Sometimes being an ally is not enough
Can you imagine going to visit your grandmother and seeing the upturned earth, a sacred place disturbed, and her body gone?
Black history month should be every month, and my experience at this Washington, D.C. museum confirmed that.
Do not think you can understand the inherent struggle of marginalized communities because an online test told you that you could
The reality of the cruelty of chattel slavery in America is often displayed as a sugar coated fantasy that is over-simplified, dishonest, and unrealistic.
What, us Jews can holler “Remember the Holocaust” until our throats are sore, but Black people have to forget their history?
To say that the struggles of the black community ended once slavery ended is false - the stories that come after it are our proof.
Viewers are able to witness the real struggles of mixed race slaves of black descent.
A lot of thought was placed into the 2016 rendition of "Roots," and it shows.
This anger that we feel is deep-seated. It is generations old.
My blood runs with saltwater that I’ve never known. Because here, I am within and without my own culture.