When people like me, they like me “in spite of my color.” When they dislike me; they point out that it isn’t because of my color. Either way, I am locked in to the infernal circle. Introducing someone as a “Negro poet with a University degree” or again, quite simply, the expression, “a great black […]
Remembering Malcolm X on this day. They don’t stand for anything different in South Africa than America stands for. The only difference is over there they preach as well as practice apartheid. America preaches freedom and practices slavery.
April 20, 2011 marks the 47th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s speech from the dock in the Rivonia Trial in which he said he was prepared to die for a democratic, non-racial South Africa. “During my lifetime I have dedicated myself to this struggle of the African people. I have fought against white domination, and I […]
This man is so quotable. You don’t know how much I love him. Ali’s confidence couldn’t be matched and that’s one of the reasons why I adore him (along with his boxing, of course). Chosen quotes of Ali regarding life, friendship, boxing… – It’s hard to be humble, when you’re as great as I am. […]
God gave me a voice to sing with. And when you have that, what other gimmick is there?
Tinariwen won the award for Best World Music Album at the Grammy Award for their beautiful album Tassili. It’s not that I value the Grammys but I’m very happy for them. Everytime they receive more recognition, I’m overjoyed for them because they deserve it. Tinariwen is not only a musical group. They use their fame […]
This is me. This is me. This is me. All the way. Source Pisces people are compassionate, gentle, artistic, mystical and highly intuitive. The glyph for Pisces shows two fish swimming in opposite directions, and this is symbolic of the Pisces nature. Pisces is a sign pulled in two directions, always trying to balance. Pisceans […]