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Book Recommendation: Jailhouse Lawyers: Prisoners Defending Prisoners v. the USA By Mumia Abu-Jamal & Foreword By Angela Y. Davis (2009)

In case you guys didn’t learn anything from the surviving the police video I posted and end up doing a bid, I recommend this as your first reading material while awaiting trial.Peace and Blessings to Mumia!!! Review “Mumia Abu-Jamal’s 27 … Continue reading

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Book Of The Month: A Gathering of Old Men By Ernest J. Gaines (1983)

A Gathering of Old Men By Ernest J. Gaines Product Description Set on a Louisiana sugarcane plantation in the 1970s, A Gathering of Old Men is a powerful depiction of racial tensions arising over the death of a Cajun farmer … Continue reading

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Rest In Power (RIP) Gil Scott-Heron (April 1, 1949 – May 27, 2011) (Gil Scott-Heron, Spoken-Word Musician & Bluesologist Dies at 62) (Bonus Compilation/Mix: T.Shabazz Presents…Gil Scott Heron – A Heartbreaking Work Of Staggering Genius (Best Of Gil Scott Heron) (Bonus Audio & Videos Are Included Also) (Rest In Peace)

I am very saddened and still in disbelief at this news. Gil Scott Heron was one of my favorite musicians and performers ever.If not my favorite.He will be missed beyond belief. And my meager words can’t even begin to describe … Continue reading

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Book Of The Month: The Every Girl’s Guide to Life By Maria Menounos (2011) (Bonus Video: Maria Menounos Interview With BETTER About The EveryGirl’s Guide to Life)

Maria Menounos The Every Girl’s Guide to Life Product Description Raised by working-class immigrant parents and later exposed to Hollywood’s most elite experts in every field, Access Hollywood’s, Today’s, and Nightly News’s reporter Maria Menounos reveals her EveryGirl secrets on … Continue reading

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As I Grew Older By Langston Hughes

As I Grew Older It was a long time ago. I have almost forgotten my dream. But it was there then, In front of me, Bright like a sun– My dream. And then the wall rose, Rose slowly, Slowly, Between … Continue reading

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Death By Emily Bronte (1818 – 1848)

Death Death! that struck when I was most confiding In my certain faith of joy to be – Strike again, Time’s withered branch dividing From the fresh root of Eternity! Leaves, upon Time’s branch, were growing brightly, Full of sap, … Continue reading

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Awakening From Sleep On A Spring Day by Li Bai (701 – 762)

Awakening from Sleep on a Spring Day Life is an immense dream. Why toil? All day long I drowse with wine, And lie by the post at the front door. Awakening, I gaze upon the garden trees, And, hark, a … Continue reading

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