Just finished Zora Neale Hurston's Barracoon. It is a series of interviews with Cudjo Lewis who continued to answer to his original name Kossula . He tells his story of surviving a massacre by the people of Dahomey, to the enslavement to freedom and ...
Posted Tuesday, September 18th 2018 at 8:30PM
It took me this long to speak of Aretha. For people of my generation it was never 'when was the first time you heard Aretha sing'. No, not that. It is that she has always been there. Just like the rock, the river, the tree. I must sa ...
Posted Tuesday, August 21st 2018 at 8:00PM
I missed it and I am here in the state of Florida. The young man murder in front of his son. The latest in the stand your ground shooting. The tragic part is that they were arguing over parking space. But the killing of native peoples all over the wo ...
Posted Wednesday, August 8th 2018 at 6:35PM
The Traitor in the White House I must say is taking it to new heights, but being Negro in America we all saw it two years ago. And I will say traitor. We need to make it a part of our everyday speech pattern. Donald Trump is a traitor. The moment he ...
Posted Tuesday, July 24th 2018 at 7:20PM
I think on this day July 4, 2018, I would like to point everyone's attention to something I experienced in the early 1990's. Bill Moyers presents Frederick Douglass. An actor portrayed Douglass in a speech called what is the fourth to the Negro. You ...
Posted Wednesday, July 4th 2018 at 10:43PM
I like what Maxine Waters continues to do. She keeps letting us know of the Traitor that occupies the White House. We have had to accommodate the Trump mindset since 1820 and the Missouri Compromise. We need to stop accommodating them and tell them t ...
Posted Monday, June 25th 2018 at 4:51PM
Just finished reading I'm not talking about race to white people anymore" by Reni Eddo Lodge. She is a journalist from England. The book is about racism in the UK but it has good information. A bit incomplete, but good.
She talks about when she w ...
Posted Sunday, June 10th 2018 at 4:01PM
I have just written a book for all to see. I think it's good. If anyone has a kindle from Amazon it can be bought.
AFRICAN LOVE CHARMS
It's not political even though I am. I can do that here.
Anybody reading may what I write may get pissed o ...
Posted Tuesday, June 5th 2018 at 11:17AM