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Anti-Violence Conference at Morehouse College

So, me and my Youth Ensemble Of Atlanta buddies performed at an Anti-Violence Conference sponsored by Morehouse School of Medicine during Spring Break. It would have been fun to take a vacation, but our world is so violent right now that I think it was worth doing what I can to help stop violence. 20 more words

Emotions

Violent Entertainment

In September 2014 I wrote this poem “thought of the day …. MMA is not a sport”about MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) and UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) and as a martial artist and a humanitarian I was just expressing my extreme disgust toward its rules and how martial arts practitioners sank beneath the core values of Martial arts in general and how they are taking parts in these brawling circus shows that is aimed and directed toward those sick minded, blood hungry persons that enjoys watching a human being beating another senseless. 432 more words

Thought Of The Day

Anti-Violence Campaign Kicks Off in Prince George’s County

While speakers at annual Dr. King Holiday gatherings across the D.C. metropolitan area often issue a call for nonviolence, a group that includes government officials, clergymen, and local artists want to ensure that tangible action takes place to make that goal a reality. 758 more words

Community

MLK Walk in Williamsport Aims to Save Lives

WILLIAMSPORT– Organizers of the Peace Walk and Day of Service planned for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day hope the event will rally the community against violence. 227 more words

News

White Ribbon on John Key and The Rock

White Ribbon has accepted assurances from John Key over radio stunts that have widely been regarded as distasteful, and has condemned The Rock and The Edge radio stations. 539 more words

General

High School Poetry Series: Gender, Identity, & Race — Naudia Loftis

A note from Series Editor Sarah Marcus: Born from a powerful in-class discussion we had about gender, race, and the role of masculinity in rape culture, these poems are an analysis of gendered personal experience and a study of our intersectionality. 510 more words

Poetry

Tremor

Wrong words

Wrong moves

escalation of thoughts

Vivid memory of the last time

bruised skin, bruised ego

Vicious

Menacing

Present

Everyday

circling like a vulture… 68 more words

Poetry