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“I’ve been away from it for so long, I just really can’t respond because I just don’t remember,” the former New York City mayor said.
Wise, a subject of Ava Duvernay's "When They See Us," was exonerated in 2002 after serving 14 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit.
Jerome won a Lead Actor Emmy for Ava DuVernay's "When They See Us," making this his first nomination and first win.
"His power is his survival," the director said about the criminal justice reform activist who was portrayed in her Netflix limited series "When They See Us."
"If anyone spots her, just know you’re looking at the best mommie this girl could have," the director wrote on Twitter.
From Offset's impressive choreo to Lizzo's flute/twerk combo, the BET Awards had it all.
The men were honored at the ceremony and delivered a powerful message about truth.
The "When They See Us" director responded to the president, who stands by his call for the five falsely accused teenagers' execution in 1989.
The president once took out full-page ads calling for the execution of five teens who were later exonerated in the notorious 1989 rape case.
Elizabeth Lederer's resignation comes after students demanded she leave for her role in wrongfully convicting five black and Latino boys in the 1989 Central Park jogger case.