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Maybe I should shut, after all I'm not an African American. I go ahead mind my own business---Kisongo

Don't let that be a reason to not participate.

Egbertsouse isn't African American either.

The only criteria that matter have to do with behavior.

Opinion is the goal.


There is no substitute for knowing.

America is a unique place. All Americans are from some other place, in the sense of ancestry. We are all the descendants of immigrants. Except those of us of the original nations.

Some of them against our will.

Those were our ancestors.

It leaves us without a known African ancestry, but of African ancestry nonetheless.


Jim Chester