Ladies and gentlemen the time is getting so close to these poems I can taste it! The doors will open at 8p. The sign up list for #TheeOpenMic is CLOSED at 9p. JASMINE MANS will be taking the stage at … Continue reading Artist, Jasmine Mans LIVE in #BROOKLYN this FRIDAY.
Written by: Kelley Davidson Once slavery was abolished in 1865, manufacturers scrambled to find other sources of cheap labor—and because the 13th amendment banned slavery (except as punishment for crimes), they didn’t have to look too far. Prisons and big … Continue reading These 7 Household Names Make a Killing Off of the Prison-Industrial Complex
How To Be A Poet ( Wendell Berry ) Make a place to sit down. Sit down. Be quiet. You must depend upon affection, reading, knowledge, skill—more of each than you have—inspiration, work, growing older, patience, for patience joins time … Continue reading How To Be A Poet (Poetry)
WrittenInPain will be a Special Guest in the Street Poets Den on Friday April 29th 2016. The man is a story teller and a lyrical genius. He presents his poetry on a daily basis. Writteninpain also has a radio show … Continue reading April 29th- JASMINE MANS + Special Guest: WRITTENINPAIN
This video was uploaded yesterday and holds more truth than many people know and yet are not prepared to understand. The society in which we live in does not seem to be in the favor of prosperity of its people, … Continue reading Free Tuition Vs. Debt (Video)
May May will be a special guest in the Street Poets Den on Friday April 29th 2016. May May is lyrical giant. This Poet is one that brings words to life, she is a patient performer, she will engage you … Continue reading April 29th- JASMINE MANS + Special guest: May May
Baltimore’s new housing plan could provide a form of neighborhood uplift that benefits communities, not developers. By: Michelle Chen Source: thenation.com Last year, the death of Freddie Grey in police cusody, put his neighborhood in a tragic spotlight, highlighting an … Continue reading Can Neighborhoods Be Revitalized Without Gentrifying Them?
Consciously Speakking will be performing in the Street Poets Den on Friday April 29th at 87 4th Ave. Brooklyn, New York. This is a brother of knowledge and presentation. He will deliver his word in a fashion that will capture … Continue reading April 29th – JASMINE MANS + Special Guest: Consciously Speakking