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There is probably a high percentage of Native Americans as well as non-Indians who feel that participating in this greater American economy that you mentioned is and has become a recipe for disaster in the long term, because the response to social and environmental problems has been responded to with a drug mentality, which is to say, anything for the quick fix. And it has trained the public to always believe they are one purchase away from happiness.
So many of the stories are about perspective and viewpoint. It’s not just about seeing and revelation. The idea of having many different stories from many different perspectives has something to do with me trying to deal with the impossibility of having a wide enough view to say anything really convincing on that scale.
In the digital world we live in, there is no pixel who thinks they’re better than any other pixel. And there is no pixel that will not work with another pixel to produce something. And when two pixels come together and have children, they’ll place any attention to what the color is and nobody says anything.
I’m not going to entertain something that took place not three months, not six months, not a year but two years ago. I’m not going to sit up here and say anything about it, whether I did or did not do it, because I don’t want to beat a dead horse talking about it. It’s not going to affect me any way, shape or fashion.
The Honorable Elijah Muhammad said no matter how much they attacked him and the Nation of Islam under his leadership, they only helped the Nation to grow. So, the more they attacked me and the more I withstood that onslaught, the more thousands of people came out to, at least, hear a man that was being so vilified in the media. When they recognized that they were not hurting but helping me, they decided they wouldn’t say anything except to continue to discredit. So, there is a conscious effort not to publicize anything that the Nation is doing of value.
When I was younger, I felt like I could say anything and it was funny. I’ve started to realize that what I say and do does affect everybody around us. I’m not just talking about what you put on a record – even just walking into a store and how you interact with the person behind the checkout counter.
I’m an environmentalist, and I don’t want you to have a disposable aluminum can. I sure as hell don’t want to have a disposable worker and I don’t care who you vote for. You’ve got to have that as a moral position. Otherwise, my concern is, all we are is this petty interest group people who can’t say anything back to a petty interest group of white nationalism.
Think of negative speech as verbal pollution. And that’s what I’ve been doing: visualizing insults and gossip as a dark cloud, maybe one with some sulfur dioxide. Once you’ve belched it out, you can’t take it back. As grandma said, if you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all. The interesting this is, the less often I vocalize my negative thoughts, the fewer negative thoughts I cook up in the first place.
There are many possibilities that people can choose from. There are bad and there are good ones. So, look carefully to choose for yourself the noble path… … Do not let the deeds and thoughts of other people confuse you; let them not prompt you to do or say anything evil! Listen to others’ advice and deliberate yourself. Only fools acts thoughtlessly, without consideration!