We need to wake up from our coma!

Black Panther became the most successful film ever made with a mostly black cast, because it’s the most nonthreatening black film against white supremacy ever made. Not once in Black Panther did they address the issues that black people face, because white people have put different racist systems in place to exploit them. If I’m a white guy, I’m walking out that movie clapping, because Black Panther even provided a white hero to make me feel good. My white savior syndrome lives on!
Now, we can take a look at other films about the black struggle that directly addressed the white racist system, and you’ll notice they barely broke even at the box office. When a movie with an all-black cast and black director makes over 50 million dollars at the box office, we call it a success, because the restricted budget of less than 10 million dollars given to most black directors doesn’t give them the latitude to be great in their films and showcase their true talent like their white counterparts. Few white movies are made for less than 50 million dollars. The most garbage white movie you see at the theater commands a budget of at least 50 million dollars. As many movies that have been made about Mandela, Dr. King, Jackie Robinson and so on, none those movies have ever even cracked the 100 million dollar mark. I understand that Marvel Comics is also a brand that a lot of people are familiar with, but that’s not the reason Black Panther is so successful. Black Panther is successful because white people and all people around the world, have been curious about what a black superhero would do, if they had special powers. Most people are satisfied now with a black superhero, even black people, because the black superhero doesn’t pose a threat to the status quo. He’s not using his super powers to go after anybody who has wronged black people. As a matter of fact, he managed to find a nemesis within his own family, which continues the narrative and legacy of Black people being responsible for their own demise. They’ve already told us that Black people were selling their own children into slavery, so why not have them kill their own nephew, first cousin and what have you on the big screen.
The movie, Malcolm X, was an afterthought, not just to white people, but also to black people. Some people figured they already knew the story because the “Autobiography of Malcolm X” was written long ago, as if many of them had read The Black Panther comic series recently. Who knows what kind positive movies Spike Lee could’ve been writing and directing, had he had the kind of support of black people for his film that black people have shown to Black Panther, to earn even one tenth of what Black Panther earned at the box office? When white people review our work and they tell us it’s worth seeing, we go out in droves to support it. However, when white people tore into a great film like Malcolm X, and told the world it wasn’t worth watching, black people listened to their white daddies. I’m sure many of our people have seen Malcolm X more than once, but I’m almost 100% sure they didn’t pay to see it more than once at the theater. It earned 47 million dollars during its lifetime. I see people bragging about seeing Black Panther 7 times or more, and all the family members have made it a “must see” film, but none of the significant black films in our lifetime have ever grossed over 50 million dollars, excluding those slave narratives. Lest we forget, Spike Lee is solely responsible for most of the great actors that black people love in Hollywood. From Denzel Washington, to Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackon, Wesley Snipes and so many more, and John Singleton is responsible for the rest. Without Spike, there’s no Ryan Coogler, Ava Duvernay, Antoine Fuqua and many other black directors and filmmakers in Hollywood.
A campaign was created against “Birth of A Nation” before the movie was even released. While Trump is in the white house for having raped dozens of women, which is perfectly fine with white people, poor Nate Parker had to deal with his name being defamed by white people for something he was not found guilty for, years ago in a court of law. Black women jumped on the white bandwagon to destroy Nate’s credibility. We couldn’t go out and support a movie that would change black people’s mind about revolutions. Nat Turner is not to be recognized or acknowledge by us. Danny Glover has been fighting for the last 20 years to bring a true black hero to the big screen, but Hollywood will not allow him to make a movie about the Haitian Revolution. Disney can throw 200 million dollars at Black Panther, a fictitious character, but the Haitian Revolution movie will not be financed. Can you count how many movies you’ve seen about the Iraq invasion alone, which only took place about a decade ago? White people can be heroes whenever they want, but the Black heroes have to be determined by them. Can you count how many war movies that have been made since you were born? You know how many times white boys go into Vietnam, Korea, Somalia and other places and be depicted as saviors of the world in films? I can’t count either. I’m usually not interested in the heroics of white people, especially when they are under the false pretense of democracy for American occupation.
Sometimes I realize that Black people are in a serious coma, as it relates to the courage and vision needed to change their stance in society. We are so proud of Black Panther, we can’t stop talking about it. Collectively, the black cast, director and crew for Black Panther earned less than 50 million, while Robert Downey Jr. alone earned over 50 million dollars for Iron Man. I read somewhere he’s slated to earn 200 million dollars for the next one. Yeah, Black Panther made a billion dollars for the most racist film company in America, Disney. What are we celebrating? You see, black people are sold on the idea that when white people give them the green light for a project, it means there’s no prejudice and racism coming from the white company. That’s like closing our eyes to the fact that these racist bastards had black housekeepers, black cooks, black maids and black slaves, while still attending lynching of black people in public squares. They even raped many of their slaves and servants. No matter how hard you try, you’ll never understand the mental illness of white people. Only they can explain how they can hate a group of people, but want to forcibly and heinously have their dicks in black women at the same time. At the end of the day, white people will do anything to make themselves rich, even allowing Negroes to make a movie about a nonthreatening black hero. I don’t have a problem that Black Panther was made, but I just wish Killmonger and Black Panther would’ve finally found a way to unite, and use their superpowers and strength to finally fight white imperialism. The movie was written and directed by a black man, right? My bad, there were conditions to the movie being made.
A lot of black people like to conveniently refer to the movie as “simple entertainment,” whenever permissible in an argument, but they’re running around wishing Wakanda was a real country and rocking African garbs like they just received their DNA results back from Africanancestry.com. It’s almost the same as referring to black people as “murderers, thieves, drug dealers, pimps and prostitutes” as simple news, every time we turn on our television. We pay very little attention to our sub-conscience, and few of us are able to decipher the controlling methods that white people use to keep us in line, and in the dark. Yay! We made history….for Disney.

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