On behalf of Arise 2.0 Happy Birthday Rev. I’m honored to call you one of my most esteemed mentors, Sir!
In 2009 Time named him to the 100 Most Influential People in the World.
According to experts, biracial couples have a one in 500 chance of having a set of black and white twins.
In affirming that Black Lives Matter, we need not qualify our position. To love and desire freedom and justice for ourselves is a necessity for wanting the same for others.
In this combined issue we pay homage to both Black History Month in February and International Woman’s Day in March.
I needed to be healed, to be touched, to be in community, to hear, to listen, to learn, and to just be.
by Kiki My quote from the day was from James Baldwin: “I am a writer I like doing things alone”. … More
Phat is a proud Oakland resident since age 5. He contributes granola bars (buys in bulk from Costco) to homeless folks in tent cities and beyond.
“And so the seed becomes a flower”, begins the poet Langston Hughes in one of his elegant creations. What phrase … More