The Beginnings of Blaxploitation

This is the story of the beginnings of Blaxploitation. This is also the story of, perhaps, the biggest “pusherman” in your life – and the drug he is selling you: white gold, also known as sucrose, processed and refined sugar. This is, too, the story of the Dominican sugar plantations in the Caribbean – and Read More …

The Evolution of a “Conscious” Black Man

This is the story of the evolution of a “conscious” Black man. This is also the story of bearing witness; and ancestral memory; and cultural retentions; and reclamations of spaces and narratives that may have inspired shame or pain; and the alchemy of transforming Black histories into dynamic Black present moments and Black futures. [TRWBS Read More …