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Black Disabled South African College Student, Kanyisa Ntombini, Talks About Student Protests On Campuses & Moore! sticky icon

(Leroy Moore’s Note:  As you know Krip-Hop Nation have been connecting with musicians/activists with disabilities around the world for years especially in Africa and Krip-Hop Nation will be touring South Africa in November-December 10th.  Leroy has been following the protests on college campuses in South Africa especially at University of Cape Town with disabled activist, Kanyisa Ntombini who have been organizing Black disabled poor students around disability justice issue on that campus.  Kanyisa recorded an update for Krip-Hop Nation & Poor Magazine.  B

Out in the Cold By a Place Called Home

With the deadly COVID 19 disease running out of control in the United States and no viable cure in sight, millions of Americans are faced with an uncertain future as poverty steadily rises at an exodus rate.  Due to pay cuts or income loss a

The Privilege of Breathing in Poverty

(Listen to the podcast of this piece piece by clicking here)
 

Naked Black/Brown Disabled Men Shot By Police has a long history (Here is my short list. Please add to it if you know any cases.)

I posted this in 2018 now in 2020 we have Daniel Prude!!
 
2018 Adam Trammell in Milwaukee, WI.
2018  David Joseph, Austin, TX.
2018 Selorm Ohene Boston, MA.
2018 Marcus-David Peters Richmond, VA.
2016 David Joseph Austin, TX.
2016 Alan Pean Houston, TX.
2015 Anthony Hill ATL.
2010 Reginald Doucet, Jr. LA.  CA.
2001, an African American schizophrenic man, Bruce Seward  Howard, CA

They came for us in the morning: What prison officials don’t want you to know about the raid on 200+ incarcerated Black people at Soledad

Emmett Till, the Scottsboro Boys, the Central Park 5, and the list goes on. The ramifications of being falsely accused of a crime in America can be, and often has been, deadly for Black people.

Mask Rage

We are all too familiar with the term “Road Rage,” an expression used to sugarcoat the inability for drivers to share the road in a safe manner and with common sense without injuring or killing one another. “Road Rage” is a stupid excuse for people with too much “entitlement” issues and not enough accountability being held for people behaving badly.

Re-Caging A Healer, Teacher, Mentor

*** Update: At the last kkkort Date JV was Still Held in the Kage on No Bail- His Next Kort Date is SEptember 14th and Letters DO MATTER - Please keep writing them or if you havenent written one yet please do! 

The Story-

Joey Villareal, a true community leader, teacher, author and what we at POOR Magazine call, a Poverty scholar is back in a kage.(jail ) being held on No Bail in Santa Clara County Jail.

The story of a girl who thought she had nobody- First Nations Mama Poetry Series on Depression

Dark, alone, empty
Depressed, bitter, angry
Darkness consumes my hurting heart
I feel like I'm left all alone while my life is falling apart

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