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GRINGOLANDIA, BOOK 2: THE CLINTON MOORE THRILLER SERIES

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Share|  “…a friggin’ gringo nightmare”Irving Critchfield said that! I sure didn’t. But Irving is the main character in GringoLandia, and was commenting on his new home in Vilcabamba, so he gets his say …*****ANNOUNCEMENT — Irving just put up a facebook page. Check him out HERE.*****Fred and I recently made a working trip to Vilcabamba, site […]

Bradford Huie, Look Magazine and the Shocking Murder of Emmett Till

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“The murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till in Money, Mississippi ignited the Modern Civil Rights Movement. Unfortunately, this story is still not taught in many school history books, or the most important details are often left out.” Susan Klopfer, Emmett Till historian, speaker and author. —– FREE Emmett Till Audiobook, Who Killed Emmett Till? http://ebooksfromsusan.com —– “The […]

Historical fiction thriller takes readers into the Andes of South America; starts in New York City

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An alternative fiction novel based on the MURDERS of two Deep South, gay black lawyers. Release Set for September 2013   The Plan is an alternative history and paranormal fiction thriller by civil rights author, Susan Klopfer. Here is how Susan describes her newest book: The bond between Clinton and Joe, two gay, black lawyers (one of them, married) […]

Judyth Vary Baker was forced into early retirement from life.

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Can you imagine going into hiding as your early retirement plan? Recently I read a great true story about a woman who really hasn’t been allowed to have a typical life — the kind of life where you develop a career, marry and raise a family and then retire with your husband. It started out […]

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THE PLAN: A NOVEL  SEPTEMBER RELEASE  Street art in the Andean village of Saraguro, outside of Cuenca, Ecuadorhttp://ebooksfromsusan.com THE PLAN set for mid September release, is a MURDER MYSTERY, HISTORICAL FICTION THRILLER that opens in New York City, but quickly moves to the Deep South, and then to Ecuador for ACTION and ADVENTURE. The bond between Clinton and Joe, two gay, black lawyers (one of […]

PLEASE SHARE: eBook author posts free chapter of The Plan, honoring slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers

Susan Klopfer, author The Plan Scheduled for July, 2013 Publication http://ebooksfromsusan.com Medgar Evers, WW II veteran and former coordinator of the Mississippi NAACP who was murdered on June 12, 1963 at his Jackson home. This excerpted chapter from The Plan is presented today honoring the life and death of civil rights hero, Medgar Evers, who […]

Civil Rights and the Changing World

How history was made and how it’s being written Aaron Henry, Mississippi Civil Rights leader from Clarksdale who made a difference Recently I ran into an interesting article on the modern civil rights movement that brought important questions to light. The theme was based on a discussion of longtime social and civil rights activist, educator, […]

Fascinating Easter Show on Robert Mugabe – Zimbabwe

W.E. A.L.L. B.E. Radio: “The Truth About Mugabe: Villain or Hero???”  W.E. A.L.L. B.E. Radio: Resurrecting Black Radio one podcast at a time!!! Date: Sunday March 31, 2013 Showtime: 4pm Eastern/3pm Central/1pm Pacific  This is a 2 hour show/discussion Listen Live!!! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/weallbe/2013/03/31/we-all-be-radio-the-truth-about-mugabe-villain-or-hero Call-In & Participate!!! 646-652-4593 * Featured Guests…1.)  Filmmaker Extraordinaire Bro. Roy Agyemang Bro. Roy […]

Where In The World is Hunter Gray (John Salter)?

A special post by Hunter Gray … 3:45 PM (6 hours ago) Posted widely. I have always believed in hitting issues openly. I posted the following piece, On Being A Militant And Radical Organizer — And An Effective One, almost four months ago.  It’s increasingly obvious that, at the events commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the great Jackson Movement, I will be […]

Lil’ Wayne Blows it Big Time on Emmett Till Lyric

Memorial to Emmett Till, killed in 1955 in the Mississippi Delta NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Epic Records is going to “great efforts” to take down a new Future remix leaked over the weekend with a vulgar Lil Wayne lyric that has offended the family of Emmett Till. The New Orleans rapper made a sexual reference to […]