“6 Ways Slavery Still Negatively Impacts Black People - #1: Names
Just as Kunta Kinte was forced under the lash to change his name in the novel and movie Roots, black people both in the West and Africa were forced to take their slave masters’ names. Today, many black people carry European or Arabic names, which is a direct link to our enslavement.”
I don't know, blacks still name their children with faux african names much to their detriment as a means of identity differentiation and yet there is a judge out there that won't let a couple name their kid Messiah even though there are other people with that name. Bizarre.
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