The movie 'Fort Apache' is anti-Puerto Rican and anti-Black

United Bronx Parents, Inc. Records, 1966-1989

Flyer protesting the 1981 film Fort Apache, The Bronx, for its racist and classist portrayals of black and Puerto Rican people in the South Bronx, and for presenting harmful stereotypes that led to negative public perceptions of people of color in low-income neighborhoods, and prevents economic progress of neighborhoods deemed full of "savages."


Date
circa 1980, Date accepted
Creator
United Bronx Parents
Language
English
Document Type
Document: leaflets
Identifier
UBP_b_f_0001
Related Keywords
Activism, Films, Racism, Protests
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Committee Against Fort Apache
Related Places
South Bronx (depicts)
Citation
United Bronx Parents, Inc. Records, 1966-1989. The movie 'Fort Apache' is anti-Puerto Rican and anti-Black: UBP_b_f_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 11 Nov 2019.
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