Response to Ana Coughlin’s “Christopher Scarver: The Man Who Killed Jeffery Dahmer” (https://anacoughlin.medium.com/christopher-scarver-the-man-who-killed-jeffery-dahmer-2d00f50a92e2)

Dear Ana Coughlin, I’ve been living in the midst of White Americans my entire life. And at once I’m amazed that I need to ask such questions as: “Why did you write this article?,” or “What point…

The following essay was written in response to the prompt of a college English assignment to investigate the conditions of three social groups: Women, LGBTQ’s and Transgender peoples.

Michelle Winbush

We have been given four articles to read regarding three distinct social groups: Women, Queers and Transgender peoples. In accordance…

Loved Ones, look out (tonite) for the new HBO film, “The Crime of the Century,” which addresses the willful and deliberate addicting of the US population to opioids.

In this presentation, filmmaker, Alex Gibney provides evidence to the effect that the addiction to super-profits among the corporations which make up…

Loved ones, nothing has placed in bold relief more than this pandemic, the insanity of capitalism.

33% of people in the United States have the vaccine. 2% of the people in India have been vaccinated. The companies which produce the vaccine are based in the top two capitalist countries in…

Well, prayer is the key to heaven,

And, faith unlocks the door

That’s why my God gave me the key,

And, He told me to carry it wherever I go

Loved Ones, below are the links to two versions of “I Am the Light of this World.” I send these…

Stories for Little Children When we were in our single digit years one of the stories my Daddy told us was of “the Union Band.” One of my father’s character traits was that of Griot in the African American story-telling tradition. He saw it as part of keeping our ties…

I came up in what would be called, in today’s common parlance, an upper-middle class White neighborhood. In my late teens the Black Liberation Movement became the catalytic agent for a drastic life change for me. First, from the campus of Boston University, where I was in my 3rd year…

Alexander Lynn

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