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Roundtable on the Movement for Black Lives - Epistemic Unruliness 15

In this special round-table discussion on Black Lives Matter, James is joined by Travis Harris, Shana Haines, and Tyrell Cooper, activist-scholars from the Hampton Roads region of Virginia. 221 more words

Episodes

As President Obama Prepares to Leave the White House, is His Legacy an Allegiance to White Supremacy

Kamau Franklin, Lawyer, Journalist, Community Organizer, was a guest on “Time for an Awakening” radio program. Mr. Franklin will discussed his article in the Atlanta Black Star entitled “President Obama Prepares to Leave the White House, is His Legacy an Allegiance to White Supremacy” … 10 more words

Black Politics

When I see them I see us: Policing in a community under occupation, how we resist across movements and promote alternatives

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Kamau Franklin moderated a panel discussion featuring three leading activists on the topic of police and military occupation in the United States– specifically in Ferguson and New Orleans–and in Palestine: Ahmad Nabil Abuznaid (co-founder of the Dream Defenders), Joshua Saleem (AFSC St. 7 more words

Black America

"I don't know"

I know the truth, on the hazy summer days
when heat squeezes the odour out of breeze
caught flowers, sweaty inner thighs, and chlorine pools. 317 more words

Black Art

An Ode to Obama and the Lie of Equal Grievance

Here is a man of great intelligence and wit. A man with a beautiful smile and an equally intelligent and beautiful wife with two lovely children. 1,226 more words

Black Politics

Business As Usual

Recently, there have been the shootings and the deaths as a result. Black people on social media and over the internet have been talking about what to do next and how to go about stopping these things happening in the future. 266 more words

Social Upliftment

Critically Ill-informed

If your in the UK you have probably, noticed a big decision and if you acted within your rights you also had your input. Yes, the UK is now out of the European Union, well not yet as there are some massive loose ends, which need tying up but if you read the newspapers and the internet you’ll get at least the gist of this. 361 more words

Social Inclusion