Native Son, Harrowing Then, Harrowing Now
Watching the performance of "Native Son" at Washington's Mosaic Theater this week as an adult was as harrowing as reading Richard Wright's novel more than 40 years ago as a teenager.
Chicago Makes Double History: Lori Lightfoot Wins
"Great leaders plant seeds, they grow trees, whose limbs they may never see," said Jesse Louis Jackson in traditional rhyming fashion at a joint press conference between mayor–elect Lori Lightfoot and her former opponent and current Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle.
From DC Emancipation Day activities and Baltimore After Freddie Gray to Natural Hair and Beauty Expo in Abuja and A Conversation with Michelle Obama in Paris, there are plenty of interesting things to do. However, you will see us at the Democracy Conference in Gary, Indiana.
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