By Earth Watts-Hicks
What is BLACKISH? In my opinion it is an updated “spin” on the black experience, i.e. from an old school militant (Fishburne) to integration, assimilation, and white-washing of culture (small children) to breaking through the glass ceiling only to be token representive of our race as a brand (Anderson).
Check out the trailer from the new-ish series Black-ish produced by Laurence Fishburn, Traci Ross and Anthony Anderson. The show has been controversial since the first day of its release in it’s protrayol of an upward mobile black family in the suburbs. Continue Reading →