The Common Good

Danny Duncan Collum

Danny Duncan Collum, a Sojourners contributing writer, teaches writing at Kentucky State University in Frankfort, Kentucky. His novel White Boy was recently published by Apprentice House.

Articles by Danny Duncan Collum

Maybe young black men with transformed intellects isn't what the educational-industrial complex wants.

Seven words the FCC needs to hear this summer.

"See," we tell ourselves, "we were so good once. How bad could we really be?"

The problem is not with the ark, but with the ark mentality it represents.

The glory of the FAME studio had its roots in the deep shame of rural Southern poverty.