To keep things short and sweet, I sat front row to his racist Shenanae videos for years but I also had never been taught about blackface until I was damn near an adult. This for me is all very complicated.
This might sound a little deep, but one secret of mine is that sometimes when I’m vintage shopping, if an item is pretty, but doesn’t necessarily speak to me, I will put it back. That story is not for me to continue.
We’ve seen so much in the past few weeks that only last month feels like a lifetime ago. In the black community, dealing with the systems of oppression and racism in this country is a daily task, much like brushing your teeth and yet the scars run deep. It most certainly runs deeper than aContinue reading “1619”