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Forgotten Faces: Persons of African Ancestry & 9-11

September 16, 2010

  Pilot Leroy Homer, Wife Melodie & His Daughter Laurel “I am an invisible man….I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids – and I might even be said to possess a mind. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.” Ralph Ellison: The Invisible Man  The events that […]

BWA KAYIMAN: JOURNEY “4” LIBERATION

August 14, 2010

The Haitian Revolution owes its existence to the Bwa Kayiman ceremony that took place on August 14, 1791. This date is significant not only for what it “stands for” as the most successful revolt against chattel slavery, which led Haiti to become the first independent “Black Republic” in the western world.  The very date of Bwa Kayiman was a spiritually […]