Dear White People: Volume 2

Dear White People: Volume 2

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Writer-director Justin Simien expands on his hit 2014 college satire film Dear White People with this series, following a diverse group of students challenging various forms of discrimination at their predominantly white Ivy League college.

2018Rating: TV-MAUSASisterLee Productions, Code Red, Homegrown Pictures, Roadside Attractions, Lionsgate Television
ComedyDrama

Episodes

EPISODE 2.1

Chapter I

In the wake of the town hall protest, Sam finds... More herself at the center of an alt-right backlash and goes to war with a social media troll.

EPISODE 2.2

Chapter II

Still haunted by flashbacks to the house party, Reggie bounces... More from therapy to Bible study to drinking as he seeks an outlet for his pent-up emotions.

EPISODE 2.3

Chapter III

While party-hopping on Pride Night, Lionel struggles to make small... More talk with strangers and decipher mixed signals from Silvio.

EPISODE 2.4

Chapter IV

With her political capital on the rise, Coco sets her... More sights on a new role. But a startling discovery forces her to rethink her future at Winchester.

EPISODE 2.5

Chapter V

Tired of living in Sam's shadow, Joelle strikes up a... More flirtation with a student outside the A-P circle who treats her like a queen.

EPISODE 2.6

Chapter VI

Lionel puts his fledgling romance in jeopardy as he teams... More up with Brooke to hunt down @AltIvyW's identity for an exposé.

EPISODE 2.7

Chapter VII

After bombing at a stand-up comedy set, Troy sets out... More on a shroom-fueled quest to find his true voice, connecting with friends and exes along the way.

EPISODE 2.8

Chapter VIII

Gabe finally gets a chance to interview Sam for his... More documentary, but they both have trouble sticking to their promise not to make things personal.

EPISODE 2.9

Chapter IX

A family emergency draws Sam home, where she wrestles with... More feelings of guilt and stumbles across a piece of Winchester history.

EPISODE 2.10

Chapter X

As the campus braces for Rikki Carter's speech, Sam and... More Lionel piece together the clues they've gathered on the secret society known as Order of X.

Dear White People: Volume 2 | Reviews

100%32 reviews

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TV Guide

TV Guide

Dear White People didn't catch up to the times; the times caught up to Dear White People...

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Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

Sharp, considered, and very funny...

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

One of the remarkable elements this season is how much Simien avoids turning these characters into mouthpieces.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

It has become one of the best things on TV and deserves to be discussed as such.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

Netflix's best series gets deeper and more challenging in a second season that wears its beliefs on both sleeves - and looks good doing it.

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Vulture

Vulture

Dear White People has levelled up in quality during its second season - no small feat considering how consistently strong it was during its freshman outing.

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Decider

Decider

When (this) kind of character development meets Justin Simien’s big, bold ideas, it adds up to a season of TV you’d be truly foolish to miss.

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Dear White People: Volume 2 | Release Details

Dear White People: Volume 2 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Netflix.