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OPINION: Here’s why Milwaukee needs a new movie palace to replace the Oriental Theatre | Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service
OPINION: Here’s why Milwaukee needs a new movie palace to replace the Oriental Theatre | Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

OPINION: Here’s why Milwaukee needs a new movie palace to replace the Oriental Theatre | Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

Despite many Milwaukeeans cherishing the Oriental Theatre as a place to gather and experience quality cinema, the Oriental’s name and design perpetuate racist exoticism of Asian, Pacific Islander and Middle Eastern cultures.

Read More Despite many Milwaukeeans cherishing the Oriental Theatre as a place to gather and experience quality cinema, the Oriental’s name and design perpetuate racist exoticism of Asian, Pacific Islander and Middle Eastern cultures.