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#BlackBlogsMatter #BlackConsciousness Day 28

Whew, we've made it 28 Days on this journey. Consciousness: the state of being awake and aware of one's surroundings/the awareness or perception of something by a person. Black Consciousness: awareness of one's identity as a black person, especially as a basis for a political grouping or movement. It's interesting to see how alike, but also… Continue reading #BlackBlogsMatter #BlackConsciousness Day 28

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Reverse Racism Isn’t Real #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge Day 20

The Oxford Dictionary defines Reverse Racism as - prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism on the basis of race directed against a member of a dominant or privileged racial group.  There some days that I feel certain, not all, white people need to be recognized so much that they will spit anything out of their mouths. It's… Continue reading Reverse Racism Isn’t Real #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge Day 20

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Dear White People – Speak Up #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge #Day2

First, black people don't hate you ... we hate your silence. If we're being honest, that sums it all up. We hate when you whisper, "I voted for Obama" to us when we're having an entirely different conversation. What's the point? We hate feeling like we are not enough when put next to our coworkers,… Continue reading Dear White People – Speak Up #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge #Day2

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We Are Here and We Matter! #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge #Week1

I'm accepting the #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge put on by Sarah Morgan, check her out she's awesome and make sure to purchase some of the #BlackBlogsMatter items. I find it important to participate in this challenge because if WE don't get the word out, who will? If we don't tell our stories, showcase our art, create our visions,… Continue reading We Are Here and We Matter! #BlackBlogsMatter Challenge #Week1