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White Boy Rick

 It’s hard to summarize the story of Richard “Rick” Wershe, Jr., also known as “White Boy Rick”, because there is so much to tell. He has spent his entire adult life behind bars, yet he’s been involved in more adventures—or misadventures—than just about anyone that comes to mind. So I’ll recount his early journey into […]

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A CONVICT’S RESPONSE TO DR. BEN CARSON- Uncle Fridge’s Pulpit

    In light of Dr. Ben Carson’s recent remarks on prison, prisoners, and homosexuality I feel it is my duty to set the record straight on this issue. It’s getting on my nerves. This is a convicts response to Dr. Ben Carson. Who am I? I am Fridge from Short North. I’ve been in prison since […]

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White Boy Rick

 It’s hard to summarize the story of Richard “Rick” Wershe, Jr., also known as “White Boy Rick”, because there is so much to tell. He has spent his entire adult life behind bars, yet he’s been involved in more adventures—or misadventures—than just about anyone that comes to mind. So I’ll recount his early journey into […]

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Real is Back

Real is Back Podcast

Did you miss Hanibal Chancellor and Curtis Norman Fuqua of Transitions Series on Urban Literary Review radio with Eyone Williams and Seth Ferranti? Tune in now and get the 411 on this project on the Real is Back podcast.  

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Black and Nobel Promo for Seth Ferranti

Check out this promo Seth Ferranti did with Black and Nobel to discuss his new book Rap, Crack and Murder – The Cocaine Dreams of Alpo and Rich Porter. MOV_1582

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