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Oct 16 2019
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You can hear straight from Ilhan’s mouth. It’s likely AOC will have similar reasoning:

Dec 11 2018
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I need our best and brightest black researchers to get involved with the Human Genome Project so they can identify the genetic marker for gentrification.” Read more

May 5 2018
4

Peep the rest of the interview...it’s even worse. He basically views women as servants. He says that there are certain things women should be forced to do, and men have freedom to do what they want. This is absolutely disgusting. Read more

May 3 2018
2

I couldn’t stop laughing this episode. It was excellent.

Apr 17 2018
3

Folks already mentioned Afropunk, so that. And they’re in multiple cities now (BK, Atlanta, Paris) Read more

Apr 11 2018
2

Absolutely we need to listen. The fact that Diaz had the courage to make himself vulnerable— as both a notable figure and man of color—in a racist society that rarely views black men as victims and a patriarchal one that fails to give men space to express pain is remarkable. Read more

Apr 11 2018
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I didn’t see a comparison in the first place. I think there is indeed space to both critique somone and empathize with their victimization.

Apr 10 2018
4

Riiight. Like I have a feeling many people didn’t actually read the story and are only relying on Jezebel’s summary. Read more

Apr 10 2018
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Did you read his actual story? It puts the OP’s comments into context.

Apr 10 2018
2

It’s confusing because the construct of race itself is not exact and stems from whatever characteristics racist Europeans decided would constitute each racial grouping. Further, race and identity are not concepts most people learn and critique unless they actively seek it out. Read more

Apr 9 2018
3

And a lot of black people in the US are just recognizing the differences between ethnicity and race. Read more

Apr 7 2018
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That’s kinda tru. My Latino homie uses a darker emoji, because I think he sees himself more as a person of “color.” Read more

Apr 3 2018
2

oh this great. and so is the other one. they act like brother and sister.