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Defying Convention

Defying Convention

Posted by Pete on Feb 23rd 2021

Born today in 1868, W.E.B. Du Bois remains an icon of black and radical history in the US...On 28th August 1963, about 250,000 Americans took part in Dr King’s March on Washington.It was one of the gr … read more

Nothing can be Changed Until it is Faced

Posted by Pete on Aug 2nd 2020

Born today in 1924, James Baldwin was driven from the US by its entrenched racism but he never gave up the dream of an American society in which all could be at peace and thrive. "To be a Negro … read more

Óscar Romero: On The Side Of The People

Posted by Pete on Mar 23rd 2020

Forty years ago, the Salvadoran Archbishop Óscar Romero was assassinated by a right-wing militant. He remains a shining example of the radical potential of Christian values. There have always been t … read more