#Higher Learning – Film Journal #2

Questions Continued:
7. What is meant by white supremacy?
` The belief that white people are superior to those of all other races, especially the black race, and should therefore dominate society .
8. Who is the source of white supremacist thoughts and beliefs?
` Scott .
9. What caused Remi to turn to a racist group?
` Remy complains, Fudge mocks him, causing the disengaged Remy to move out. 
10. Columbus University was a big, co-ed school. Is this the kind of college you want to go to? Explain.
` I would like to go to a big, co-ed college because its give more experiences and challenges and more to people to meet .
11. Who directed this movie?
` John Singleton
12. What other famous movie did he direct?
` Boyz N the Hood, Poetic Justice, Higher Learning, Shaft, 2 Fast 2 Furious, Four Brothers and Abduction
13. What is date rape?
` Date rape is a subset of acquaintance rape .
14. Explain “no means no!”
` A women’s group of saying no to sex by men, this group was organized after Kristen was raped .
15. Explain the following line from the movie: “If you don’t have the information you can’t seize the power.”
` This means if your knowledgable you can succeed at changing the world .
16. The movie ends with the word “UNLEARN.” Why did the director end the movie this way? What is he trying to say?
` The director ended the movie this way to show everyone We must unlearn all the sterotypes we’ve been taught .
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