From Guggenheim and National Endowment for the Humanities fellow Wil Haygood comes a mesmerizing inquiry into the life of Eugene Allen, the butler who ignited a nation’s imagination and inspired a major motion picture: Lee Daniels’ The Butler, the highly anticipated film that stars six Oscar winners, including Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey (honorary and nominee), Jane Fonda, Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Redgrave, and Robin Williams; as well as Oscar nominee Terrence Howard, Mariah Carey, John Cusack, Lenny Kravitz, James Marsden, David Oyelowo, Alex Pettyfer, Alan Rickman, and Liev Schreiber. With a foreword by the Academy Award nominated director Lee Daniels, The Butler not only explores Allen’s life and service to eight American Presidents, from Truman to Reagan, but also includes an essay, in the vein of James Baldwin’s jewel The Devil Finds Work, that explores the history of black images on celluloid and in Hollywood, and fifty-seven pictures of Eugene Allen, his family, the presidents he served, and the remarkable cast of the movie.
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This is very sad who is watching the kids what is this WHY DO 45# HATE THEM SO MUCH. THESE KIDS NEED their family. How to say being treated right,if something happens it's going to be blood on their hands
Please stop separating families! I’m praying 🙏
It's all about money m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10208445068781264&id=1142880875 🤔Google it www.americanprogress.org/issues/immigration/reports/2015/12/18/127769/how-for-profit-companies-ar...
Thank you Mr. Holder,The struggle continues.
hey Eric, How about Brian Terry's kids or parents
What about fast and furious!
Pure evil ☠️
Anyone who go along with Trump administration crap will pay for this obvious racist agenda...
Agreed. Americans dont want this. Why can't we stop it
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