Words by Hannah Mayree Here in the Rogue Valley, so many artists travel through, many get lost in the sheer … Continue reading Introducing the Black Banjo Reclamation Project
Words by Kokayi Nosakhere Taking advantage of a Spring-like break in Ashland’s winter weather, two Black Student Union (BSU) members … Continue reading Explaining Microaggressions to Ashland’s Neo-Liberal Ears
Southern Oregon University psychology major, Zhawen Wahpepah, a 26 year old Native woman of diverse tribal ancestry, sat down and … Continue reading Learning New Cultural Boundaries in 2019’s America
Words by Kokayi Nosakhere “White America is a dying tribe.” Most White Americans recoil at those words, experiencing a shock … Continue reading Rep. Steve King: The Teacher America Needs
Words by Kokayi Nosakhere Say his name: Andre Cartel Gladen. “At this time, we have not heard anything from the … Continue reading Legally Blind, Mentally Ill and Dead in South Portland
Words by Kokayi Nosakhere His reaction was exaggerated; choosing to play to the crowd gathered to document their experience with … Continue reading The Proper Handling of an Oregonian Nazi
Words by Kokayi Nosakhere As someone who proudly identifies himself as a Black nationalist, I struggle with the social perception … Continue reading Justice, Or Else: Is Separation the Only Solution to America’s Racial Divide?