Interracial Dating and The Collective Advantage Of Privilege

For me as a Black man, an Afkan, it can be painful to see an Afkan woman with a Caucasian man. Now, I agree, it really is none of my business who dates who, or where sperm and vaginal excretions meet. Although, there is an internal recognition that occurs when I see an Afkan woman Read the full article…

Ladies: You Are In His Friend Zone, You Are Not Friends

“What are we friends, because I know his name?” – Training Day Touchy subject matter here, but let’s go, right? I suppose the first question any woman would ask with regards to this topic is, what is a man’s friend zone or how to avoid it. And although those are understandbly pertinent questions, I would Read the full article…

Why Vulnerability?

“Only in man does man know himself; life alone teaches each one what he is.” – ‘Tasso’, Goethe I suppose deep down I know. That sinking feeling that comes with the reality that you have pushed that one button once too many times and the whole operations you have grown to rely on has completely Read the full article…

Quick Thoughts On Atheism And Theism

“The African understanding of God was that it was the only and all-in-one energy force that created and simultaneously was all energy in the universe. This understanding recognized the God force as the source of all, the being responsible for all and the multiplicity of energy configurations in the universe that are not from God Read the full article…

Thoughts On ‘Innocence Of Muslims’ And Freedom Of Speech

“The Innocence of Muslims” is a low budget recording by reported amateur filmmaker Nakoula Basseley Nakoula that pokes fun at the roots and history of founders of the Islamic faith. Some may not have actually seen the movie, and thus may react that the film, and its trailer uploaded to Google owned YouTube, is incediary. Read the full article…

Women Who Raised Each Other

There are no men in my family Makes them foreign creatures to me Exotic in their beauty Sisterhood is far more familiar to me   No granddaddy to sit me on his knee My father was too mean to my mama and too docile with the second wife So what is a husband? She who Read the full article…