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Lead Belly

A new comprehensive collection of the music of Lead Belly has been issued by Smithsonian Folkways. So much music that swims in my head has roots in Lead Belly’s prison songs, field songs, rural songs. 53 more words


4 ways we can do justice with our voice: how we should approach being a voice for the voiceless

as Lil Jon reverberates in your head and you begin to wonder what the heck is this song about, he just says the same thing over and over again. 939 more words

'Burden of Peace' - International Film Premiere

Burden of Peace crowdfunding trailer English from Framewerk on Vimeo.

The Human Rights Watch Film Festival London is presenting the International premiere of ‘Burden of Peace’. 260 more words


Leniency and the New Black Codes

In April of 1965 during a speech he was giving in Louisiana, President Lincoln outlined a portion of his plans for Reconstruction; to give certain blacks-freedmen and those who’d served honorably in the war-the right to vote.  671 more words

Life And Society

The Wisdom of Winged Women

I recently took my daughter to see the movie, Maleficent and we loved it. Angelina Jolie was a perfect choice, who brought vulnerability, feminine power and wisdom together harmoniously. 351 more words