Detroit: A film by white people for white people. On the 50th anniversary of the 1967 rebellion, Kathryn Bigelow's Detroit fails to tell the full story.
Detroit makes for a disturbing and unnerving portrayal of real historical events, but has less success as a work of sociopolitical commentary. Following an early morning police raid on an unlicensed weekend drinking club located on 12th Street in Detroit, Michigan, on July 23rd, 1967, the public disorder in response to the raid gives rise to violent and destructive riots over the five days.
Hayward had 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead No. 23 Butler past Detroit 63-58 on Thursday night for its 11th straight win. Matt Howard finished with 11 points and Ronald Nored scored nine for the Bulldogs (19-4, 12-0 Horizon League), whose last loss came to UAB on Dec. 22. Butler's winning streak matches the fourth longest in program history.
In the summer of 1967, rioting and civil unrest starts to tear apart the city of Detroit. Two days later, a report of gunshots prompts the Detroit Police Department, the Michigan State Police and.
What We Still Get Wrong About What Happened in Detroit in 1967 Two police officers in full riot gear arrest a man during a breakout of rioting and looting on the West side of Detroit on July 23.
Told by the activists and leaders who live and breathe this movement for justice, Whose Streets? is an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising. When unarmed teenager Michael Brown is killed by.
A week after Detroit’s national expansion to 3,000 theaters, the street-level documentary Whose Streets?, directed by filmmaker and activist Sabaah Folayan, debuted at a much smaller scale.
The Handmaid's Tale Summary. When the book begins, the narrator—whose real name we never learn—is being held with other women in an old school gym. We later find out this is called the Women's Center. When we see her again, she's been working for five weeks as a Handmaid.