Fabu, former poet laureate of Madison, Wisconsin, is a consultant in African-American culture and arts. She writes a monthly column for The Capital Times.
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Sunday, March 08, 2015
Officer-Involved Death of Young Black Man a Test for Our Community
The drums began beating on Friday, March 6, shortly after 6:30 p.m. when Tony Robinson was shot dead in an apartment on Willy Street in Madison. The drums went straight into the ears of those who wanted to hear. African drums are how ancient Africans communicated messages across long distances...