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TerrenceCraft Terrence Craft

http://www.terrencecraft.com

Terrence Alonzo Craft is an African American poet, writer, musician, photographer, and orator from Chicago, IL. Channeling his life experiences into the written word, Craft published his debut collection of poetry, entitled "The Seed Bridge" in 2016. He has worked in education, social-emotional counseling, and community development, for nationally funded nonprofits and in the nation’s fourth largest public school system.


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Black Queer & Trans Rights Are A Part of Black Liberation

By now, you have no doubt read about or seen Kim Burrell’s homophobic rant, which has taken her from being a fixture in Gospel music to being a national topic for all the wrong reasons. A prodigiously gifted singer, Burrell’s gritty alto tone and instrument-like vocal runs ushered in a new style of singing in Gospel, and even earned the admiration of the late Whitney...

When woke is not enough

Our generation has given rise to a new word to represent social consciousness; “woke”. I first heard the term on Erykah Badu’s 2008 song “Master Teachers”, and it has since become emblematic for the enlightenment achieved when the mind awakens from ignorance. The term is a label worn with pride. To be "woke" is a desired intellectual attribute....

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