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EverythingShaq Poetry Speaks!: A Birthday Tribute To Oscar Grant

A spoken word tribute for an eternally blessed soul, taken far too young, and for reasons far too wicked! An ‘EverythingShaq Poetry Speaks!‘ edition, honoring the often overlooked, though never forgotten legacy of Oscar Grant.   50 more words

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A Poem for Mr. Grant

For those who may need reminding, there was once a young man named Oscar Grant. He was born in the year nineteen eighty-six. If he were still living, he’d be turning 29 tomorrow, February 27, 2015. 844 more words

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A Matter of Lives

Here’s a poem I wrote and read at a speech presented by San Joaquin Delta College (in my hometown of Stockton, CA) and given by Wanda Johnson, mother of the late Oscar Grant, the young man murdered by a BART police officer in 2009. 269 more words

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What Americans Can Learn from Pete Carroll about Racial Reconciliation

(editors note: I am talking about issues that have made many a person mad. I mean no disrespect for cops in general by this post.

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Notes From The 7 1/2 Floor (things I Think I Know)

"Afraid Of The Dark" Examines Black Male Endangerment [TRAILER]

Via: Eurweb.com

Mya B. is honoring Travyon Martin, Jodran Davis, Sean Bell and Oscar Grant the young black males that have lost their lives “unjustly” in the documentary “ 49 more words

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Can You Read my Mind?

Can you read my mind?

Dumbstruck and out of luck;

Can you read my mind?

It feels just like a loaded gun

Hand on the trigger, aimed at everyone; 136 more words

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