“Righteous outside your group.” proud from the outside I have heard from various people that you cannot be pro your ethnic group and marry from the outside. And for the … Continue reading PRO WHAT: CAN YOU BE FOR YOUR GROUP AND BE WITH ANOTHER
“Same color different culture.” from there here we are I have always wondered what do Africans think of the term African Americans. Because that term describing Black people in America … Continue reading AFRICAN AND AFRICAN AMERICAN: HOW DOES THE MOTHER LAND VIEW US HERE USING THE TERM
“Whose next?” 2020 and beyond The presidential election run of Barack Obama left a door open for the next president either Black or any other ethnic group. But the question … Continue reading MINORITY SELECTION: WHO WILL BE THE NEXT MINORITY PRESIDENT
“A name, a religion, an identity.” so so important In a world where social and political strife has been erupting lately, what is the significance of having an identity on … Continue reading IDENTITY: THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG CULTURAL IDENTITY
“Why they object.” I read a recent post on Instagram where a statement was made regarding model Ashley Graham. She is currently married to a Black male and stated that … Continue reading OH, HE’S BLACK: THE OBJECTION TO DATING BLACK MEN
“Do you ever feel like it’s hard being you?” “Oh, it’s too Black!” “You don’t act Black!” These are a couple of the phrases I’ve heard in my life regarding … Continue reading BLACK AND PROUD: THE DIFFICULTY IN “BEING BLACK” WHILE BEING BLACK.
“Does where you come from matter?” I have heard my whole life regarding heritage as a African American to forget about it. You’re an American, who cares about the past. … Continue reading WHO AM I: THE IMPORTANCE OF IDENTITY