#WCW – Haika Grosman

Written by Neima Barzel "Haika Grosman was born in Bialystok on November 20, 1919. She was the third and youngest child of Nahum (1890–1942) and Leah (née Apelbaum) Grosman (1891–Treblinka, August 1943), a member of a wealthy family imbued with Jewish tradition and culture, living in a city half of whose residents (about sixty thousand)... Continue Reading →

De-Fund the Dakota Access Pipeline on Sacred Sioux Lands

The Army Corps is skipping the 14-day notification period and intend to grant the easement needed to drill no earlier than 24 hours after delivery of their Notice of Intent. Further threats to the water are clearly imminent. When the easement is granted, we're asking for mass-distributed actions in support of water protectors and the... Continue Reading →

Gender, Sex and Sexuality: What’s the Difference?

Understanding Gender: For many people, the terms “gender” and “sex” are used interchangeably, and thus incorrectly. This idea has become so common, particularly in western societies, that it is rarely questioned. We are born, assigned a sex, and sent out into the world. For many people, this is cause for little, if any dissonance. Yet... Continue Reading →

The MOVE Organization

 Belief and Practice The MOVE Organization is a family of strong, serious, deeply committed revolutionaries founded by a wise, perceptive, strategically minded Black man named JOHN AFRICA. The principle of our belief is explained in a collection of writings we call “The Guidelines,” authored by JOHN AFRICA. To honor our beloved Founder, and acknowledge the... Continue Reading →

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: What Is It?

  Definition PTSD is a disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event. It is natural to feel afraid during and after a traumatic situation. Fear triggers many split-second changes in the body to help defend against danger or to avoid it. This “fight-or-flight” response is a typical... Continue Reading →

“Rise: An Anthology of Power and Unity”

“The launch event for Rise (an anthology of Power and Unity) will be held on Sunday, February 26th, 4:30p-6:30p @ Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center (681 Venice Blvd. Venice, CA 90291). All are welcome. Advanced sales are now taking place online for a special rate of only $15 (will be $25 upon publication). To order... Continue Reading →

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