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Bad news, Corrections

As a senior citizen, a long-time reader of the Boston Phoenix , and an African-American, I found the title of your September 16 Back Talk, " Hood Dreams ," to be inappropriate, in bad taste, and misleading.
Letters to the Boston Phoenix editor, October 7, 2011
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  October 07, 2011
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Steve James goes back to Chicago

It would be wrong to say that Steve James produced the best documentary of all time and didn't look back.
Hood dreams
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  September 16, 2011
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Review: The Interrupters

Suburban conservatives notwithstanding, there will be tears shed over this deep look at Chicago's grisliest streets and the benevolent soldiers who fight to keep them safe.
Chicago's grisliest streets
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  September 16, 2011
"Attack the Block:" laugh riot?

"Attack the Block:" laugh riot?


Perhaps more than any breakdown in the social order since the L.A. riots of 1992, the recent London turmoil has disrupted Hollywood's business as usual....
By Peter Keough  |  August 10, 2011