Culture commentator Robert Monroe Jr. joins me to discuss the film, its historical and political content and context, the campaign against the film, and the controversy about its writer, director, and star Nate Parker.
The Birth of a Nation – HD Trailer
The Birth Of A Nation Cast Discuss The Film | BUILD Series
Gabrielle Union & Birth Cast Defend Nate Parker's Powerful Film
Gabrielle Union Turns Her Back On The Birth Of A Nation Film & Nate Parker
Anderson Cooper vs Nate Parker
Nate Parker’s Alleged Sins Won’t Keep Me from Seeing ‘The Birth of a Nation’
For decades, black people have been fed a Disney-fication of our struggle. So, even as a sexual-assault survivor, I am going to see Parker’s film.
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