WHAT IS AMERICA?
I’ve been alive on this earth, occupying this vessel called a human body for sixty-one years and three months. My memory takes me deep into my history. Irrespective of being alive for sixty-one years, my life as a human being has been lived for forty-two years.Read More
Can a Person of Color with a disability[ies] also be a Person of Privilege? NOT PRIVILEGE- A special right, advantage, or immunity granted or available only to a particular person or a group of people I have not always been a person with a disability. I have been called, referred to, told, classified as, relegated…Read More
Do Black people with Disabilities Lives Matter??
Do Black people with Disabilities Lives Matter?? Do Black lives matter? I submit to all, if Black lives matter; Yes Black people with disabilities lives matter as well. I pose the two questions because the answers are not as clear as one would like to believe. Black is a culture unto itself. It manifests itself…Read More
Surviving, Living and Thriving with a Disability ~ Black Americans will never be “ONE”
President Obama established a program: My Brother’s Keeper. I think the premise of the program is to have Black men treat each other with the honor and respect we have earned. Over the past month I as a Black male with a disability, business owner, employer, mentor, role model, caretaker, grandfather, father, brother, and many…Read More