The Front Porch : The Term (Black Race) Is Not Indicative of An Actual Nationality

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  1. KNEWTRUTH

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    Hello KNEWTRUTH and welcome to our community. :wavey:

    You've started an interesting conversation that I'm sure will spark some discussion.

    Relax and enjoy your time with us!

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    Africa was not divided into Nations. It was organized by clans or tribes, empires, kingdoms and emerging city-state formations such as the Oyo confederacy. In fact confederations were one of the oldest formations going back to the Maa confederation of the pre dynastic era.

    The concept of a nation implies defined borders, a concept that was foreign to African society which was organized primarily at the village level, from the ground up, not the top down, and they also were typically decentralized systems.
     
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    Really?

    I'm not talking a matter of semantics but differences in forms of social organization.

    And I'm not the one talking about that white Christian construct known as the Table of nations either.

    Later.
     
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    There is a truth in what you say, it's just so glossed over with the same boundaries that are present now, just worded in a different way, making it hard to see.
     
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    is this an appropriate use of the front porch forum? we now have cats who exist solely in the front porch?
     
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    Actually, the material he is posting would be more appropriate in the Hebrew Israelite thread.

    Time will prove my statement.
     
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    how can we move the brother to the appropriate forum?
     
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    brother NEWTRUTH why don't you look at the other forums? you may find one you like better.
     
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