KRS-ONE & Saul Williams Co… January 17, 2015
Ocean Within by KRS-One and Saul Williams
Sonja.. you know you saw her in the movie
And my man Saul, he’s like THIS!
There is no ocean … Read more
Introducing Young Poet: Ankita… January 12, 2015 Ankita is a London based poet (BAR poet) who has recently begun performing. Check out her stuff, and remember her name!
Home is where … Read more
THE LAST POETS — E PLURIBUS UN… January 7, 2015
E PLURIBUS UNUM — The Last Poets
Selfish desires are burning like fires
among those who hoard the gold
As the continue to keep the people asleep
and the … Read more
Must Watch: The Legacy of Malc… January 5, 2015
The Legacy of Malcolm X presented last February was in commemoration of and in line with the martyrdom anniversary of Malcolm X, and … Read more
‘Truth is on the side of the o… January 4, 2015 Poetry By Mark Thompson
He Saw a Hooded FigureSo the trees are no longer decorated with strange southern fruitsBut Trayvon Martin still gets … Read more
I Shall Never Turn Back December 28, 2014 I’m the woman who has awakened
I’ve risen and become a tempest through the ashes of
my burnt children.
I’ve risen from the rivulets of my … Read more
Modern Life, Historic Issues b… December 16, 2014 Modern Life, Historic Issues
Frustration is the mantra of the nation,
Subjugation the tale through the ages.
Veiled behind the lies of politicians
But so obviously boasted … Read more
Remembering Amiri Baraka Throu… December 15, 2014 Ka’Ba
“A closed window looks down
on a dirty courtyard, and Black people
call across or scream across or walk across
defying physics in the stream of … Read more