Remember When... Black Milwaukee was strongly moved by pioneering “race movies”

May 26, 2014   // 0 Comments

By Richard G. Carter “Down south they used to say, ‘If you white, you alright. If you brown, you can hang around. If you black, stand back…’” Louis de Rochemont’s “Lost Boundaries” (1949) There was time when powerful, mature movie dramas of Black-White racial conflict caused a stir in Milwaukee and throughout America. I’m not talking about the 1960s, when the modern Civil Rights Movement flo...

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