In this combined issue we pay homage to both Black History Month in February and International Woman’s Day in March.
Now, as a person of color, more than anything I would like to see movies representative of me and my identity because we live in world that is more than just black and white.
I needed to be healed, to be touched, to be in community, to hear, to listen, to learn, and to just be.
Bishop Edward Donalson, III In times of national unrest, it seems to me that people turn their attention to matters … More
That’s the difference in many aspects of this teaching for me. I feel like a new kid in school and just wanting to embrace it all right now.
by Paul L. Grace-Neal 12/15/16 Washington D.C- – I was a little disconcerted today. I went to a doctor’s appointment … More
via Daily Prompt: Folly by Akilah “Kiki” Monifa Stardate 12/15/16 Oakland–As principle blogger, co-founder/co-publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Arise 2.0, there … More
By Michelle Freeman, M.Div. Houston–I grew up in a large Missionary Baptist Church in Austin, TX in the 70s and … More
by MacArthur H. Flournoy Co-Publisher/Founder Arise 2.0 12/12/16 Oakland–Somewhere between coffee, pancakes and Eggs Benedict, my good friend Chuck Jones … More