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“I’m a real black man,” shouted the Nigerian cabbie, while driving me home. I wasn’t surprised at that point; he’d spent the past 15 minutes telling me everything that was wrong with the African American community. Like our lack of community. Blacks and division have gone hand-in-hand for ages. When I was growing up in Chicago,