About Rasheed Zaire Ajamu
Rasheed is a student from Philadelphia who currently attending La Salle University, where he founded and currently resides as President for the Black Cultural Society. The Black Cultural Society was founded on the basis of intersectionality and giving Black perspective by not only telling HIStory, but also HERstory and THEIRstory. Rashade is a prominent voice for all Black lives in the Philadelphia area and on the larger scale. Besides Black lives, they advocates for immigration, education, LGBTQ+, women's rights, sex-workers, and sexual liberation. They have worked at Temple-based non-profit, University Community Collaborative, teaching youth about social justice, self-identity, and safe-spaces. They have organized various protests and demonstrations around the city of Philadelphia. Upcoming projects include: Potluck Not Poverty, Shaded Layers, the Philly Freedom Walk, and other things. They have also been recently published on Blavity in the opinion column.
"Love, light and Blackness." -Rasheed Zaire Ajamu
"And do you belong? I do."