Posts Tagged ‘african americans’

The other N word…Nationalism

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

by H. Lewis Smith

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Self-determination, self-autonomy, self-empowerment are all synonymous with nationalism, the one N-word African-Americans—through centuries of indoctrination—is enmeshed in consternation over. Any movement toward unification among black people is looked upon with grave concern by the white ruling class labeling it as racism; thus many Black African-Americans are content with individualism not wanting to raise… Continue reading

NBA’s Warriors’ Star Andre Iguodala’s Use of the N word Deserves Scrutiny

Monday, March 20th, 2017

by H. Lewis Smith

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During an interview after a recent Golden State Warriors’ NBA game Andre Iguodala in reply to a reporter’s question retorted with the following comments “They want a dumb n**ger! I’m going to give you a dumb n**ger’s answer! What would a dumb n**ger say?” His “I do what Massa say” referring to his coach… Continue reading

Is Anything Held Sacred by Black African-Americans

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

by H. Lewis Smith

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In no area have there been more misunderstanding than the search for the truth by black people of the suppression of black history. Whenever anybody embarks on such a search there seems to be great controversy, great misunderstandings.

More than half a century of responsible research by reputable historians outside the established… Continue reading

Odyssey of a Young Republic USA

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

by H. Lewis Smith

The recent events of the unjustifiable police shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, the shootings and killings of the Dallas police officers though could be attributed to growing pains of a young republic, are nonetheless, reprehensible and appalling.

The shootings of Sterling and Castile isn’t an aberration but is part of an ongoing American tragedy for Black/African-Americans over the past four centuries. The… Continue reading

Re-visiting 2015 When President Barack Obama Used the N- word

Monday, January 4th, 2016

by H.Lewis Smith

Early last summer during a WTF podcast interview by Marc Maron, to illustrate a point he was making about racism, President Obama dropped the incendiary n-word (n**ger). As a result of the Charleston church killings, Obama was compelled to address the issue of racism; unfortunately, a maelstrom over his use of the n-word ensued overshadowing anything he had to say about racial matters. It’s most unfortunate… Continue reading

Black Community: Divide and Conquer

Sunday, December 13th, 2015

by H. Lewis Smith

Since the Proclamation of Emancipation it has been the policy and standard practice by the American institutionalized systemic to maintain control over the Black African American community by encouraging dissent and disruption between them thus to this very day Black America is a dysfunctional and fragmented group. In politics and sociology, divide and rule (or divide and conquer) is gaining and maintaining power by breaking… Continue reading