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marthajones30
2/7/20
11:24 PM
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I went in fully prepared to hate jojo rabbit and came out really liking it and respecting it for the feat it pulled off. I too am confused about the jojo hate but when I thought about it, it makes sense that a lot of people either didn’t “get it” or completely lost the message. Read more

11/24/19
4:41 PM
1

Beyond the lights is not about being a black pop star it’s about being a biracial one. Biracial identity is a specific unique experience unto itself and should not be conflated with the black one. Especially when it comes to biracial women as while they do experience discrimination they also benefit culturally in a Read more

10/19/19
3:18 PM
2

I was merely skeptical about the notion that a white passing biracial woman marrying into the British royal family was somehow an affirmation of Black womanhood Read more

10/16/19
3:16 PM
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Maybe when black men stop hating black women, and learn to love themselves they’ll finally be able to admit and talk about the way white supremacy, and lots of white and NB women hypersexualize them isn’t flaterry, but is quite damaging the toll that takes on their mental, emotional, and sexual health. But until then Read more

10/16/19
1:08 PM
1

I agree you are absolutely right. Something else I notice they’re doing and I think they’re doing it from jump are these interracial pairings and I think they use them as an excuse to limit the amount of black people or POC period they put in a production. They’ll have a POC and pair them with a white person and then Read more

10/15/19
6:24 PM
1

You’re right it was first class! My B, but I stand by what I said. She’s mediocre. She was whatever in Big Little Lies, also in her leads in Vincent N Roxxxy and Yelling to the Sky.  Read more

10/15/19
5:58 PM
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There’s always going to be another NB POC saying the n word because certain people COUGH *black men* COUGH, have been happy to sell black culture wholesale and refused to check NB people on it and you can’t put the toothpaste back into the tube. And then continuing to say that someone with no black parents and a third Read more

10/15/19
5:44 PM
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WE TALKED ABOUT THIS ON MY PODCAST! We made some these points and then we said we’re interested if there will ever be a show engages with the fact that white women hypersexualize and fetishize MOC and how they use MOC to better about themselves in relationships. Read more

10/15/19
5:19 PM
1

I dunno the casting is meh and Zoe isn’t sexy she’s just lightskin, cause her turn as bumble bee in Days of Future Past was also in this vein and it was lackluster. I was hoping for Gugu as I think she could have given it something heavy, but here we are. 

10/11/19
2:56 PM
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This sounds hilarious, but the people who write on empire are dumb, so I don’t have high hopes.