An Encounter at the Water Well

June 12, 2019 Off By Michael
Harold Michael Harvey wearing his granddad’s coveralls.

Revisiting an encounter at the communal water well in 1959 with an eight-year-old segregationist in my new book, Freaknik Lawyer: A Memoir on the Craft of Resistance, I realize this event set the tone for my life of resistance against inequality and injustice.