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Ethics and Religious Culture Grade 10 404-06

Homework Due date

Do the Right Thing: Questions

Questions on “Do The Right Thing” by Spike Lee

 (50 words minimum per question)

1. Of  Mookie, Sal, Vito, Buggin Out and Jade, which characters did you find the most likable and sympathetic? Why?

 

2. Do you think a person’s flaws, such as racist attitudes and behaviors, can be forgiven because it is the norm in the surrounding culture?

 

3. The following quote comes from Boston.com article 'Do The Right Thing' still asks burning questions, by Jesse Washington, AP National Writer / June 28, 2009.

“’White people still ask me why Mookie threw the can through the window," Lee said in an interview.’ Twenty years later, they're still asking me that."

"No black person ever, in 20 years, no person of color has ever asked me why."

Why do you think the reason behind this is?

 

4. How do the three major characters, Mookie, Mother Sister, and Sal, change throughout the course of  the movie? What events trigger such change?

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Mon, 12/18/2017

Ethics and Religious Culture Grade 10 404-05

Homework Due date

Do The Right Thing: Questions

Questions on “Do The Right Thing” by Spike Lee

(50 words per  question minimum)

 

1. Of  Mookie, Sal, Vito, Buggin Out and Jade, which characters did you find the most likable and sympathetic? Why?

 

2. Do you think a person’s flaws, such as racist attitudes and behaviors, can be forgiven because it is the norm in the surrounding culture?

 

3. The following quote comes from Boston.com article 'Do The Right Thing' still asks burning questions, by Jesse Washington, AP National Writer / June 28, 2009.

“’White people still ask me why Mookie threw the can through the window," Lee said in an interview.’ Twenty years later, they're still asking me that."

"No black person ever, in 20 years, no person of color has ever asked me why."

Why do you think the reason behind this is?

 

4. How do the three major characters, Mookie, Mother Sister, and Sal, change throughout the course of  the movie? What events trigger such change?

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Wed, 12/20/2017