SLAVERY IN AMERICA IS NOT OVER YET

That’s what I think.   True, the industrial-prison complex and the “justice” system doesn’t own a league of mostly black slaves per se, but America got its economic headstart jump on the shoulders and hips of slaves, and the system has not given up on all of that profit potential just yet.     I never …

Double Bill: MAX and THE RAVEN, or “Pseudo-biopics”

MAX is about Adolf Hitler (widely considered to be one the world’s greatest evil world-dominating dictators) while THE RAVEN is about Edgar Allen Poe (widely considered to be a deeply influential genius of dark literature). Not content to settle for boring, real-life stories about these compelling, dark, passionate, intriguing personalities, the filmmakers in both cases …