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eastnyassembly: 596 Acres is a public education project aimed at making communities aware of the land resources around them. With the goal of a food sovereign New York City in mind, 596 Acres is helping neighbors form connections to the vacant lots in their lives — from the smallest (throwing a seedbomb) to the largest (hosting a public meeting with the head of a City Agency that owns a vacant...
Rush Gallery explores the Black female form - New... →
wllc: blkcowrie: Photo courtesy of Rush Arts Gallery Saddi Saddi Khali “Good Grain” Posted: Friday, December 23, 2011 12:00 am By DAMASO REYES Special to the AmNews |0 comments “Neekid Blk Gurls,” the current exhibition at the Rush Arts Gallery curated by Danny Simmons, is not shy about its theme. But don’t think you know everything about the show just from its title. In fact,...
This basic extension of empathy is one of the great barriers in understanding...– A Muscular Empathy - Ta-Nehisi Coates - National - The Atlantic (via guerrillamamamedicine)
J*Davey: “Get Together”
Before our white brothers arrived to make us civilized men, we didn’t have any kind of prison. Because of this, we had no delinquents. Without a prison, there can be no delinquents. We had no locks nor keys and therefore among us there were no thieves. When someone was so poor that he couldn’t afford a horse, a tent or a blanket, he would, in that case, receive it all as a gift. We were too...