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Producer J.J. Abrams Would Pick Ava DuVernay to Direct a “Star Wars Film

Don’t tell the Star Wars fans that think black people are ruining their science fiction BUT, if J.J. Abrams had his way, a female would be directing a future Star Wars installation. And it would be an African American female! The producer of “The Force Awakens” was interviewed by Nerdist’s Dan Casey, and when asked who he would like to see direct a future episode, Abrams had this to say: “The knee-jerk reaction, if I had to, is Ava DuVernay, who I think would just kill it. She is as much a fan of genre movies, and hearing her talk
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Sandra Bland Dashcam Video Arrest Appears To Be Edited -Ava DuVernay Agrees

Video footage of the arrest of Sandra Bland, the 28-year-old woman who was pulled over by a state trooper  in Waller County, TX on July 10, and later died in a jail cell, has finally been released -and it’s a doozy! Not only does the state trooper’s dashcam video capture the trooper threatening Bland by saying “I will light you up!” as he points a stun gun at her. But the video also shows that the state trooper did not seem to be in harm’s way when he tried to physically remove Bland from the car, slam her to the
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Producer J.J. Abrams Would Pick Ava DuVernay to Direct a “Star Wars Film

Don’t tell the Star Wars fans that think black people are ruining their science fiction BUT, if J.J. Abrams had his way, a female would be directing a future Star Wars installation. And it would be an African American female! The producer of “The Force Awakens” was interviewed by Nerdist’s Dan Casey, and when asked who he would like to see direct a future episode, Abrams had this to say: “The knee-jerk reaction, if I had to, is Ava DuVernay, who I think would just kill it. She is as much a fan of genre movies, and hearing her talk
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Sandra Bland Dashcam Video Arrest Appears To Be Edited -Ava DuVernay Agrees

Video footage of the arrest of Sandra Bland, the 28-year-old woman who was pulled over by a state trooper  in Waller County, TX on July 10, and later died in a jail cell, has finally been released -and it’s a doozy! Not only does the state trooper’s dashcam video capture the trooper threatening Bland by saying “I will light you up!” as he points a stun gun at her. But the video also shows that the state trooper did not seem to be in harm’s way when he tried to physically remove Bland from the car, slam her to the
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