Choose Instead of Run

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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0fZOxAcljQ&feature=player_embedded]   If you haven’t already had the opportunity to check out Dee Rees’s film ‘Pariah’ I highly recommend you stop reading this, find the nearest theater and see the next showing.  I finally had the chance to see the film—which has garnered a significant amount of critical success—and was thrilled by Rees’s presentation of […]

#organizingworks

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While I was in New Orleans bicycling around the 6th and 7th Wards earlier this month, I passed by a tiny vintage house in Robin’s egg blue with a proudly displayed sign: The New Orleans African American Museum. I was reminded there that 2012 is an important milestone in the African diaspora’s history.  This year […]