More About Rashid
Rashid Darden is the author of Birth of a Dark Nation, first in a series of novels about African vampires brought to America during the transatlantic slave trade.
He also wrote the black LGBT novels Lazarus, Covenant, and Epiphany. His volume of poetry is called The Life and Death of Savion Cortez.
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Negritude Republic is an idea that developed in distinct ways in different countries due, in part, to language, culture, and the political climate.
I wanted to create a brand that in some way would kind of embrace those diversity and celebration of shared black heritage and then work them into apparel for everyone to wear, in a similar way that brands I look up to have done. -BlackDice
Like a good neighbor, State Farm is there!
”Women, if the soul of the nation is to be saved, I believe that you must become its soul.”
(Coretta Scott King as quoted in Daughters of the Promised Land, Women in American History (1970) by Page Smith)
Coretta Scott King (1927-2006) was a social justice warrior, civil rights leader, anti-war and anti-poverty activist, and proponent of equal rights for the gay community. (more…)
I wonder if other races watch Oscars to see how many people that look like them win.
If you choose not to go through a underground process will others treat you differently, or have less respect for you?
Short answer is YES.
Now of course they shouldn’t because there are plenty of people who pledge hard underground, cross and aren’t about anything. Some never graduate. Now with that being said going thru an underground process may change you in ways you can’t even imagine some good and some bad. Even though I had an underground process and personally did not want to come in any other way. Its not for everyone. But just know if you want respect you will have to earn it at some point.
Being paper never killed anybody. Can’t stress this enough.
No to mention, some orgs’ official process is no cakewalk either.