Friday Nite Videos | February 12, 2021
Written and performed by lyricist Alfred Howard. Inspired by an encounter Alfred had with an audience member after he read a piece called "Definition of Patriotism" at an anti-war protest, this poem explores the many things that unite us as a human race.
"Daydreaming" performed by poet Khamal Iwuanyanwu of Get Lit from Big Bowl of Ideas on Vimeo at the 2019 MLK Tribute Breakfast sponsored by the LA County Federation of Labor.
'Bluesologist' Gil Scott-Heron asks, 'What's the word from Johannesburg? They tell me our brothers over there are defyin' the Man' in the youth uprising of 1976. 'We all need to be strugglin' if we're goin' to be free.'
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