James Hal Cone: Do we bleed for others? | Jeremy Nathan Marks
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James Hal Cone: Do we bleed for others? | Jeremy Nathan Marks

At that time, in these United States, young men like Stokely Carmichael and H. Rap Brown were coming forward from within the ranks of the student and nonviolent Civil Rights movements and saying it was time for black people to get theirs, too. If that meant a confrontation with whites in power, so be it. If that meant offending the sensibilities of politicians and good liberal allies, they would do that, too. If that meant saying that the dream of Dr. Martin Luther King was an illusion, that the United States was not a place of brotherhood; Carmichael and Brown would not hesitate to proclaim it. Continue reading

Good Black News Dot Org: A Place Where “The Good Things Black People Do, Give and Receive All Over The World” | Black History Month, Every Month
#ShiftYourPerspective / Archives / Christina Lydia / Pt. 9

Good Black News Dot Org: A Place Where “The Good Things Black People Do, Give and Receive All Over The World” | Black History Month, Every Month

Black History Month is every month; but, on this dedicated space/Month of Feb, make the most of it (as all underrepresented & undervalued folks do…& look what we can do) #BlackHistoryMonth #IndigenousAndBlackAndBrownToo. Continue reading