History

The African-American Fight for Freedom: The Colonial Era

Black Resistance to Slavery(Colonial America)

Black Resistance (British America)Part II in a Series So to continue our series on Black Resistance to Slavery in America, let’s begin after Columbus discovered the western reaches of India around 1492. Okay, of course, we all know Columbus did not discover the western reaches of India although that was what he wanted to do and that is what he thought he did. What he sought was a short water route to India and the Far East; his theory was if he circumnavigated the globe he would find that route. Of course, he and other Europeans had no idea that...
A work of historical 'fiction'

Terrible Knowledge

The Little Prince Of Brooklyn

Mommy sick

a paeon to the resilience of David’s people

AT LONG Last…

Written at the beginning of the millennium. Twenty years later, with the rise of vitriol and violence still in pursuit of a people as old as the Pyramids, a reprint is timely. With faith and family intact,...
Hate-letter against Puerto Rico emerges from the past

VIRULENT LETTER PROMPTS CRY FOR PUERTO RICO INDEPENDENCE

Disrespect and mistreatment of Puerto Rico and Puerto Ricans spans centuries. It starts with the island being handed over as a prize of war after Spain’s defeat in the Spanish-American War of 1898. For some time, Puerto Ricans were merely...
A Comparison of Trump’s Puny Emigration Raid to Ike’s Big Kahuna

OPERATION WETBACK, PART DEUX

President Donald J. Trump’s frenzied, double-edged sword of spreading fear and currying favor by dramatically announcing, delaying, and then re-instituting Immigration and Customs (ICE) raids upon those he considers to be in the country illegally, reminds me of a similar...
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