Posted by | Cyrena Rose
Fruitvale Station‘s leading actors Octavia Spencer and Michael B. Jordan cover JET!
Jordan, disclosed his impression of the media’s criminalization of Oscar Grant:
The way media spins Black men… Once this happened, Oscar is all of a sudden a criminal, a degenerate
On the contrast between the media’s treatment of Adam Lanza, Octavia noted:
When Adam Lanza went into Sandy Hook Elementary School and killed those children, news outlets painted him with empathy… They don’t do that when dealing with a young man of color— even if they are killed for no reason.
Fruitvale Station has been receiving Oscar-buzz and support from A-list actor Jamie Foxx. Recently Foxx tweeted:
Fruitvale Station is in theatres now, check it out!
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