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#ThisIsLuv Gone Awry: When Thought Leaders Think Poorly, All of Us Suffer


  By Dr. Herukhuti On February 16th, You Belong cofounders, Wade Davis and Darnell Moore, along with, GLAAD staffer, Tiq Milan launched the #ThisIsLuv Project campaign. According to the press release, the campaign is a “multi-media campaign highlighting affirming LGBT

Whats-Love-Got-To-Do-With-It-e1350067351172
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#ThisIsLuv Gone Awry: When Thought Leaders Think Poorly, All of Us Suffer


  By Dr. Herukhuti On February 16th, You Belong cofounders, Wade Davis and Darnell Moore, along with, GLAAD staffer, Tiq Milan launched the #ThisIsLuv Project campaign. According to the press release, the campaign is a “multi-media campaign highlighting affirming LGBT

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Lotus in the Mud: Blackness, Decolonizing Yoga and Tai Chi and My Teaching Practice


By Dr. Herukhuti I started learning yoga, pranayama, tai chi chuan and chi kung when I was 14. Our school, the Temple of the White and Gold Lotus, Shrine of Amen-Ra, was housed in the parlor floor of a pre-gentrification, Bedford-Stuyvesant

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Lotus in the Mud: Blackness, Decolonizing Yoga and Tai Chi and My Teaching Practice


By Dr. Herukhuti I started learning yoga, pranayama, tai chi chuan and chi kung when I was 14. Our school, the Temple of the White and Gold Lotus, Shrine of Amen-Ra, was housed in the parlor floor of a pre-gentrification, Bedford-Stuyvesant

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Why I Stopped Teaching Yoga – My journey into spiritual, political accountability


Originally posted on moonlitmoth:
Over the past few months people have been asking me, “why did you stop writing?”. “Are you teaching anymore?” I got an email from a stranger who asked, “Where did you go?” It’s taken me months…

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Why I Stopped Teaching Yoga – My journey into spiritual, political accountability


Originally posted on moonlitmoth:
Over the past few months people have been asking me, “why did you stop writing?”. “Are you teaching anymore?” I got an email from a stranger who asked, “Where did you go?” It’s taken me months…

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Coming Out of the Doldrums: Funk and DIY Aesthetics


Originally posted on Renegade Futurism:
Clockwise from top left: Sun Ra, RAMMELLZEE and Afrikaa Bambaataa Funk is more than a music genre that reached a peak in the 1970s and 80s. Funk is a style, an aesthetic, and a creative production…

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Coming Out of the Doldrums: Funk and DIY Aesthetics


Originally posted on Renegade Futurism:
Clockwise from top left: Sun Ra, RAMMELLZEE and Afrikaa Bambaataa Funk is more than a music genre that reached a peak in the 1970s and 80s. Funk is a style, an aesthetic, and a creative production…

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Return of the Black Messiah of Groove: A Review of D’Angelo’s New Album


By dmingus Trapped inside the groove, I didn’t like that so much. He sang with that shrill voice that endears you to a man as long as that  man’s intention is fostering clarity and your complete understanding. Outside of that,  you

Black Messiah Album Cover

Return of the Black Messiah of Groove: A Review of D’Angelo’s New Album


By dmingus Trapped inside the groove, I didn’t like that so much. He sang with that shrill voice that endears you to a man as long as that  man’s intention is fostering clarity and your complete understanding. Outside of that,  you

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More Mirrors, Fewer Letters From LGBTQ Mainstream


By Dr. Herukhuti Attempting to empathize with people who have done evil is scary. To place oneself into the position of someone we think has done a major injustice is a troubling experience that most people consider unthinkable. Why would

Black Lives Matter LGBT
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More Mirrors, Fewer Letters From LGBTQ Mainstream


By Dr. Herukhuti Attempting to empathize with people who have done evil is scary. To place oneself into the position of someone we think has done a major injustice is a troubling experience that most people consider unthinkable. Why would

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A Poem for World AIDS Day 2014: Do You Remember


By Dr. Herukhuti Originally published in Conjuring Black Funk: Notes on Culture, Sexuality and Spirituality, Volume 1 Do You Remember by Herukhuti do you remember what they told us they told us “you are having sex with everyone he ever had

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A Poem for World AIDS Day 2014: Do You Remember


By Dr. Herukhuti Originally published in Conjuring Black Funk: Notes on Culture, Sexuality and Spirituality, Volume 1 Do You Remember by Herukhuti do you remember what they told us they told us “you are having sex with everyone he ever had