With the permission and support of my ancestors and community, I claim and will use the title mamisi, which means grandma auntie wise woman teacher […]

It’s ok

Frightened people are prone to a very blaming and patriarchal tone. The tone is a shield attempting to protect themselves from how small they feel […]


One of the sad developments in “new” Oakland is the almost complete elimination of the community bulletin board. Over the years in the Bay Area […]