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BlackLivesMatter

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When you dig deep, you’ll find that both victim and perpetrator were fighting silent battles


This Is Us

A poem for Chadwick Boseman and our other kings resting in power


This Is Us

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This Is Us

We have to stop promoting ‘color blindness’ as an alternative to racism

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Closeup photo of a Black woman’s face.
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Past Is Prologue

I don’t share a history of enslavement with Black Americans — but what we do share transcends oceans and generations

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Colorful portrait photo of the author.
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This Is Us

Photo: Grace Wood


This Is Us

On who I am and where I came from

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Multicolored gradient image of a mountain range.
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This Is Us

Or can we

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This Is Us

What ‘freedom’ is — and is not


This Is Us

On who we ignore, and why

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Dramatic watercolor painting of clouds reflected in water.
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Human Parts

A publication from Medium about humanity: yours, mine, and ours.

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