Magazine : Archives : 2nd Quarter 2021

Point of View

Trigger Warning In the first episode of the Netflix show “Trigger Warning,” the rapper who goes by the name Killer Mike sets out in Athens, Georgia, where he has an upcoming performance, to buy products and services exclusively from Black businesses. He struggles to find much. At one point, he sleeps on a park bench because he can’t find a Black-owned hotel. Killer Mike is an unlikely choice for a Bank Director magazine cover, although he graces it for this issue. The man loves marijuana. He’s covered in tattoos. I won’t get into the meaning of his band’s name, Run...