SENSITIVITIES: A NATION OF PEOPLE WHO ARE EASILY HURT

“New outrage spreading throughout America.” outrage In life, you’re always going to have this demographic of people who rage against everything. But in today’s society, now that people have the … Continue reading SENSITIVITIES: A NATION OF PEOPLE WHO ARE EASILY HURT

MODERN DAY SLAVERY: WHY AREN’T GOVERNMENTS ADDRESSING THE BUYING AND SELLING OF AFRICANS IN LIBYA

“We all know, yet we all except it.” Recently, there have been reports of the buying and selling of Africans into Libya as farm hands. Men and women being sold … Continue reading MODERN DAY SLAVERY: WHY AREN’T GOVERNMENTS ADDRESSING THE BUYING AND SELLING OF AFRICANS IN LIBYA

JUNETEENTH DAY: WHERE ARE WE NOW FROM THEN

“The descendants of blood, sweat, and tears, still going strong.” Today marks the 152nd anniversary in which the first Juneteenth Day celebration was held in Galveston, Texas. And for those … Continue reading JUNETEENTH DAY: WHERE ARE WE NOW FROM THEN

1619: HOW FAR HAVE WE COME AS AFRICAN AMERICANS

“What happens when identity has to be recreated?” Two years from now will be the year 2019, which will mark the 400 year period since the first Africans were brought … Continue reading 1619: HOW FAR HAVE WE COME AS AFRICAN AMERICANS

RELIGUGATION: HOW RELIGION HAS BEEN USED AGAINST THE BLACK COMMUNITY

“Why we worship.” Throughout American history, Black people have always turned to the church as a way of coping in this country. It has served as a sanctuary for us … Continue reading RELIGUGATION: HOW RELIGION HAS BEEN USED AGAINST THE BLACK COMMUNITY

REVERSE HISTORY: WHAT IF WHITE PEOPLE WERE SLAVES

“What if history was switch around.” Let’s say instead of the Transatlantic Slave Trade in Africa, it took place in Europe. What if Africans invaded Portugal, Spain, Italy, Sicily? What … Continue reading REVERSE HISTORY: WHAT IF WHITE PEOPLE WERE SLAVES

EXODUS RELOADED: WILL THERE EVER COME A TIME WHERE BLACKS WILL HAVE TO LEAVE?

“Could it happen again?” 11% of America, this is the percent to which the African American population is made up of in this country. Now I make this statement, especially … Continue reading EXODUS RELOADED: WILL THERE EVER COME A TIME WHERE BLACKS WILL HAVE TO LEAVE?

What Is Heritage Really: The Confederate Flag Argument

“Is it about segregation or self-sustainability?” Throughout the United States┬áhistory, the Confederate flag has┬álong been a subject of a lot of debates. What does this flag truly mean? Some say … Continue reading What Is Heritage Really: The Confederate Flag Argument