Black History Month is pretty much sacred to me. I'm a proud, enterprising Black American woman - inside and out. I'm proud of who I am and my legacy. I'm a 3rd generation descendant of a slave. I'm only 44yrs old. So it was not that long ago that my great-grandmother was born in chains. … Continue reading #AfroLatinoHistory is #BlackHistory is #History. Period.
[from the article] >> And then one day, my dad shocked me when he said that while he is Dominican and a Latino, he is a black man before all else. I found his comment strange and argued with him. I said to him: “You aren’t black.” And he replied that he is and that’s … Continue reading Dominican Colorism | Claudio E. Cabrera