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The Sundance Award Winning Film: Dear White People

The Sundance Award Winning Film: Dear White People

  Archive    The Sundance Award Winning Film: DEAR WHITE PEOPLE      `spotted (https://www.deviantart.com/spotted) spotted (https://www.deviantart.com/spotted)      :iconnikkolas-smith: Nikkolas-Smith (https://www.deviantart.com/nikkolas-smith)      Finding Ferguson by Nikkolas Smith Twitter Facebook Google+ Dear White People, the minimum requirement of black friends needed to not be racist has just been raised to 2. Sorry, but your weed man, Tyrone, does not count.” — Sam White, Dear White People     The Sundance award–winning film “Dear White People” Marking the debut of director Justin Simien, examines the question of race and racism in post–Obama America through a satirical lens. The goal of the f
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Grizzly-Bear-Joe101Hobbyist General Artist
Happy birthday.
DjakeHobbyist General Artist

Hey there Nikkolas,

I just dropped in to say: welcome to :iconblackartsociety: ! You have a wonderfully diverse array of styles in your gallery - all wonderfully executed.  We're looking forward to seeing more of you.

Karu12Hobbyist General Artist
Happy birthday x3

Though you are entitled to create any art you wish, I disagree with the picture you created of Dr. Martin Luther King wearing a hoodie.

Dr. Martin Luther King is a respectable and influential figure in this society and by his past actions it is hard to believe he would wear or do something such as that.

In this subject it is apparent you have offended his family and possibly encourage others to create offending pictures such as that.

Though you have every right to disregard this message you should know many people view what you have created as disrespectful and disgusting.

For future knowledge please be respectful of influential figures.

news.yahoo.com/mlk-s-niece-on-...

Nikkolas-SmithProfessional Digital Artist
For  anyone who missed the artistic intent or may be misinformed.. i spoke with Dr. Alveda King on HLN live yesterday.. check it out! *MLK Hoodie interview (video)* 

KeliLindseyHobbyist General Artist
I think it's disrespectful as well. This case wasn't about race. It was a misunderstanding between both parties. MLK was not a race-baiter, and would, therefore, not buy into the hoodie symbolization.