In affirming that Black Lives Matter, we need not qualify our position. To love and desire freedom and justice for ourselves is a necessity for wanting the same for others.
But, when we connect with our true self, we discover that we don’t need to change our name, we simply need to teach the world how to “say our name.”
“And so the seed becomes a flower”, begins the poet Langston Hughes in one of his elegant creations. What phrase … More