Hey Beautiful People,   I hope your summer was remarkable. Things have heated up since I last posted in regards to social justice. What stands out is the Colin Kapernick situation. This man is still unemployed, and it seems that the owners want nothing to do with him. If we look at the statistics, Kapernick… Read more »

Back 2 School Mix

  Hey Y’all, As we come to the end of another summer, I decided to put together a Back 2 School Mix for motivation and therapy.  I hope that you dig this mix, please send feedback.  This music is our historical soundtrack; I truly believe that if we take a microscopic look at the origin… Read more »

Music For The Movement @ TRAUE SPECIAL ISSUE

  Hello Folks, Wishing everyone success and fulfillment as we embrace the second part of our summer journey.  Theory, Research, And Action in Urban Education (TRAUE) gave me the opportunity to showcase a couple of my new records last semester, “Cross The Line,” & “Racism You Gotta Go.” The concepts in these songs represent the… Read more »

Humanities Heart Looking For New Contributions!!

            Hello, I hope your summer is going well.  We are looking to feature NEW poetry, photography, music, and articles as we enter the Fall 2017 semester.  Please contact us if you have anything you would like to contribute to our publication.  Remember, we are the voice of the community!! Peace… Read more »

Talking Public Education With Stephen Brier

As we approach the end of another semester, Stephen Brier was gracious enough to grant me an interview that focused on the history of public education in the New York City area. Dr. Brier, an accomplished educator, speaks of his influencers, his professional life, and how he maintains balance as he manages a heavy workload…. Read more »


On March 25, 2017 our community came together to support the integration of the United States and Cuba.  The National Conference for the Full Normalization of US-Cuban Relations was held at Fordham University School of Law.  Issues such as ending various sanctions against Cuba (economic, financial, and travel), were discussed.  The bottom line is that… Read more »

The Morris Justice Project Works To Annihilate ‘Stop and Frisk!’

As I continue to share my thoughts and views on police brutality.  I was invited to a demonstration at Columbia University last week that featured a presentation about police reform from a group called the Morris Justice Project.  This project has been in existence for the last 6 years and this group has made tremendous… Read more »

Black Spades Speak Out Against The Slander Of Afrika Bambaataa

In a day and age where rumors run rapid in inner city communities, allegations against hip hop legend Afrika Bambaataa seem unreal. Most of us consider Bambaataa’s Planet Rock one of the major influences, in a B-boy driven era, that birth a new culture and lifestyle in American history. Personally I believe that a man… Read more »

Can we obtain Social Justice through Soul Food?

In a world where people are constantly concerned about their diets, Michael Twitty is examining social justice through food. Twitty a culinary historian, based in Washington D.C., suggests that we preserve the heritage, of what most of us refer to as, “Soul Food.” Twitty investigates the battered past of his ancestors, and how food played… Read more »

Vote For Justice!!

Good Morning, As we deal with trying times, I was inspired to write this song dedicated to the many lives that have been lost due to police brutality.  As of last year, when I wrote this record, 194 lives had been taken due to police brutality.  Brotha’s and Sista’s this has to be stopped.  If… Read more »

  • Intern For Social Justice

    Looking for interns for Social Justice (writers, editors, photographers, videographers, etc.) If interested please email reply to: jsuttles[a]gc[dot]cuny[dot]edu (please insert Intern in the subject line).