Day: September 18, 2021

‘I Was in Disbelief’: Photojournalist Velvet McNeil Tells Story of 9/11 Experience in Photo Exhibits

Source: Velvet McNeil took a few days off from her job at The Detroit News in September 2001 to travel to her hometown of New York for her older sister’s wedding. After an extended weekend of celebrating with family and friends she prepared to return home on Tuesday, Sept. 11. That didn’t happen. She woke up …

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Filmmaker Spike Lee Reflects on 9/11 and Other Issues

Source: National Association of Black Journalists – nabjonline.org With the 20th anniversary of 9/11, the worst terrorist attack ever on American soil looming, a lot of folks are offering analysis and reflection. But no one is doing it quite like the visionary filmmaker Spike Lee. His new four-part, originally eight but now seven and a …

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