The Scarcity Model of 21st century Akkkademia Part #1

Editors Note:Captain is a poverty, race and gender skolar in family with POOR Magazine/PoorNewsNetwork. She has entered Akkkademia to get the "paper" for her family and community because in our current system jobs and access to resources are tied to the institutional paper trail. This is the beginning of a series about her walk into this fire. 

Bilingual Education as it Relates to African Americans: The Ebonics Debate

March 13, 2012

Reprinted from the San Francisco Bay View (March 9, 2012)


Community Newsroom/Sala comunitaria @ POOR Magazine- January 2012

Community Newsroom/Sala Comunitaria in January 2012- Featured Juliana "jewels" Smith, creator of (H)afro-centric: the comic and Frederick Douglas Cloy- author, teacher and mestizaje revolutionary

Say Al--Is that you?

Say Al--is that you?

Someone's sprinklin' water & rose petals
on the baby buddha's birthday
& another millennium has passed
Say Al--is that you?

Senior University and Senior Survival School Present: Senior and Disability Advocacy Class

Tue, 03/13/2012 - 1:41pm - 2:41pm

Come learn about resources like transportation and benefit programs in San Francisco, offer feedback to agency representatives, and practice advocacy skills.

This is a class for both people familiar with Senior Survival School or Senior University, and for those who have found us for the first time.  It will be team-led by Pi Ra and Sarah Jarmon.  Healthy snacks provided.  Spanish interpretation available.


this place is a palace that holds king and queens

brothers and sisters and warriors and not. The palace

was born on ancestors ground and they guide us.

We love and support and give housing and care in

this palace, that's why we call it homefulness


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