Boots Riley

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ICYMI: Black Male Literary Stars Examine Creative Lineage, Responsibility

T: The New York Times Style Magazine featured 32 prominent Black men whose novels, plays and other written work speaks to the condition of Black America in its latest cover story.

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3 Questions With 'Sorry to Bother You' Director Boots Riley

Riley talked to Colorlines about bringing his revolutionary politics into his first film and the activism he hopes “Sorry to Bother You” inspires.

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WATCH: Telemarketing Dreams Turn Sinister in Trailer for 'Sorry to Bother You'

The film follows a Black telemarketer who enters a bizarre world of decadence after successfully employing his “White voice.”

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Oaklanders Fight Gentrification and Global Warming in 'The North Pole' Web Series

The creators took to Kickstarter to crowdfund the comedy, which features cameos from Ericka Huggins, W. Kamau Bell and Boots Riley.

This Is What Happens When Your 'Punk-Funk Communist Revolution Band' Goes to Cleveland

Boots Riley made a local FOX affiliate very angry.