It's Time to Breathe
On the day that George Floyd died, after desperately pleading to regain ownership of his breath, many black people stopped breathing...
"We Are Our Own Victory!"
My Voice Is More Than Just My Own
I Am Eternally Indebted to My Elders and Ancestors Who Made My Journey Possible
This is a blog that is intentionally designed to offer insight, education, and to create dialogue about a a very important topic regarding an exquisite group of people. Views are my own based on my personal, educational, and professional experiences. Below, I will continue to share a myriad of resources that give voice to the black experience.
The Souls of Black Folk ~ W.E.B. DuBois
Post-Traumatic Slave Syndrome ~ Dr. Joy DeGruy
White Rage ~ Carol Anderson
The Cross and the Lynching Tree ~ James H. Cone
Black Theology & Black Power ~ James H. Cone
Shifting: The Double Lives of Black Women in America ~ Charisse Jones & Kumea Shorter-Gooden, PhD
Urban Trauma ~ Dr. Maysa Akbar