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This is a black arts and culture site. We will be exploring the African Diaspora via the writing, performance, both musical and theatrical (film and stage), as well as the visual arts of Africans in the Diaspora and those influenced by these aesthetic forms of expression. I am interested in the political and social ramifications of art on society, specifically movements supported by these artists and their forebearers. It is my claim that the artists are the true revolutionaries, their work honest and filled with raw unedited passion. They are our true heroes. Ashay!

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This is a black arts and culture site. We will be exploring the African Diaspora via the writing, performance, both musical and theatrical (film and stage), as well as the visual arts of Africans in the Diaspora and those influenced by these aesthetic forms of expression. I am interested in the political and social ramifications of art on society, specifically movements supported by these artists and their forebearers. It is my claim that the artists are the true revolutionaries, their work honest and filled with raw unedited passion. They are our true heroes. Ashay!
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Dinizulu Gene Tinnie, Co-Director, The Dos Amigos/Fair Rosamond Slave Ship Replica Project which is hosting the Annual Ancestor Tribute of the Middle Passage, Sunday, June 20, 2010, 5:30 AM, in Historic Virginia Key Beach Park,... more

Begun 21 years ago as a response to a challenge issued by the late writer, Toni Cade Babara, faculty at Medger Evers College in Brooklyn began a commemoration where libations were poured specifically for African ancestors... more

8:00 AM: MOUNTAINS THAT TAKE WING. C.A. (Crystal) Griffith & H.L.T.Quan QUAD Productions. Their film opens at the San Francisco Black Film Festival, Thursday, June 17, 2010. Visit www.quadproductions.org 8:30 AM: Sia Amma... more

Nana Sekyiaabea, founder, www.mothersforafrica.org, with Dr. Fredo Ignace, www.lightpath4haiti.org speak about their work in and the trip July 25-August 1. The Mayor and Police Commissioner from Petit Goave (epic center of the... more

What makes a revolutionary: Rebroadcast of an interview with Ramona Africa about the MOVE 9, 2009. The show went on the air earlier than usual; I went with California Coalition for Women Prisoners for a Sister-to-Sister advocacy visit in... more

Mark Hopkins, director, "Living in Emergency," which opens at the Opera Plaza in San Francisco, June 4 and in New York at Sunshine is about the humanitarian organization: Doctors without Borders. Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans... more

Markus James & the Wassonrai close and celebrate the free 7th Annual Berkeley Music Festival, Sat., June 5, 2010, Telegraph Ave @ Channing Way (for information); Markus James's concert at 9:00 PM is at Ashkenaz Music and... more

African Liberation Day 2010! We feature an interview with Regina Carter, who is in town Friday, May 28, 2010, in San Francisco at the Herbst Theatre. Visit www.reginacarter.com; Malcolm X addresses the First Annual Dignity Projection... more

Dave Davidson, director, "A Place out of Time: The Bordentown School which premieres on PBS Mon., May 24, 2010, 10:00 PM local time; Carolyn Brandy, percussionist, composer, performer, and educator. Her most recent projects... more

Today we celebrate the life and legacy of El Hajj Malik El Shabazz with musician Steve Wilson, activist and MOVE member Ramona Africa with poet/teacher, Malcolm Shabazz Hoover; filmmaker, writer, educator, Chike Nwoffiah; and... more

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