Tag Archives: Octavia Spencer

The Holy Wood Crucifixion

The inertia behind the story of “The Help” is not new, as early as 1839, a sentiment was brewing for slave abolition because the Amistad case was at the fore, and an English actress named Fanny Kemble felt akin to … Continue reading

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The Help

If I were an educated white person who knew my history I wonder if I would be inclined to entertain a movie that depicted me as a nomadic, savage like, barbarian heathen possibly crawling on all fours like an animal, … Continue reading

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