African American Studies
University of Illinois
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There are many to thank: Babu, Ron Bailey, Lou Turner, William Sales, James Cone, Warren Swindell, Sarah White, John LaRose, Nii Addy, Ramon Ocasio, comrades in Peoples College and Twenty-first Century Books; students at University of Illinois, SUNY Stony Brook, Borough of Manhattan Community College, Northeastern University, University of Toledo, Free University of Berlin, University of California at Los Angeles and Santa Barbara.