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40 Acres and a Mule

AJC Apologizes In Print

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 10.24.2013 | Media

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has issued another apology, in print this time, following the racist tweet sent on Wednesday. In case you missed it, ...

Rumors of Land

Max Ehrenfreund | Posted 04.30.2013 | Black Voices
Max Ehrenfreund

As winter turned into spring, a rumor that all freed slaves had been promised "40 acres and a mule" spread through the South. In the years to come, the phrase came to represent first a promise of a better society for blacks in the South and then a fading memory of what might have been.

WATCH: Spike's Most Memorable Joints

Posted 03.20.2012 | Black Voices

Throughout the years, Spike Lee and his production company, 40 Acres and a Mule, has managed to produce some of the most talked-about films in black c...

40 Acres And A Mule & A Whole Lot Of HATS! (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.07.2011 | Black Voices

Spike Lee is best known for his groundbreaking films Do The Right Thing and Malcolm X, but he's also quite the fashion plate. Whether screaming co...