Why This Author Murdered by the Police in 1968 Matters Right Now

On May 23,1968, seven weeks after the assassination of Dr. King, thirty-three year old Henry Dumas entered the subway station at 135th Street in Harlem. A confrontation ensued. Little else is known about that incident, other than the fact that a transit officer shot Dumas and killed him. In most accounts, the policeman fired at … Continue reading Why This Author Murdered by the Police in 1968 Matters Right Now