On "What Do We Tell Our Children?"
In these difficult, dangerous times of bigotry and intolerance, what we tell our children begins with what we tell ourselves. I take my counsel from grandfather told me:
"Let no one contaminate your mind."
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GLORY DAYS-IN-CONCERT: a musical tribute to the African American experience
Inspired by my book, Glory Days: 365 Inspired Moments in African American History, Glory Days-in-Concert, is multimedia performance piece for church or college choir, actors, and dancers. Deciphering the words and haunting melodies of the Spirituals (now known to have been codes of the Underground Railroad); we bring that legacy forward through gospel, soul, jazz and HipHop. A rousing multigenerational tribute to the ancestors and modern-day spirits in this time of #BlackLivesMatter.
RACE: A NORTHERN SCHOOL DESEGREGATION PIONEER SPEAKS OUT
Making America segregated again: race, gender, immigration, and police brutality in the era of Donald Trump.
Crossing swords with history to preserve, protect, and defend your righteous mind.
BYLINE: JANUS ADAMS
An open-mike Q&A on hot-button issues and contemporary events
KNOW WHEN TO LEAVE THE PLANTATION
Everything I need to know I learned aboard The Underground Railroad.
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Glory Days In-Concert