Tag: Chiraq

An Open Letter to Spike Lee

An Open Letter to Spike Lee
By Sylvia D. Snowden Dear Spike, You released your movie “Chiraq” recently and unsurprisingly, not much has changed.  Young kids are still carrying guns and killing each other in Chicago’s streets.  But you had to know your life wasn’t really going to help anything around here, right? Ok, so, no, the movie was not an... Read more »

Spike Lee’s Response to ChiRaq Critics is Almost Perfect

Spike Lee’s Response to ChiRaq Critics is Almost Perfect
by Zondra Hughes Spike Lee knows that some Chicagoans are up in arms about the rumored title of his rumored next film, ChiRaq. Lee headlined An Evening of Film, Wine & Music with Spike Lee that took place at Chicago’s City Winery on Saturday night. The visionary director says that the criticism about his films... Read more »

Chicagoland -- Watch Tonight and Understand Why The Second City is First in My Heart

Chicagoland -- Watch Tonight and Understand Why The Second City is First in My Heart
by Gina B. Most of you know Six Brown Chicks because of our blogs and appearance on Iyanla Fix My Life on the OWN Network, but the interesting part of each of us is that we’re multi-faceted and have projects that we individually manage outside of our collective endeavor.  In my case, among other things, I’ve... Read more »
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