On “Freedom Reads”

by Stephen Wilson I recently saw an advertisement/announcement about Reginald Dwayne Betts's Freedom Reads Project. I am truly disappointed. They state: "Recognizing the hunger for more books in prison and the community-building potential of libraries, we are collaborating with the leaders of the Departments of Corrections to bring Freedom Libraries I to multiple prison in … Continue reading On “Freedom Reads”

The Currency of Credibility

by Pierre Pinson and Safear Don't mistake elected and appointed officials as the only politicians. Politicians don't always dress in suits or roll in motorcades. Some dress in flannels and chant the latest revolutionary slogans. Unfortunately, there are many of them lurking in revolutionary movements. It's possible there may be a politician in your abolitionist … Continue reading The Currency of Credibility