A carceral state is a state molded on the idea of a prison. Its what Assata Shakur was fighting against. That is why she is considered a terrorist instead of an activist. She was a Black Panther who fought against the backlash of injustice. Without knowing it we are assisting the governments power of recreating history.
Wake up or choose to continue American Dreaming. But when you do wake you wont recognize the world you live in any more. your choice will have walked out of the door.
Born in East Flatbush, Brooklyn then migrated where God and the wind blew my family. I've learned to cling to words since high school books looked like non sence. Ever since then I have been building common sense. I Graduated From DePauw university with a major in Conflict Studies.
I am the founder of an organization called S.W.A.G - Spoken Word Affecting Generations. Through that organization I have met countless of Dynamic artist who push themselves to the limit each and everyday and still manage to create timeless pieces of art. I work as an independent contracting artist that teaches the S.W.A.G- spoken word poetry & social change. Creating dynamic workshops that challenge students to develops their leadership skills, public speaking, anti-bullying, and literacy through the use of spoke word poetry.