Body Peace

My body is not the enemy. I will not pull my hair when I see yours or ask my curls to straighten up and act right. I will not scratch my eyes out because they are not blue or green. I will not cut off my nose to spite my face because it does not […]

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Taking down statues and taking back history: Symbols that segregate

Recently, there has been a push to remove symbols of America’s racial past, specifically those related to American slavery.  In 2015, the Confederate flag came under scrutiny in North Carolina after the murder of nine worshippers at Mother Emanuel A.M.E. Church by 21 year old Dylann Roof.  Roof wanted to start a race war and the flag seemed […]

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The Acceptable War

I am still dumbfounded and disgusted by the recent on- air shooting of Miss Alison Parker and Mr. Adam Ward.  I have no words that would fully describe or give voice to my grief and the inability to remove myself from such horror since the killer turned the cameras against us as it were.  Like […]

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A Holocaust before Hitler

This video documents the tragedies of the attempted genocide of the Herero and Nama people of Namibia during the Second Reich.  Through these historical records, it is my hope that we would acknowledge and accept the collective oppression that all people have endured and the crimes that we have committed against each other, as our sufferings are not […]

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O, race where is your victory?

“You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’ But I say to you, Do not resist an evildoer. But if anyone strikes you on the right cheek, turn the other also; and if anyone wants to sue you and take your coat, give your cloak as […]

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