What Our Personal Bodies Teach us About Organizing our Community Bodies

I took a good look ¬†at my body today (not in a creepy way). I began marveling at how precise, organized and efficient it is. Composed of muscles, bones, nerves, organs, arteries, and veins, it is an organic system in which different parts serve specific¬†purposes, all while working together as a unit. This got me to thinking about the Black community and how it too is like the human body, though not nearly as efficient. I’d like to share these thoughts with you. The human body has numerous systems working together to maintain the body’s health. For the purposes of … Continue reading What Our Personal Bodies Teach us About Organizing our Community Bodies