A few nights ago, I couldn’t sleep and I found myself at 3:00 a.m., watching a past episode of Steve Harvey’s talk show. His guest was Nate Parker, a promising young actor and the star of a slavery-themed movie in theaters now, Birth of a Nation. Nate was talking about how much of himself he…

Stolen Years

If you’ve ever watched a detective show on TV, or followed the court proceedings of any celebrity on trial, then you’ve probably seen a suspect say to anyone who’ll listen, that they’re innocent. In fact, most suspects claim their innocence, even when there is insurmountable evidence to suggest that they are guilty of the crime….