Saving ‘Mona’

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Ramona carries the horrible historical past of the day, Might 13, 1985, she was the only grownup survivor of the Transfer group’s house when Black Mayor Wilson Goode ordered it bombed from the air, killing 11 members, six adults and 5 youngsters, ages 7 to 13, and let 65 houses round it burn to the bottom, making 250 individuals homeless. That historical past is burned into her arm. – Photograph: Dominique DiPrima by Mumia Abu-Jamal She is understood by one identify. Say the identify, Ramona, and all know of whom you converse. Ramona Africa, in fact. She, just like the singer Madonna, is under...