Juneteenth (Black History 365)

Welcome readers to another entry to my Black History 365 series where I present historical events in black history some that are well known and others that are not acknowledged enough for younger generations to be aware of. With that said, this post will explain the significance and history behind Juneteenth. Juneteenth is an unofficial […]

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Riot Ready

“And I must say tonight that a riot is the language of the unheard. And what is it America has failed to hear? … It has failed to hear that the promises of freedom and justice have not been met. And it has failed to hear that large segments of white society are more concerned […]

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Freedom Flight

Captive and lost in time  A prey to a chain link oppression  Freedom to reach everywhere and at any time was once a formality Pain and courage silenced by cold steel  Blessings of a spring gust  Brought momentum to push forth from the adversity  Now this flightless bird has awoken now To begin once again […]

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Clocked in enslavement

Racism will never die, and apparently some individuals still want slavery to exist. Readers discretion is advised – Strong language is used in my commentary So, this news story begins in South Carolina and what I’m going to present to you will make you irate. Even though the perpetrator in this crime was punished, the […]

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Awaken

Awaken and organize the ones that are and were lead astray from all that time being asleep during the struggle. © TheRhymeRula

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The end was in the beginning

This is a poem I wrote that is inspired by the masterpiece novel that I finished reading this past week titled Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison. This is not an in dept recap of the events in detail, so there are no spoilers or anything given away explicitly. You would have to read the book […]

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Blossoming under grey skies

A ravishing violet flower began to bloom and extend its petals to the sky, Oblivious to its own beauty, These violet petals would blossom and spread its illumination even under dismal skies of grey, Bypassing nature laws and proving it wrong, It learned to smoothly enter the earth and breath in its fresh air, The […]

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