As we talked, my Auntie said something that literally brought me to tears, "they used to pull us off the school bus and make us pick cotton". #MommyFab
I decided the toxic social hierarchy of American society and how it hates Black women was longer my burden to carry. #MommyFab
Do better, America. 400+ years of systemic racism is bullshit.
Substance over symbolism. #MommyFab
Every time a Black American is murdered by the police, I have to explain that murder to my child.
Just like Chauvin kept his knee on the neck of Floyd, that is symbolism for America keeping their knee on the neck of Black America.
The silence of injustice and racism is so loud, it's like a never ending scream.
If I reach one person that will unpack their Anti-Blackness, then that's a start. I will have paid rent for a place on the internet. #MommyFab
We want to exist without being exposed to racial ignorance and hate. I am tired of the shit. Leave us the f*** alone. #MommyFab
... but leave my beautiful Black ass out of it. Recently, I was reflecting about the past relationships I have had and like a runaway freight train, it hit me. Some of the men I have been romantically or sexually linked to hated themselves for being Black and they hated dark-skin Black women in tandem. … Continue reading I am sorry you hate yourself….