Thoughts

We All Have Day Jobs

During a conference call among Bring Back Black activists several months ago, Brother Ashiki Taylor made the observation that we were attempting to build a movement with a “volunteer army.” He went on to point…

Understanding Where We Are

Most people are familiar with the fact that there are a wide variety of religions in the world, and that the largest among them have numerous denominations, sects, and variations in practices. This is true of all the “major” religions, but especially so of Christianity, Judaism, and Islam.

The “Patch” Quilt Analogy Explained

Most of us are familiar with the term “melting-pot” as it is used in reference to the population make-up of the United States. It ties closely with yet another term: “Out of many, one.” Both terms suggest that the many races, ethnicities, cultures and nationalities which are reflected in the U.S. population all combine to produce a single, new homogeneous whole.