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The Change Begins With Knowledge (5.20.18)

The late Tupac once said, “Some say the blacker the berry, the sweeter the juice; I say the darker the flesh, then the deeper the roots.” Yes, I am envisioning you nodding your head to the beat of this song playing in your head. 548 palabras más

The Black Panther Party & Black Power

Picture a sunny day in Oakland, California during the decade of peace and love. For white people, the city is a place that embodies the hippie, free love movement of the 1960’s. 803 palabras más

Minority Communities

On Emancipation from Mental Slavery

I remember it so distinctly. I was in my mid-to-late teenage years, still buzzing with the naive energy and excitement that comes with youthful bliss. My mother had told me that prayer could cover anything; I could ask for… 1.432 palabras más

Lifestyle

Radical chic


“‘Radical chic’ is a term coined by journalist Tom Wolfe in his 1970 essay ‘Radical Chic: That Party at Lenny’s’ to describe the adoption and promotion of… 421 palabras más

Vietnam War

Sacraments of Memory

“An excellent model of the research and critical analyses that ought to inform future scholarship in African American literature and culture.”—Jerry W. Ward Jr., coeditor of  345 palabras más

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Terrorizing Terror

Words and ideas are more dangerous than bullets

As for the black man

controversial thought is a casket

brother do you fit

Cus these days, all I see is nooses… 321 palabras más

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