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September 2016

Black Women, Sexism, & YouTube pt.1

    by Alberta Parish As a woman, not only must I navigate through systemic racism, but also sexism in the black community. The social media rhetoric about black and brown women that has been…


Attica 1971… Never Forget!

    by Karima Amin For 11 years, Prisoners Are People Too, Inc. has devoted time and space to the Attica Uprising of September 1971. At our September monthly meetings, we have featured films, live…


Who Goes to Slave Quarters for Help?

  by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) After the bombing in Seaside Park, NJ and the bombing in Chelsea, a neighborhood in Manhattan, President Barack Obama called Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York; Gov. Chris…


A Farewell to Birtherism!

    by Charles M. Blow So, on Friday the Grand Wizard of Birtherism against President Obama admitted that birtherism was bunk, not by apologizing for his prominent role in the racist campaign — no,…






Hillary Speaks to the Vets

Making a Pitch for the Military Vote     by Playthell Benjamin Hillary Clinton made a campaign stop at an American Legion convention in Ohio on Wednesday, a pivotal state in the coming presidential elections. …