Ameer Baraka Actor, Author, Activist, Educator. Mr. Baraka is a man on a mission. We are hesitant to waste time with preambles because we want you to read each and every single word. But for procedural sake let us at least mention Ameer has starred inAmerican Horror Story and HBO’s Treme as well as featured in Oprah Winfrey’s Black Board Wars. Now, let’s start telling Ameer’s story. Okay wait. Did we mention he’s from New Orleans? Yes, I met another NOLA homeboy! I live! Now for sure let’s begin and in Ameer’s own words.