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Poetry Corner: Tactics of Protest

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Entrenched in my beliefs,

Willing to sacrifice,

We’re not playing guess who unwilling to lose.

We’ve adapted and changed since the era of the Civil Rights days,

A little less patient with a bit more rage,

Revolutionary principles so raw.
Martin and Malcolm taught us valuable lessons,

Add the panthers Bobby and Huey showed us the blueprint in how to move.

400 years a slave is enough,

Maybe looking to our ancestors killed for no reason is the last straw,

So now we appropriate disobeying yours and making our own laws.

Evan Wheeler hails from Camden, NJ. Most know him as Huey X, which is his selected born again name. It was selected by his love of Huey P Newton and Malcolm X who he follows for their beliefs and looks up to as his mentors. Huey is a well educated brother by the standards of college, as well as being a self taught activist and revolutionary through his experiences in life. He also thinks of himself as an entrepreneur being involved in so many different fields that include: poetry, writing, youth advocacy, business development, investing, and production. He is, “Always looking to advance the culture & legacy ".

Evan Wheeler hails from Camden, NJ. Most know him as Huey X, which is his selected born again name. It was selected by his love of Huey P Newton and Malcolm X who he follows for their beliefs and looks up to as his mentors. Huey is a well educated brother by the standards of college, as well as being a self taught activist and revolutionary through his experiences in life. He also thinks of himself as an entrepreneur being involved in so many different fields that include: poetry, writing, youth advocacy, business development, investing, and production. He is, “Always looking to advance the culture & legacy ".

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