Posted on 21 March 2009.
Walter Backstrom | Letter to a young black man
By WALTER BACKSTROM
Bellevue Reporter Columnist
Mar 20 2009, 1:26 PM
It seems sometimes I grew up in a different country than you.
I grew up in a time and place where black people couldn't vote. It seems times have changed. Sometimes it seems nothing has changed.
When I tell you ...
Posted in African American History
Posted on 12 March 2009.
I too have a dream!
I usta hang out all day with my cousin, fantasizing about the day we were gonna be supa rich and famous. My cousin had a studio in the basement of his yard over on the West side of town; Powis Square. I rented a tiny room on the North side, ...
Posted in Black Britain, Black People in Europe