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A Black History Month Ode to The Chocolate Baby of My Dreams

In this piece, I think through the socialization of my favorite Black baby into her full Blackness. While the gifts I give her and the lessons I try to expose her to may result in a hyper-awareness of her racialization, I hope that it also comes with a confidence of steel so that she can walk in her glory despite whatever this society may throw at her.

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Whose Black History Month is it anyway?

It’s Black History Month! And though I shouldn’t necessarily be thrilled by the fact that I’m «allowed» to celebrate my culture for about 28 days of the year, I can’t help but revel in it. I mean, I can unabashedly share information about how people who look like me have

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