Todd Steven Burroughs

Todd Steven Burroughs, an independent researcher and writer based in Newark, N.J., is the author of Son-Shine on Cracked Sidewalks, an audiobook on Amiri Baraka and Ras Baraka through the eyes of the 2014 Newark mayoral campaign. He is the co-editor, along with Jared Ball, of A Lie of Reinvention: Correcting Manning Marable’s Malcolm X and the co-author, with Herb Boyd, of Civil Rights: Yesterday & Today.

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Oct. 10 2015 8:07 AM
As he travels from New Jersey to the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March in Washington, D.C., journalist Todd Burroughs looks at the reasons for the gathering and the nostalgia for battles lost and won.