Jesse Jackson Scourged in The Baltimore Times

Jesse Jackson Scourged in The Baltimore Times

    ChickenBones: A Journal for Literary & Artistic African-American Themes     Home        www.nathanielturner.com What Jackson contributed to black life and culture is no small matter. When he joined Martin and SCLC in 1963, he organized Chicago’s black...
Jesse Jackson Scourged in The Baltimore Times

Down on All Four in Baltimore

    ChickenBones: A Journal for Literary & Artistic African-American Themes     Home       www.nathanielturner.com Blackberry mysteries & aching secrets / bouncing ripe breasts eyed in honey lips  African hips rock healing rhythms / with flat bellies &...
Community Unrest: The Rise of Baltimore Local 1199

Community Unrest: The Rise of Baltimore Local 1199

    ChickenBones: A Journal for Literary & Artistic African-American Themes     Home      www.nathanielturner.com My introduction to many of the issues confronting working people and their unions occurred in 1959 when my father, my neighbors, and my uncles went on...
A Christian Goon Squad in Black Baltimore

A Christian Goon Squad in Black Baltimore

    ChickenBones: A Journal for Literary & Artistic African-American Themes     Home        www.nathanielturner.com These wise guys—the “Goon Squad”—Negro college men (mostly) who could appreciate poetry and oratory, or a fine turn of phrase, were at...