poem: seeing

   The native girls in Winnipeg are out in plastic Winnipeg and thrown into the Assinboin the native men in Winnipeg locked out in snow and legless left in    Waiting floating sitting whitedoctors busy   nurses police and mayors look an other way

“Founding Amnesias, Africville and Ferguson” at the University of Winnipeg Wednesday, 12:30

    I am giving  the Bonnycastle Lecture at the University of Winnipeg in honor of Black History Month  Wednesday 12:30 to 2 on “Founding Amnesias: the fight against bondage and genocide from the American Revolution to Africville and Ferguson”  For those in the area, it is in 2 M70 Manitoba Hall. *** WINNIPEG’S WEEKLY URBAN …