As a longtime city resident and neighbor, I am entitled to and faithfully intend to exercise my right to enjoy a 100% smoke-free home environment. I welcome your immediate support, thoughtful recommendations and potential solutions to that end.
Ego Trippin’ II (Too)… Lovingly Inspired by Nikki Giovanni’s “I dream me a world” & “Ego Tripping” If I could start over again, I would dream me a world of pleasures simple and love sublime – With the Atlantic Ocean as my Jacuzzi and sacred steam bath; instead of the burial ground ofContinue reading “If I Could Dream Me A World…”
The Revolution will not be televised. The powerful words of Gil Scott-Heron are not just slogan worthy, but they personified Black Consciousness. In 2018, they still represent a timely reminder and warning that as a people We. Are. Not. For. Safe. My best friend throughout my beloved HBCU days is the son of one ofContinue reading “Black Panther Legacy is Not For Sale”
The agenda and demographics of the #WomensMarch2018 reflects the same electoral base of voters who overwhelmingly elected Donald Trump – White women. Therein lies the inexcusable and essential failure of this exclusionary movement.
If each of us knew the ‘real cost’ of the federal observance of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s. holiday – perhaps we would collectively embrace the spirit of service and activism that justice truly requires. MLK Day is significant not only for the larger-than-life martyr and Nobel Peace Prize winning freedom fighter we collectivelyContinue reading “MLK Day – When We Fight, We Win”