Patriotism

Patriotism

      As we celebrate this 4th of July holiday and all it stands for, we take a moment to remember that African Americans have helped build the United States of America into a great country. We celebrate patriotism among African Americans from Crispus Attucks to the...

What Are Our Children Thinking: Part 2

Perhaps the saddest experience for me, and the one that prompted me to write this book, occurred a few months ago. It was a bright November morning when my 4-year-old grandson, John Christian, and I left a going-out-of-business sale at a major discount store. I had...

What Are Our Children Thinking: Part 1

African American children today are living in a nation that preaches equal opportunity for all, while practicing a policy of white privilege and black suppression. In every aspect of American life, children are programmed to see white people as the norm and to see...