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 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?
Words by Elise Anderson and Kokayi Nosakhere Say her name: Jazmine Barnes. The last time I had to say a … Continue reading Ashland Mother Feels Pain of Little Girl’s Death in Houston
Words by Kokayi Nosakhere On December 1 – how ironic – once again, evidence of how deeply embedded the concepts … Continue reading Message to Black America’s Allies as 2018 Comes to a Close
Words by Melchisedek El Shalom On Thursday, December 6, 2018, at 12:32 pm, as a part of an investigation by … Continue reading Arrested Young Man Seeks Copy of APD Report Findings
Words by a Mother Named Heather, who lives in Ashland, Oregon: Disclaimer: She writes these words, however, please hear this … Continue reading Concerned White Mother: “I Am Afraid!” Speaks Out on APD’s Wrongful Arrest