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Journalism Professor. Writer. Activist.

Tribeca Film Festival 2017 N.O.W. Lineup

The N.O.W. Showcase is a curated selection of 10 independent online creators’ latest work representative of the industry’s freshest voices and most original forms of storytelling, all invited to showcase their latest work on TribecaFilm.com and at a screening as…

Spring Semester Begins

By Carlos Diaz, March 23, 2017 On a cold winter morning, January 30, 2017, the entrances of Hunter swelled with students entering the campus for the start of the spring semester. Several were interviewed about their first week of experiences…

THE DEVIL’S CANDY Film Review

Go See This Movie – Great Lines – Superb acting from top to bottom – Cinematography not to be missed – Right-on heavy metal music with a laconic, minimalistic but awesome non-melodic thump, thump, thump that exacerbates the dread and…

And the The Semester Began on a [Fill in the Blank] Note

By Matt Cavanagh, March 12, 2017 January 30th marked the first day of the spring, 2017 semester, and Vilma Espinoza, 23, a transfer student from the Borough of Manhattan Community College, expressed optimism. She was one of several students interviewed…

The President Tweets and the World Shudders: What Say Hunter Students?

BY ANDREW HENRY, March 12, 2017 The President of the United States is tweeting himself into the history books. News stories report the major concern about something no other President in history has done. Headlines have read: Trump’s Sweden tweets…

BURNING SANDS Movie Review

Directed by Gerard McMurray (known for his 2013 standout, FRUITVALE STATION) Written by Christine Berg & Gerard McMurray Starring: Trevor Jackson, Alfre Woodard, Trevante Rhodes, Steve Harris, Octavious J. Johnson, Nafessa Williams, DeRon Horton, Malik Bazille, Tosin Cole Runtime: 105…