When the holy man was asked, “How should we treat others?” His reply was, “There are no others.”

On the second Tuesday of May I finally made it to my first meeting of S.U.R.J. Buffalo. They are an organization of white folks showing up for racial justice. Since I first heard of them some months ago, I’ve wanted to make it to one of their meetings to find out who they are andContinue reading “When the holy man was asked, “How should we treat others?” His reply was, “There are no others.””

Black Panther: The Bigger Picture In The BIG Picture

The much-anticipated Marvel superhero movie Black Panther opened February 16, 2018, as an absolute cultural phenomenon in the U.S. What was driving all this unrivaled buzz? Comic books are big, big business. “Eight-year-old boys with their allowance money aren’t what’s keeping these doors open,” says Emil Novak, owner of the 50-year-old Buffalo comic book stalwartContinue reading “Black Panther: The Bigger Picture In The BIG Picture”