It’s the middle of Summer, a time for being outdoors, having fun and playing all kinds of games. So this weekend’s music thread is about playing, enjoyment, travel and all kinds of fun that’s had during Summer.
Writers such as James Baldwin, Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, Maya Angelou, Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, Zora Neale Hurston, Ray Bradbury, George Orwell, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Ibram X. Kendi, and Nikole Hannah-Jones are just a few of the names found on book ban lists. Why? Because they are good writers and ‘touch life often.’