Google+ has established "Communities". I am now moderating an open community for those interested in Prince Hall Freemasonry. You can find it at this link:
This is a link to an excellent blog post on the blog "philosophicalfreemason.com". It is in the form of an open, somewhat anonymous letter. I think this is a good format for this kind of sensitive subject, and I hope we can find some way of continuing this conversation.
I recently stood and told my lodge that if some things did not change, the lodge would be losing more members. I don't think the message got through. Some masons sometimes find themselves in the awkward position of being the only one who continues to come after others have fallen away. That is when the real opportunities for communication occur.
I had no intention of this blog being a place to discuss anything like this. But I will reserve some small corner for this kind of information. So I'm gonna try to call out some of the points in this open letter in the coming days. A Letter to Hometown Lodge No. 1