Thomas Jefferson spent years raping his slave Sally Hemings. A new novel treats their relationship as a love story.

A new historical novel about Thomas Jefferson is raising eyebrows. Stephen O’Connor’s Thomas Jefferson Dreams of Sally Hemings, which came out on Tuesday, is about our third president’s relationship with Sally Hemings, his slave. DNA evidence has proved that Jefferson and Hemings had six children together while Jefferson kept Hemings enslaved — and Jefferson also enslaved their children, freeing … More Thomas Jefferson spent years raping his slave Sally Hemings. A new novel treats their relationship as a love story.

April 29th – JASMINE MANS + Special guest: Paul Harrison Jr.

Performing as a Special guest on Friday April 29th 2016 at 87 4th ave Brooklyn, NY with JASMINE MANS as a special guest is Paul Harrison Jr. Those who come to the Den often are find themselves admirers of this man and his work. Paul is a Poet’s Poet. He uses his pen like a … More April 29th – JASMINE MANS + Special guest: Paul Harrison Jr.

April 29 – JASMINE MANS + Special Guest: I.S. Jones

Performing as a Special Guest on Friday, April 29th at 87 4th Ave. Brooklyn, NY: I.S. JONES: A young Poet, Writer and Author. She has written for blogs like Upcoming Hip Hop and others. She can be found writing or performing at various lounges and events in NYC. She is a Woman who writes poems filled … More April 29 – JASMINE MANS + Special Guest: I.S. Jones

We Are Days Away From Our Next Event!!!

We are one week away from Thee Open Discussion.  Street Poets Artistry Collective presents Thee Open Discussion: Talk & Revival Vol. 1 happening at 1094 Broadway Brooklyn, New York (J train) 7pm-12a on Friday, January 29th 2016. Sign ups for #TheeOpenMic end at 8pm. Keynote Speaker: Quindell Evans, Featured Artist: Danny Severance & the Pink Slips, Q&A … More We Are Days Away From Our Next Event!!!

6 BUSINESS RULES FOR ALPHA WOMEN

Excellent read from Brittani Hunter!!! – The Street Blogger “You are way too talented not to be achieving your full potential.” – Gabrielle Deculus  In 2015, I experienced many high and lows which ranged from receiving a bomb promotion and an increase in my salary, to ending up in a financial hell hole and experiencing personal insecurities. Despite … More 6 BUSINESS RULES FOR ALPHA WOMEN

About Our Keynote Speaker: Quindell Evans (January 29th 2016)

Peace Powerful People! Thank you again for joining me here for a episode of giving you moor! Seriously, his name is Quindell Evans and this brother will our keynote speaker for the night at THEE OPEN DISCUSSION: Talk & Revival Vol. 1. A biography is presented as proof of credibility. This way you understand the … More About Our Keynote Speaker: Quindell Evans (January 29th 2016)

Sillage X Food For The Horn X #BklynOpenMic

#StreetPoetNews: Sillage  presents… Food For The Horn June 28th 4pm – 7pm National Opera Center (in Chelsea)  330 7th Ave. New York, New York   Street Poet, Sillage is apart of board of directors for a non profit organization called ‘Be Gr8 Foundation’. Her organization is set to hold their signature OPEN MIC and workshop … More Sillage X Food For The Horn X #BklynOpenMic