Words by Kokayi Nosakhere On the Southern Oregon University campus a sign exists promoting an upcoming series of events entitled: … Continue reading Light for Ashland: White Identity Matters
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 Friday, December 7, Ashland’s local newspaper, The Ashland Daily Tidings, published a short editorial praising … Continue reading The Necessity of Teaching Blackness to a Black Child in Southern Oregon
Words by Kokayi Nosakhere “Speak in terms the people can understand,” Minister Malcolm X taught us. The people are programmed … Continue reading The Challenge in Mississippi: Can Segregationists Be Taught a Better Way?
I wish she was taught in American public schools. I’d call her the Notorious JHM. Or, something catchy, so that … Continue reading The Value of Teaching Juliette Hampton Morgan to American Children