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  • TRIBUTE: THE SPOOK WHO SAT BY THE DOOR

  • dir. Sam Greenlee The Spook Who Sat by the Door is a 1973 film based on the novel of the same name by Sam Greenlee. It is both a satire of the civil rights struggle in the United States of the late 1960s and a serious attempt to focus on the issue of black militancy. Dan Freeman, the titular protagonist, is enlisted in the Central Intelligence Agency's elitist espionage program as its token[...]
  • Sam Greenlee, Jr. Fund

  • On Monday, May 19, 2014 the world lost a solider for social change and freedom, and we lost a father, grandfather, uncle, cousin, and loving companion. Sam Greenlee, Jr. lent himself to the Foreign Service and the US Information Agency, but gave himself to his community, family, and friends. His life and legacy is one of service and commitment. He was an author, film-maker, and music enthus[...]