Slavery: it used to be legal everywhere and practiced everywhere. In the 21st century, it’s illegal, or is it? Here we are in the year 2021, that old mental disease has never been cured, it keeps plaguing the human race. We might be mechanized but not quite civilized.
Two decades ago, I heard the story of a courageous Sudanese man who escaped slavery. I was fortunate Mr. Francis Bok agreed to meet me and be my guest at the San Francisco’s Cow Palace during my “Freedom for Humanity” set at Cyberfest. Due to recent events in the news cycle, I was reminded of this moment in time and wanted to share this.