Jul 30

Erase microaggression vocabulary

young black man feeling puzzled and confused
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10. I’m not a racist. I have Black friends.

9. Can I touch your hair? (or actually touching)

8. I wish I was Black.

7. You don’t sound Black?

6. You must be mixed since your skin is lighter.

5. When I look at you, I don’t see color.




Jeffrey Kass

Jeffrey Kass

Named by Medium as Top Writer on Racism, Diversity, Education and Parenting | Speaker on Race and Society | Award-Winning Author| Latest Book: The Rona Diaries