From infancy, I have relied on the fiercely sweet spirits of black men; and this is abundantly clear in my work.
A people do not throw their geniuses away. And if they are thrown away, it is our duty as artists and as witnesses for the future to collect them again for the sake of our children and, if necessary, bone by bone.
War contributes greatly to global warming, which shouldn't surprise us. All those bombs going off, all those rockets, all those planes and helicopters. All that fuel of various kinds being used. It pollutes the air and water of this very fragile and interconnected planet.
Politically, the world is so confused right now - there's so much suffering caused by various movements by various parties and people in power in government.