The most critical and pressing issue facing black Americans today is our need to become individuals; psychologically fit, and inspired to restore a humanity first taken aboard slave ships.

Dr. James Davison, Jr.

Moving Beyond the Past

The most critical and pressing issue facing black Americans today is our need to become individuals–to release ourselves from racial yokes in order to end the centuries-long journey toward true freedom.

Just How Low is Sweet Chariot Supposed to Swing
Pookie Wilson is my cousin. We grew up walking the same streets, drinking the same Kool-Aid, plotting on the same girls. Somewhere Pookie took a …
The Allure of Poverty
Why do some people, generation after generation, remain poor? Their mommas and daddies are poor. And now it seems their children are hurtling headlong toward …
Rescue From the Black Box
Our blackness, my blackness, their blackness, and your blackness trap us by color. Be black, think black, buy black, and stay black—all of these trap …
From Sea to Shining Sea (And Beyond)
I have always been amazed how little some people travel outside their ‘hoods. In a country where travel is unrestricted and opportunities abound, many of …
Goodbye to the ‘Hood
We stand at the headwaters of a momentous time in our nation’s history. But not all African-Americans are availing themselves of this modern-day New Deal. …

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The past is a prison for those who live in it.

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