(Black August) Soledad Brother: The Prison Letters of George Jackson

"The very first time, it was like dying. Just to exist at all in the cage calls for some heavy psychic readjustments." Its been a long time...I shouldn't left you...without...okay, I'm done! I'm sorry I couldn't resist. Welcome back, sorry it's been so long since I've done a blog. I hadn't really read anything as …

12 Years a Slave

Excerpt p. 11 "Their young voices were music in our ears." "Their presence was my delight; and I clasped them to my bosom with as warm and tender love..." - Soloman Northup on the subject of his children. Included to emphasize the pain he must have felt when he was kidnapped and forcibly separated from …

Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz Educational and Memorial Center

Transparency 2019: In keeping with my theme of transparency for the year, I'd like to admit that I struggled to write this blog. I struggled because of how much I love Malcolm and how much I could say about him. I struggled because this is the first time I've had to make a negative critique …