Things that make you go hmmmm. I love Russell Brand…

https://youtu.be/mD-ioJM8v64 He is so brilliant. My comments to Russell: Hello Russell. You are are my new hero. You are brilliant. Thank you so much for putting these informative videos up on the cultural toxic dump that has become social and mainstream media. If we seek than we shall find, thus my being lead to you … Continue reading Things that make you go hmmmm. I love Russell Brand…

Incapable of Love?

I fear I am becoming incapable of love. My heart is so wounded at this moment that I'm yelling and screaming at everybody. The pain is sincere and I am filled with rancor. I want to go into a hermit state because I feel that I am a dangerous wounded Griffen that was once filled … Continue reading Incapable of Love?

Zora Neale Hurston – Wikipedia

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zora_Neale_Hurston ...and literature, which is really important...

Paul Laurence Dunbar – Wikipedia

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Laurence_Dunbar ...and poetry, which is really important...

Exhausted But Hopeful…

My Cohorts from Grad School at Mills College Everything feels exhausting. I hope the people who call yourselves "white" are going to hold up the standard of equality. I hope the people who call yourselves "black" will get out of victim mode. I hope the people who call ourselves "people" can put our confidence in … Continue reading Exhausted But Hopeful…

There’s No Such Thing…

by Kimberly Perette “I’m fighting for my life here, Dan,” I yelled at my partner this morning.  The argument was about a chart that a friend of his sent to him showing the statistics of interracial violent crime.   “547,948 black on white, 112,365 black on hispanic, 59,778 white on black, 207,104 white on hispanic, … Continue reading There’s No Such Thing…

He deserves a stamp, don’t you think?

“I love America…”

“ON BEING WHITE AND OTHER LIES” James Baldwin, Essence Magazine 1984

On Being White and Other Lies by James Baldwin The crisis of leadership in the white community is remarkable—and terrifying—because there is, in fact, no white community. This may seem an enormous statement—and it is. I’m willing to be challenged. I’m also willing to attempt to spell it out. My frame of reference is, of … Continue reading “ON BEING WHITE AND OTHER LIES” James Baldwin, Essence Magazine 1984

Civil Rights 1963 – James Baldwin and Marlon Brando

https://youtu.be/ZjZBZxPk4Pc Again....1963. However, they killed every black person who was at the forefront. Medgar (assassinated 1963), Malcolm (assassinated 1965), and Martin (assassinated 1968) were all friends of Baldwin. Baldwin had to escape to Europe, else he would have been next. The FBI had a file on him and tracked his every move when he was … Continue reading Civil Rights 1963 – James Baldwin and Marlon Brando