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The official poster for Da 5 Bloods directed by Spike Lee.

Spike Lee’s “Da 5 Bloods” couldn’t have come at a better time

Lajiere Blake June 29, 2020
Black fatherhood, mental health, racism and familial trauma are just a few of the topics discussed in the film. There is no one size fits all mold for the Black experience, but “Da 5 Bloods” is able to speak to the universal fight for freedom. 
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Chadwick Boseman speaks at the Black Panther panel at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con International. GAGE SKIDMORE/FLICKR VIA CC BY-SA 2.0

Stony Brook students reflect on the inspiration of “Black Panther” during Black History Month

Adubi Oluwabukunmi February 26, 2018
The latter discussion brought the new Marvel movie “Black Panther” to the front of everyone’s mind as an inspiring depiction of black culture and heritage.
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Some strong casting helps make “42” a knockout

Brandon Benarba April 21, 2013
Jackie Robinson’s impact is one we still experience today, whether from the questions about race and action his work raised; the eternal retirement of his number 42, or The Jackie Robinson Foundation and scholarship, which one Stony Brook student, senior Linnetta De La Cruz, receives.
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