Photo: ‘we free’ at Gibney Dance Credit: Scott Shaw Pictured: Courtney Cook, Italy Welton, and Marguerite Hemmings We free is applied freedom. It is active liberation. It is a practice of trusting the unseen, undocumented, the unwritten. We free is a multimedia endeavor that first and foremost concerns itself with the reparation of the African…… Continue reading To the study of the moment: ‘we free’, traps, and other philosophies
#buyblackfor30: cheap, to-go, and belly loving spots
FIRST OF ALL, BEFORE ANY OTHER TALK OF FAST CHEAP ACCESSIBLE DELICIOUS FOOD SPOTS OWNED BY BLACK PEOPLE… GOLDEN KRUST. A black owned chain. And the thing that has been keeping me sane during this challenge. I’ve been KILLING this one by union square. And there’s one in midtown by Penn Station toooooo . This day…… Continue reading #buyblackfor30: cheap, to-go, and belly loving spots
#buyblackfor30: i wanna live in a black-owned building/it’s time to sue everyone
landlords are still trying it. treating us like we, deadass, don’t matter. and it’s making me so angry (er). K. So when people keep trying you, this is what happens!: 1. you pretend you’re in a rap battle with them in the wee hours of the morning where you are drake and they are meek mills…… Continue reading #buyblackfor30: i wanna live in a black-owned building/it’s time to sue everyone
#buyblackfor30: Sugar Bar, lit or nah?
https://youtu.be/rX6pdqWP1fw lit. Sugar Bar NYC is lit. GO!!!! and buying black is feeling like fam. Thoughts on Sugar Bar? Thoughts on how our ideas of service and timeliness can be perpetuating white supremacy and domination?
#buyblack30: blackness is so expansive!
aaaaaaaand so expensive. I identify as poor. I’m defining poor, here, as not having any freaking money lmao. Generationally. Generational poverty. Just that. Because duh I encounter abundance of infinite resources, support, and blazing love in every millisecond of every day, but on this material cream get the money dolla dolla bill level, it’s a coooonstant…… Continue reading #buyblack30: blackness is so expansive!
#buyblackfor30 day 2 : research
Day 2 I invested in the black business that is my black body. Drawing. Journaling. Womb clearing. And also another way to say I needed to buy groceries and pharmacy items (pads) but I didn’t know where I could go since i started this challenge without doing a lick of research. so I had to…… Continue reading #buyblackfor30 day 2 : research