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‘GIMMIE MINES – REPARATIONS’ and EVOLUTIONARY BLUES

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‘GIMMIE MINES – REPARATIONS’  presented by DA COTTON PICKAS is a film about reparations: why it is owed, who decided a payment should be made, when that decision was made, why it has not been paid, why society feels it has and why some feel descendants of slaves don’t deserve compensation. Opponents of reparations argue that … Continued


Keyboardist Dr. Bernie Worrell was one of the greatest living musicians.  A child prodigy, the Plainfield New Jersey born genius trained at Juilliard and the New England Conservatory of Music.  He is the mastermind behind nearly every song by George Clinton’s Parliament / Funkadelic, and Worrell has a distinguished track record playing everything from industrial, … Continued