The Spectator

Seattle U Community Discusses Viral “This is America” Video

Khalia Williams, Author

May 24, 2018

“Things that go viral typically tap into something that we don’t know we want,” said Christopher Paul, the chair of the communications department at Seattle University. The music video for the rap hit “This is America” by Childish Gambino, reached over 170 million views on YouTube this week and is intended to depict the experience of bla...

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