Bedford-Stuyvesant teens say Spike Lee sold out neighborhood with Brooklyn-themed Vodka

on 02/11/10 at 9:34 pm

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“I often speak of the day when director Spike Lee sent my mother a check for $500 for her church back in the 80s.

My mother was the church treasurer and it was her duty to raise funds for repairs. I recall helping my mother draft the letter to Spike Lee. I cautioned her that Spike probably wouldn’t even receive the letter.”

Teens critical of Spike Lee's marketing of his vodka in their neighborhood

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