An Admonition of Greatness

RARE VIDEO: "When I retire I'm going to get ready to meet God!" Muhammad Ali

[OP-Ed] All Lives Matter–period!

"The media wants us to believe that all white women and men think like FOX News anchors. The powers that be hope their fear of our brown brethren will turn our hearts cold. We must stay the course of those who fought the good fight of faith and finish the hueman mission." - Brittney Gault

Celebrating Mother Barrows: A Little Warrior’s Ethos

war·ri·or ˈwôrēər/Submit noun warrior; plural noun: warriors; noun: warrior pose; plural noun: warrior poses 1. (especially in former times) a brave or experienced soldier or fighter.

#BXP Presents… “Noises x Voices” | I AM WOMAN

This Week's Digital Forum "Noises x Voices," a curated list of edutaining videos and clips from around the web in honor of Women's History Month! We dedicate this Forum to all the beautiful women helping to fight negative stereotypes!

The #ASSATA: Our International Woman

After a while, people just think oppression is the normal state of things. But to become free, you have to be acutely aware of being a slave.” ― Assata Shakur, Assata: An Autobiography

#BXP Presents… “Noises x Voices” | #BlackOutDay

We dedicate this Forum to all the beautiful #BlackSelfies helping to fight negative stereotypes! This Is How You Take Action. Be Present. Expect Greatness. Tune In!

Reflections on Chicago’s “Mr. Buy Black”

"Mahatma Gandhi once said that his life was his message. If that is true, then it shall be true for everyone of us who have devoted their life to a cause deeper than their own. As I caught up on some reading this evening, I was shaken by a text to my cell phone informing [...]

Five Black Facts: On W.E.B. DuBois

- 1 - Tom Burghardt, a slave who fought with the Continental Army during the American Revolution, was given freedom and a farm. Tom lived with his family in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, a rural farming community. Mary Silvina Burghardt, Tom's granddaughter, fell head over heels with Alfred DuBois, who left Haiti for New York in the [...]

#TBT: WEB DuBois Calls for Self Defense (1919)

The Crisis magazine, the editorial arm of the NAACP, was in full support of the "New Negro". Crisis editor, W.E.B. DuBois, calls for black self-defense amongst racial riots.