Traveling to MercyLand

A conversation with musician, artist, & author Phil Madeira INTERVIEW BY AL TIZON | PAINTINGS BY PHIL MADEIRA So much trouble, so much pain. I want to heal the blind and cure the lame. I want every man and woman to claim some dignity, so let’s you and me take each other’s hands. let’s travel […]

Fighting the U.S. Caste Culture

Is our criminal justice system about crime prevention, rehabilitation, or social control? Michelle Alexander speaks the hard truth. Interview by Harold Dean Trulear The dreadful legacy of the slave trade still haunts us in this country—and still requires brave souls to point the way to a world that recognizes the equality and dignity of all […]