Author Archives: Jeffrey L. Boney

THE BACKWARDS EDUCATION OF BLACK FOLKS.

I recently stumbled back across an article that I had read in the New York Times back in 2004 entitled, “Prison Program Turns Inmates into Intellectuals.” The article vividly stood out to me, because I remembered being fascinated at the thought of inm ...

PISSING ON “US” IS PISSING “US” OFF.

I have been a staunch opponent against several things that have decimated families and destroyed lives in the Black community for decades – mass incarceration, mandatory minimum sentencing and a fake, made-up “War on Drugs” that I have always be ...