Quote of the Day: Stephen A. Crockett Jr. on The Boondocks

The writer on the unprecedented ways that the show moved the needle for black satire on television.


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You can read this quote by The Root’s associate editor Stephen A. Crockett Jr., about an unofficial announcement regarding a possible new season of The Boondocks, in its full context here.

Henry Louis Gates Jr. is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and founding director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University. He is also the editor-in-chief of The Root. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.

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