The n word

Follow the links and then comment: http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/slaveship.htm http://www.africanaonline.com/2010/08/the-rosewood-massacre/ http://blackcollegenines.com/?p=567  Charles Follis, first professional athlete http://core-online.org/History/Chaney,%20Goodman%20%26%20Schwerner.htm http://www.biography.com/people/ruby-bridges-475426 There are million stories and events some we have heard of and many more personal. I really have no care about the latest events that surround the Miami Dolphins and L.A. Clippers. However, this idea of the n*****word being thrown around as if it is o.k. Amongst African Americans is a LIE! I love

Karma

Kar·ma noun \ˈkär-mə also ˈkər-\ : The force created by a person’s actions that is believed in Hinduism and Buddhism to determine what that person’s next life will be like : The force created by a person’s actions that some people believe causes good or bad things to happen to that person Karma. (n.d.). Merriam-Webster. Retrieved November 20, 2013, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/karma  My wife was listening  to Steve Harvey’s radio show this morning, and

Parallel Universe

In our experiences, black men do not realize that we must manage our destiny. We do not let someone else dictate our existence. Men, particularly black men should always be systematic, accountable and responsible.  In America, the image of the black man is first negative indifference, and nothing positive in the slope or trend line. Everything we do is a counter and the juxtaposition of something negative. So, we teach African-American

Contracts

“Will you, _______, have _____ to be your wife/husband? Will you love her/him, comfort and keep her/him, and forsaking all other remain true to him/her as long as you both shall live?” (“I will”) (Repeat) “I, ________, take thee ______, to be my wife/husband, and before God and these witnesses I promise to be a faithful and true wife/husband.” (Rings) “With this ring I thee wed, and all my worldly