Courting Change?

This past Wednesday (July 17) , I attended a meeting at the Ford Foundation entitled Courting Change, the first in a series of gatherings to mark the 50th anniversary of the civil rights movement and look to the road ahead.  While the theme is right on, it’s a been a week of so much regression that it’s hard to not just wring hands …

Open season on black boys after a verdict like this

Cameroon’s Eric Lembembe: Gay rights activist ‘murdered’

ACT UP is Back With July 17 Protest

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PS, Over a lunch discussion b/w Dolores Huerta and Harry Belafonte, I learned about the Jay-Z / Harry Belafonte brouhaha

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