Lena Waithe on fare evasion in NYC subways and the constant policing of black people - 92Y, New York

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Lena Waithe on fare evasion in NYC subways and the constant policing of black people

Nov 19, 2019

Kerby Jean-Raymond asked Lena Waithe a question from our audience about a recent incident in the NYC subway system -- where the NYPD held at gunpoint an alleged fare evader -- and what she hopes her new film, Queen & Slim, expresses to that young man if he sees it.

Watch the full talk.


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