So many groups seem to have a code or set of ethics that guide their actions. All gangs have a code, much to our detriment, police departments have codes. Sports teams and even the criminal street elements in our communities have codes as well (the most popular being “Snitches get stitches”). Schoolteachers, members of the clergy and parents have codes. Indeed codes seem to exist and co-exist all around us. This realization got me thinking about a basic code of ethics for Black people in general. I know this is impractical given the great diversity of beliefs and values among our … Continue reading The Black Code?