Originally Posted by MMM
Yea, nationalism can potentially be detrimental but black unity and trying to protect an identity are not necessarily negative things. The way you go about expressing your nationalism is the difference in whether it is a positive or not.
I've never really understood why people are so interested in holding on to specific cultural practices? I'd much prefer to see exchanges of ideas and togetherness even at the expense of losing some older cultural identity.
Nationalism to me is another type of man made exclusivity.