We need to talk about Anthony Mackie; Tarik and LeMar do just that. They discuss Mackie’s problematic respectability politics as well as Hollywood’s overall inability to confront discrimination in the industry. They also discuss James Bond III’s Def By Temptation, a perfectly flawed gem of a black horror film.
Anthony Mackie on Selma’s Oscar snub: ‘People are just tired of being bombarded with race right now’ – Chris Witherspoon for The Grio
NBCBLK Editor Defends New Black Site: ‘It Was Destined to Be Controversial’ – Alicia Banks for The Wrap (via Yahoo TV)