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At this time, I am going to try and explain why colorism is just as pervasive as racism. It is not a synonym for racism, but it is just as toxic to children of color - especially Black American children. Colorism is white sumpremacy in action! col·or·ism ˈkələrˌizəm/ noun US noun: colorism; noun: colourism prejudice … Continue reading F*** your colorism!
I will cut off this right arm of mine before I will ever work or demand the ballot for the Negro and not the woman." -Susan B. Anthony ... Please make sure you know your Black American and general American history before you ask me to support your hero(s). A lot of so called historical … Continue reading Susan B. …. What now?
Listen to: The Horror, The Horror: "Get Out" And The Place of Race in Scary Movies - http://one.npr.org/i/513329775:516558046
If that's NOT who we are; who are we ... Really?
From the article: It was Baldwin who said that the word belongs to white people. So, what is the problem with reading to a crowd of white people something sourced from their own historical imaginations? Again, to quote Baldwin, “You’re the nigger, baby, it isn’t me.” ******************** This was by far the best prose I … Continue reading (Shared Article) This sh*t is for us?: All my n*ggas, and Black people who don’t do the N-word. – RaceBaitR
At NASA, everyone pees the same color...
http://www.villagevoice.com/news/giving-up-on-white-people-9345891 This was the gripping text from the article: "In this election, White people did not vote against their self-interests. They may have voted against a self-interest — a few actually — but not their most important one: The preservation of White supremacy. Retaining the value of a Whiteness they believed to be increasingly devalued superseded everything … Continue reading Giving Up on White People | Village Voice
Author: By Callie Folke - Oct 05 2016 Original article is listed at: https://www.freshu.io/callie-folke/what-being-biracial-in-black-and-white-world-is-like ********** As the mother of a Bi-racial / Black & White Superstar, reading the article was indeed refreshing and it also sadden me because I haven't figured out how to raise a child of color with a dual national, dual racial background in a … Continue reading [SHARING AN ARTICLE]What Being Biracial in a Black-and-White World is Like
Note from BW of Brazil: OK, so now that we have celebrated the exhilarating victory of judo artist Rafaela Silva bringing home Brazil’s first gold medal right in her own hometown... Read more about real racism in Brazil and their failed racial democracy. Source: Can we keep it real, Brazil? You don't really love the … Continue reading (Shared Article) Can we keep it real, Brazil? You don’t really love the Rafaela Silvas of the world; you only like this one temporarily because she won the gold!