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“And he said unto them, Come ye yourselves apart into a desert place, and rest a while…” (Mark 6:31)

September is my birthday month.  Feeling tired for some time I decided to take a break from EVERYTHING.  425 more words


"Nigga" Problems

As black males, calling one another nigga is seen as a term of endearment, something we take pride in. “If you my nigga, you my nigga then”.  625 more words

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Black Men "vs." Womanhood

Merriam-Webster’s dictionary defines Womanhood as “the distinguishing character or qualities of a woman” Womanhood can also be construed as the “state or condition of being a woman.” In the biblical sense, women are seen as the equalizer, the true of fruits man’s spiritual labor, a blessing only bestowed upon those deemed worthy enough to bask in ambiance of the fairer sex. 787 more words

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Reflecting on ICBME 2016

This past week marked the 5th Annual International Colloquium on Black Males in Education.

Held October 4-7th in Southampton, Bermuda, the Colloquium gave talented and insightful leaders and educators the opportunity to discuss global issues impacting the education of Black men around the world. 227 more words


Radio Raheem: Art vs. Life

Black Culture took a direct shot to the heart following the loss of actor Bill Nunn. Nunn was best known for his role as Radio Raheem in the 1989 Spike Lee Film “Do The Right Thing”. 528 more words

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Goodbye to the barbershop?

By Kristen Barber

Cross-posted with permission from The Conversation on August 7, 2016 here

With their red, white and blue striped poles, dark Naugahyde chairs and straight razor shaves, barbershops hold a special place in American culture. 1,211 more words



Being black is like getting a headache from listening to the same tired old mixed tape on repeat. Except instead of your favorite songs, the tape is a compilation of senseless violence.

Being Black Is Like...