Noted poet @Ethelbertpoet and more than 80 other staff have been fired by @HowardU Ethelbert Miller was at Howard for 40 years.
— Mark Segraves (@SegravesNBC4) April 3, 2015
Ethelbert Miller is a globally recognized and published poet, board chair of the Institute for Policy Studies and, until today (I suppose), was Director of the African American Resource Center at Howard University. Ethelbert and I often swapped blog content and posts. He was one of the inspirations and mentors for this blog.
I’ll never understand why they call today “Good Friday.” My God, My God!