The Conversation We Need to Have Part 2
“If I were in charge of everything, like whites are…you know? I would never treat them the way they treat us.” That was the statement uttered by my friend, X. Her boyfriend, however, has expressed a Nat Turner-like revenge killing spree.
Then, a few of my commenters have expressed, quite openly, that “perhaps we would do the same things that whites have done. After all, who would want to give up their luxury and privilege?”
Dr. Muhammad was murdered because of his threat. What threat was that? The one J. Edgar Hoover was deathly afraid of: The Rise of the Black Messiah. I’ve sat long and hard about this controversial topic. I’ve discussed it privately and with all honestly, where do you draw the line between justice and revenge?
Are they one and the same?
Would God/Jah/Allah/Elohim/Yahweh/Amun-RA approve?
I wondered if I had the soul to do it.
May I let you in on a little secret the Holy Creator shared with me?
White people wonder that EVERY.DAMN.DAY. That is the root of their fear.
So what do you think?
If you, Blackman/Blackwoman had the power, the real power to do as you wished, would you treat whites the way that they have and CONTINUE to treat us?