(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 …

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 …

(The Panther Series) The Assassination of Fred Hampton: How the FBI and Chicago Police Murdered a Black Panther by Jeffrey Haas

“Fred never really woke up. We were sleeping. I woke up hearing shots from the front and back. I shook Fred but he didn’t open his eyes.” “Then she described two police officers going into their bedroom, hearing one of them fire two shots, followed by, “He’s good and dead now.” -Deborah Johnson Excerpt pg. …