:55

I was initially hesitant to post this, because we've beaten this Django Unchained thing to death already! We've stripped it, dissected it, criticized it, shamed it, praised and even exalted it! We've done it all (almost) at this point. And as Reginald Hudlin (one of the film's producers) noted in response to an item I posted on Facebook last night, the film hasn't even been out for a full week yet! But we've been on it since it was announced last year, so, I suppose, from my POV, we've definitely milked it dry, from almost every possible position. One thing I will say is that, in case you didn't already know, black people aren't...

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