This Is Us

Yes, Black People Can Be Racist

Illustration of a Black person rolling white paint onto an otherwise solid-pink floor, and casting a long, dark shadow.
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I am racist

Even though I am Black.
Even though I have Black friends.
Even though I have experienced racism.
Even though I protest against racism.
Even though I support Black-owned businesses.
Even though I say #BlackLivesMatter.