Do the Right Thing: Spike Lee juxtaposes “Radio Raheem” and “Gentle Giant” Eric Garner in short film

Warning, this video edited by Spike Lee is disturbing.

And only half of it, the '80s film classic “Do The Right Thing,” was a work of fiction. Both the fictional character Radio Raheem and the real-life victim, Eric Garner, died at the hands of New York Police Department officers administering a chokehold. [via]

Life Imitates Art - Eric Garner And Radio Raheem Die At The Hands Of The NYPD Chokehold - https://vimeo.com/101731549

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