Actor/director Michael Rapaport and director/race-hustler Spike Lee have a bit of a feud going. It stems from Lee’s racist rant about the gentrification of his old Brooklyn, NY neighborhood. Gentrification is the redevelopment of a depressed area, but as Lee sees it, it is the “whitening” of a ghetto.
Earlier this year, in response to Lee’s “hate-whitey” gentrification claim, Rapaport said Lee had no business talking about Brooklyn since he lives on The Upper East Side. Read the rest of this entry »