On the heels of Thanksgiving– and for most of the holiday season we will be confronted by many of the frustrations of everyday life– the mini-deaths we all suffer: heavy traffic, mother-in-laws, the competing pressures of over consumption and under realized dreams, the inevitable challenges of the unknown. These confrontations seem to escalate from the […]
Please check out the recording of Jackie Sumell’s Tulane Lecture 10/2013 as she critiques a system that does not allow for the possibility of justice, or the beauty of miracles. POWER TO THE PEOPLE!
Please listen to Jackie talk about Restorative Justice in the wake of Herman Wallace. #StopSolitary All Power to the People!
I had the great privilege of visiting with Albert Woodfox this weekend which is always an inspiring exercise in dialectics. As many of you know Albert is kept in solitary confinement at David Wade Correctional Facility which is in Homer, Louisiana. The drive to Wade is as difficult as it gets, it takes over 6 […]
Read about Jackie in the College of Charleston Alumni Magazine, get inspired, get involved– let’s build this house together! “When life is edited by tragedy, when the bullshit is pushed aside, when we have nothing left to connect with but our humanness people are amazing. There is ineffable good in the wake of life […]
Check out Jackie’s lecture & exhibition schedule It’s a work in progress but we want to ensure as many people as possible contribute to the momentum of this project, so that collectively we can end solitary confinement. #StopSolitary #PowertothePeople
Herman’s House & Jackie Sumell were featured on WWNO’s Morning program with Laine Kaplan Levenson. Check it out here. Power to the People.
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Dont forget to join us on Monday October 21s, Tulane University @8pm, for a lecture hosted by TUCP/ Directions…. I Wish the Indians Won…. a discussion on how the oversimplification of magic reduces us to binary identification & hatred. Power to the People.
Herman had a transformative power that enabled him to survive the impossible with compassion and kindness. Take the resonance of his voice, his power, and his legacy to transform your anger into justice for the last remaining member of the Angola 3 behind bars. Please stay tuned into Herman’s house events and the ongoing struggle […]