A Letter From the Sunken Place

This is not a film review of Jordan Peele’s “Get Out.” If you have not seen the…


Thoughts on Rep. Karl Oliver's Comments

Recently, Rep. Karl Oliver from my home state of Mississippi invited us back to…


Remembering Emmett Till and the Continuing Pursuit of Justice

On August 24th, 1955, in Money, MS, the trajectory of a young man’s life…


His Name Is David Banner: Godbox Lecture Series

I recently attended the “#GodBox” lecture series hosted by rapper, David…


Ben and Barack: What It Means To Be Black In America

Way down south in Mississippi, I find myself thinking about eating breakfast…