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Spike Lee talks Obama

If Barack Obama becomes the next president of the United States, Spike Lee says he's got eight years of 'mess' to clean up. Still, Lee thinks the black community may be expecting too much from the potential president, and advises everyone to keep their expectations realistic. In this clip from the weekly Our World with Black Enterprise series, host Ed Gordon speaks politics with the forever forthright Lee.
September 26, 2008


If Barack Obama becomes the next president of the United States, Spike Lee says he’s got eight years of ‘mess’ to clean up. Still, Lee thinks the black community may be expecting too much from the potential president, and advises everyone to keep their expectations realistic. In this clip from the weekly Our World with Black Enterprise series, host Ed Gordon speaks politics with the forever forthright Lee.

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Justin Anderson joined Realscreen as senior staff writer in 2021, reporting and writing stories for the newsletter and magazine. During his 20-year career he’s filled a variety of roles as a writer and editor at a number of media organizations, covering news and current affairs as well as business, tech, the film and music industries and plenty in between. He’s also spent time behind the scenes in television production, having written everything from voiceover scripts for documentaries to marketing copy. He has a degree in Journalism from Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University).

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