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The (Tragic) Ballad of "Blind Tom" Wiggins

Before Art Tatum, Ray Charles, and even Stevie Wonder…

There was TOM…

Join me on a journey into the enigmatic world of the Autistic Savant, while we take a DEEP dive into the life of the incomparable genius known as “Blind Tom” Wiggins.

The only way to change history, is to educate yourself first!



(Just a few of the many…) Current Organizations Doing Good Work Right Now: 👇🏾👇🏾👇🏾

Equal Justice Initiative: https://eji.org

EJI- Alabama Legacy Museum

Southern Poverty Law Center: https://www.splcenter.org

Teaching Tolerance: https://www.tolerance.org

B-Well: The Maktaba: https://docs.google.com/document/u/0/d/1tTSNpg2UdDxP43bNr57hq4iZNR9nVGepmXLauRzkeNc/mobilebasic

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In collaboration with B.A.S.S. [https://www.blackandafricansolidarityshow.com]



Clip Links:

What is Autism?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d4G0HTIUBlI

“Last Legal Slave in America” (2006): https://vimeo.com/23726847


Blog Links & Articles:

Dierdre O’Connell: http://www.blindtom.org/#/who-was-blind-tom/

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