24984, race vs. culture|
Posted by 360sunsumyea, Thu Jul-19-01 06:51 AM
know the difference
understand how they connect
posts by utamaroho in the archives should help - he used to explain a lot more
"steal your mind back
don't die in their wilderness
"Actually, embracing (swallowing) the "African" part of "African American" is not very difficult at all...no cramming necessary. It's the "American" part that makes me gag..."
"I am not American because I do not share the same dream as most "Americans". I seek personal freedom, truth and reality or I seek my own dream. I am re-conditioning myself to be who I want to be, free of all that American b.s. and free of any label.
I do not agree that I have to accept any label created in this society. I am not trying to be included or to get along. I am trying to get free."