#theFword:<br />


In the spirit of Nelson Mandela, EBONY.com partners with Esther Armah and Emotional Justice for a radical campaign in the spirit of peace and healing

Esther Armah

by Esther Armah, December 09, 2013

#theFword:<br />

Nelson Mandela

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process of making peace with the person who stares back at you in the mirror, or your reflection in the eyes of your babies or your mama or daddy or a person you have loved and lost; or left or have been left by; or hurt or been hurt by. It is the work of walking through feelings, articulating them, it is finding language for what hurts and what has harmed in order to not let that pain motivate, dominate, shape your every action.

EBONY.com partners up with Esther Armah and Emotional Justice for #theFword: An Intimate Revolution, an annual creative campaign about forgiveness and global Black love. Click here for details.


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