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Response to TreasonousBastard (Original post)

Mon Jul 1, 2019, 09:25 AM

3. The "you aren't really black" attack is a divisive tactic

I’ve seen it used against Colin Powell, Obama and even (yes) OJ Simpson. You’re not black if you’re Caribbean, if you’re educated, if you’re in a position of power, if you’re an idol, if you’re rich. Supposedly all these things remove your blackness and you have no right to raise the issue of discrimination.

There certainly are cultural clashes between AA and Caribbean Americans (I witness these quite often in Broward county) but black people do not fall for this bull shit. The Russians keep trying but divide and conquer doesn’t really fly in the black community.

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