I think because a large part of Chicago’s black population is from the South (the Great Migration), everyone just assumes everyone who’s black is from there. And if you’re from some other place, you just go along and nobody asks you for specifics. I mean, I can’t ever recall being asked “No, where are you REALLY… Read more
Yes, for sure, but my point is there may be a substantial Cape Verdean population in Chicago, but I never knew it because no one black really promoted/talking about their individual specific heritage. There were no parades for the different groups. There was the Bud Billiken Parade for the black folks and that was it.
Fantasia Live was a hot mess.
My theory is that you are right - the higher mortality is related to difficulty with communication and that black women’s concerns and real medical issues are not being acknowledged or addressed as quickly because of communication issues with (predominantly white, often male) physicians. It would be interesting to see… Read more
Hopefully this is the ball that starts rolling and knocks down Bryan Singer.
Considering the events of the last 2 years, you might be surprised to learn that it wasn’t until just now that I finally lost faith in humanity.
One of my friends sons came out last month. We all knew he was gay since he was 4, i dont love him any less, i was just so sad he was afraid we would reject him and had prepaired himself for the rejection. He seemed shocked when everyone he told was like yeah i thought you were. It really doesnt matter.
The problem is that plenty of these dudes have and will do this shit to women in their household.