Where’s Wifey?

I’m tired of hearing the Black male complain about the problems with his Black woman. The problem is that we have been prodigal with our resources. He has extended his sexual adolescence into his mid-thirties by refusing to commit. He has boosted his fragile ego by the quantity of his sexual conquests. What is between…

Nationbuilding

Nationbuilding– the conscious and focused application of our people’s collective resources, energies, and knowledge to the task of liberating and developing the psychic and physical space that we identify as ours.Nationbuilding involves the development of behaviors, values, languages, institutions, and physical structures that elucidate our history and culture, concretize and protect the present and insure…

The Educator

  “…an educator is a learning, growing person who has a responsibility to continuing her own growth, those she is entrusted to teach and the development of her society. All this is placed within the context of her mission to transmit the skills that can support the continuation of her culture.” -Nah Dove “Understanding Education…

Jegna

Jegna is an Ethiopian (Amharic) word that means “a very brave person who is a protector of a culture, the rights of his or her people and their land.” A jegna is more than a “leader.” She or he is someone who is not afraid to speak truth to power, is uncompromised, full of integrity…

Can African People Save Themselves?

Can African People Save Themselves? By John Henrik Clarke The question can be answered in many ways, in both the negative and the positive. I have chosen to answer it in the positive, because I am an African person and I have hope for a commitment to every African on the face of the earth.…

Trust

Yes, us must trust us, who? Us must trust not fuss with us, us must trust us discuss trusting us Us must trust us, who? Us must trust not fuss with us, us must trust us discuss thus trusting us Trusting us, us must trust discuss Discuss not trusting us must not fuss Us with…