Damson Idris

Lori Harvey has seemingly added 'Snowfall' star Damson Idris to her dating roster. Twitter has plenty of Michael B. Jordan jokes.

In real-life, the 1980s saw gang-related murders increase to all-time highs in Los Angeles, primarily thanks to the rise of crack cocaine sales. In the fifth episode of 'Snowfall''s fifth season, Franklin and his family get caught in the crossfire of drive-by shootings in a wave of violence similar to the time period the show is based on,.

"Think I need a agent the way I play it, call up Rich Paul Never fold and never forget the code, you better stand tall" - Lil Baby, "Gang Signs"

For the fourth episode of Snowfall's fifth season, Franklin confronts the CIA agent he believes killed his father, only to hear the same victim blaming rhetoric the U.S. government has been using to remove the Black fathers from home since the Nixon administration.

For the second episode of Snowfall's fifth season, the review explores the parallels between the problems facing the U.S. government in the show with the problems facing the U.S. government during the Iran-Contra conflict of the 1980s.

For the season five premiere of Snowfall, CassiusLife explores how the show's inclusion of college basketball star Len Bias's real death in 1986 is setting the stage for the crack epidemic to be exposed in the show similar to how it was in real-life.