Category 3rd Reconstruction

The #Ferguson Kids put it plain and simple…#colorblindness is killing America

It amazes me that Darren Wilson has not been arrested. It amazes me that Darren Wilson has not been killed. It amazes me that children are more conscious than adults in this matter. It amazes me that children have to be blunt and defer their innocence of the world to make White America understand what […]

#WhitePrivilege with a side of Potato Salad @gofundme @YeshaCallahan

So, this happened… I am writing you today to ask that you assist me in acquiring some white privilege. Although I have layered oppressions that have affected my ability to access my slice of the American Pie™, no issue has affected me more readily than my lack of white privilege. From being assumed to have […]

@DearWhitePeople [MUST WATCH] #AboutTime

Enough said…    

James Baldwin and Dick Gregory: “Baldwin’s Nigger” (1969)

“But what one does realize is that, when you try to stand up and look the world in the face like you had a right to be here, when you do that, without knowing the result of it, you have attacked the entire power structure of the WESTERN world. If I one fine day I […]

11 Things You Didn’t Know About The Time Police Bombed An American Neighborhood #MOVE

Originally posted on Global Grind:
On May 13, 1985, a bomb was dropped on a row house in Philadelphia, unleashing a relentless fire that eventually burned down 61 houses, killed 11 people (including five children) and injured dozens. The fire department stood by idly. The Philadelphia Police Department did the same. The fire raged on,…

@blackheirlooms: A film about intergenerational wealth #BHKickstarter #Donate #YBG

I don’t know where to begin. This film is long overdue, yet a narrative so powerful as this, was worth the wait.   Watch. Donate. Share.

The Marissa Alexander Freedom School at @Pleasant_Hope (Apr. 14-18) @FreeMarissa @HeberBrown #spreadtheword

Those that have heard of Pleasant Hope Baptist Church, know that they are a SOCIAL JUSTICE church, meaning no one is allowed to just attend church. PHBC has a “Do As You Praise” Policy. Don’t believe me? Just watch.. on Sundays at 10:00 AM (430 East Belvedere Avenue Baltimore, Maryland 21212). There you will witness Pastor […]