I am a mother in the long line of Black mothers who have, over the course of the last 600 years, brought our precious children into a world that profoundly devalues Black lives. Today, I am [...]
This is an excerpt from the article, “Breathe, Baby, Breathe: Clearing the Way for the Emotional Emancipation of Black People, written by Dr. Cheryl Tawede Grills, Enola G. Aird, and Dr. [...]
Black men are crying uncontrollably in public. Clips of Black men hugging are going viral. Black mothers and fathers are unabashedly showing unconditional love for their children. Something [...]
AN OPEN LETTER TO AFRICANS ON THE CONTINENT AND IN THE DIASPORA FROM COMMUNITY HEALING NETWORK, INC.
We are escaping. Come with us. We are escaping from the 600-year-old narrative of White superiority and Black inferiority. We are on the road to emotional emancipation, healing, wellness, [...]
It was about clearing the way, in the most profound sense, for a renaissance for people of African ancestry around the world. It was about being in a place intimately associated with the [...]
Reflection and Inspiration: On the Movement for Emotional Emancipation and the August 2019 Valuing Black Lives Summit
As a man of Yoruba lineage, dedicating myself to the emotional emancipation of African people, cultures, and communities is my mission and mandate. It’s what must be done, here and now, to heal [...]
The Nation’s Pediatricians Say that Racism is Devastating to Black Children. CHN’s Founder and President Says They’re Right, But Here’s What They’ve Overlooked.
It’s amazing how often the news media give big play to an academic report that tells us something Black mothers already knew. Another example of the old saying nothing is real until White people [...]