Our mission

is to nurture the transformational leadership capacities of individuals and organizations committed to creating productive, sustainable, ecologically responsible, and just communities.

"Each generation, coming out of obscurity, must define its mission and fulfill or betray it."Frantz Fanon - The Wretched of the Earth

Recent Posts

  • Boggs Center – Living For Change News Letter – November 26th, 2020

    Boggs Center – Living For Change News Letter – November 26th, 2020

    November 26th, 2020 Black people did not vote to save American democracy. They voted to save their lives and the lives of their children.” – Junebug Jabbo Jones, Nov. 4, 2020 Veteran SNCC Activists Praise Today’s Young Social Justice Leaders on Participation in 2020 Presidential Election.  KEEP READING Thinking for Ourselves Police Violence Shea Howell The Detroit…Read More »
  • Boggs Center – Living For Change News Letter – November 18th, 2020

    Boggs Center – Living For Change News Letter – November 18th, 2020

    November 18th, 2020 Thinking for Ourselves Breaking Myths Shea Howell President Trump continues to stoke hatred and violence. He refuses to acknowledge reality and concede the election.  He continues to claim widespread voter fraud. On Saturday he drove through a rally of supporters who shouted, “We Love Trump” and “Stop the Steal.” Later those supporters attacked…Read More »
  • Oppression alone doesn’t breed Revolution… image

    Oppression alone doesn’t breed Revolution… image

  • Boggs Center – Living For Change News Letter – November  11th, 2020

    Boggs Center – Living For Change News Letter – November 11th, 2020

    November 11th, 2020  “Oppression alone doesn’t breed revolutionary movements; on the contrary, sometimes it breeds fascism. . . . Community, solidarity, collective struggle is very hard work and is not a product of oppression.  It’s a product of imagination, culture, conversation, safe spaces, spaces of semi-freedom where people can laugh and cry out loud, share…Read More »
  • Black Bottom  Archives – Memories and Experiences

    Black Bottom Archives – Memories and Experiences

    https://digital.blackbottomarchives.com/ Black Bottom Digital Archive Welcome to the Black Bottom Digital Archive, where the memories and experiences of those from the long-gone Black Bottom neighborhood are preserved for future generations. Here you will find oral history interviews, historical documents and media from the neighborhood, and entries about historical sites and figures and events. https://digital.blackbottomarchives.com/ Black…Read More »

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Jimmy Boggs 100 year Celebration


(To see JB 100 Celebration Playlist of 14 Youtubes- click upper right)

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