Democracy Now! looks at a film that tackles the issue of racism on campus through comedy and satire. "Dear White People" follows a group of black students at a fictional, predominantly white, Ivy League school. One of the main characters, Sam, hosts the campus radio show, "Dear White People," where she confronts the racist stereotypes and dilemmas faced by students of color. Watch the interview with actor Marque Richardson and award-winning, first-time director Justin Simien.
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Fans of Dear White People will recognize Tessa as the film’s activist with a heart of gold, Sam White. | Premiere: Watch The Cast Of "Dear White People" Reunite In The New Music Video From Caught A Ghost