Category: Ancient African History

“Be the peace you wish for the world.”   (Mahatma Gandhi)   During the final earthly hours of Christ, while being savagely forced by Roman soldiers to carry his own cross to Golgotha (a.k.a.,  Calvary), a man was plucked from a crowd of jeering bystanders to help a weary and tormented Jesus.  While this brief encounter […]

On the morning after President Obama’s first “State of the Union” speech, my mind was still fixated on the elegant ease and powerful presence exhibited by a tall, lanky black man commandeering the attention of, not only our nation but, the entire international community. “Just imagine,” my mind wandered, “this old world might have been […]