“I Hear That Guy’s Sail Had Holes in It.” MY TRIBUTE TO WARNER SAUNDERS Nathan Thompson

If you’ve read the acknowledgment pages of ‘Kings,’ you’ve seen the name Warner Saunders, followed by the title of this tribute. That phrase was a personal joke between Warner and I, as well as a reference to our point of origin. Sometime between 1998 and 2000 (I don’t remember the date), Warner produced a series […]

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THE CENTENNIAL OF ROBERT ABBOTT’S “GREAT NORTHERN DRIVE”

THOMPSON POST VOL.2 POST 1. POSTED JUNE 15, 2016 BRONZEVILLE PRESS NEWS SERVICE THE CENTENNIAL OF ROBERT ABBOTT’S “GREAT NORTHERN DRIVE” POINTS OF CLARIFICATION ABOUT THE GREAT BLACK MIGRATION NATHAN THOMPSON The phrase “Great Black Migration” is an ‘external’ description from observation. “Great Northern Drive” was an ‘internal’ revolution exercised geographically. It is important to […]

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THIS CULTURE OF HATE

THE THOMPSON POST     THE THOMPSON POST                                  VOL.2 POST #2     N E W S   &       P E R S P E C T I V E         THIS CULTURE OF HATE and the BROTHERHOOD OF KKKILLERS by NATHAN THOMPSON POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2015 4:00PM CST […]

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DUSABLE MUSEUM UNDER SIEGE?

THE THOMPSON POST N E W S & P E R S P E C T I V E BLACK HISTORY MATTERS: DUSABLE MUSEUM UNDER SIEGE? By NATHAN THOMPSON POSTED AUGUST 4, 2015 1:02PM CST / BRONZEVILLE PRESS NEWS SERVICE® In the University of Chicago’s ongoing efforts to devour the Southside of Chicago, now comes […]

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