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40 Acres and a Mule

For Spike Lee, D.C. Protest Amounts to 'Do the Right Thing'

Dominic Carter | Posted 12.17.2014 | Black Voices
Dominic Carter

I have interviewed Spike many times over the years on TV, but on this day he was among the thousands of protesters in the nation's capital.

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...