On July 24, The NUWU team of Fawn Douglass, A.B. Wilkinson, PhD, and Michael Collins talked about the Cultural Arts and Activism Complex in the Huntridge area of downtown Las Vegas that works to uplift all communities through strengthening cultural knowledge and identity through the arts, activism, and education. The conversation ended with a quick look at AB's new book - Blurring the Lines of Race and Freedom: Mulattoes and Mixed Bloods in English Colonial America.
On June 27, Erika Washington, Executive Director of Make It Work Nevada, and I discussed the book: CASTE: The Origins of Ours Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson. The book explains that while caste systems exist globally, it achieves its most violent manifestation in the treatment of American Blacks.