Anti-racism

Review: Farming While Black

Review: Farming While Black

Farming While Black: Soul Fire Farm’s Practical Guide to Liberation on the Land, Chelsea Green Publishing, White River Junction, Vermont, 2018, $34.95 Leah Penniman’s Farming While Black is a groundbreaking contribution to the fight for social...

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Parenting through the pandemic

Parenting through the pandemic

Does it feel like living in a fascist state on a dying planet is a lost cause at this point? It’s a serious question I don’t have an answer to. I’d like to say “no” but no matter which party is in charge, they will continue to empower the police...

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Augusta mulls new white supremacy museum

Augusta mulls new white supremacy museum

You may have recently heard about the Governor of Louisiana issuing a pardon to one Homer Plessy, an African American activist who dared challenge Jim Crow segregation in the 1890s in the Deep South. And you may have also read my previous article...

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On hypocritical MLK Day observances

On hypocritical MLK Day observances

Last week, we celebrated a spectacle of historic proportions. Politicians and leading figures around the country in every state did their best to go a whole 24 hours without mentioning a racist policy they’ve endorsed or supported. And the most...

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Tahmoor Khan speaks about racist attack in Bangor

Tahmoor Khan speaks about racist attack in Bangor

On Friday night, August 20, two individuals committed a hate crime against Tahmoor Khan and his family, spray painting racist graffiti on his car and destroying the family garden. Pine and Roses’ Todd Chretien spoke to Tahmoor to get his views on...

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