- By Jim Hicks
(photo: Samuel Corum/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
If you’re reading this blog, one of two things can be assumed: either that you made a point of seeing the new Spike Lee film this past weekend, during the first anniversary of the march on Charlottesville, or that you’ve read at least a review or two, and so already suspect that we may be talking about a masterpiece here. We are. Let’s skip the plot summary, then, so we can move on to what matters more—to this country, and therefore the world, and, I suspect, even to Spike himself.
I don’t need to remind you all that the title of the filmmaker’s breakthrough movie was a call to action, written...