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Jason Fleming-El, Astrologer, Black, African American, Progressive, sagmind, SagittarianMind

Why the diversity scholarships at NORWAC 2015 matter

This year I have the honor of presenting on “Jupiter returns” at the Northwest Astrology Conference from May 21st – 25th.   As you can see from the list of speakers, I’m the only person of color on the roster. This has often been the case for the conferences at which I speak. However, this can […]


“Selma”

“Selma” by Samuel F. Reynolds (From the Mountain Astrologer blog) Dr. Martin Luther King, played by David Oyelowo in “Selma,” marches along Selma’s Edmund Pettus bridge for the first march after “Bloody Sunday,” an event that occurred two days earlier and riveted the world’s attention with images of the police brutality against peaceful, unarmed protesters. […]

Selma, 1965, Martin Luther King, Civil Rights, African American, astrology, astrologer, moon in Pisces, Sun in Capricorn, Capricorn, Taurus, social change, activism, Oyelowo,

12 Years a Slave: A Slave to Image Over Emotion

12 Years a Slave: A Slave to Image Over Emotion Why a film that should have been exceptional is soulless and sadomasochistic  by DAR ALEXANDER Jan 19, 2015 Within the first few seconds of 12 Years a Slave, I was struck by the familiarity of the music, confirming my suspicion that Hans Zimmer, my most beloved composer of all time, is […]