“To my people” by Assata Shakur (July 4th, 1973)

Listen Seeker, I come in peace, “[I] am a revolutionary. A Black revolutionary. By that i mean that i have declared war on all forces that have raped our women, castrated our men, and kept our babies empty-bellied.” — Assata Shakur I posted two posts related to July 4th because Assata Shakur wrote the followingContinue reading ““To my people” by Assata Shakur (July 4th, 1973)”

Selected Passages from Part 2 of Martin Delany’s “Blake or the Huts of America”

Listen Siblings, I come in peace, “Qualities of a moral order are measured by deeds.” — African Proverb (KMT) Over 80,000 characters, over 14,000 words, over thirty pages, that’s how much I transcribed from part 2 of “Blake or the Huts of America.” It took me days. Yet as in grammar school where we hadContinue reading “Selected Passages from Part 2 of Martin Delany’s “Blake or the Huts of America””