What is a man when he’s black? Constantly accused and under attack With all his efforts he encounters setbacks Pushed into drugs and selling crack Communities broken and on a backtrack. What is a woman when she’s black? Gives her all, just to fallback Disrespect and abuse is our throwback Yet we give and giveContinue reading “What is?”
So she says to me We were so scared, my boyfriend and I Surrounded by all those black men Not because we’re racists But because we knew how much How much they prefer blonde white girls Because we’re softer. Thank you for reading.
After numerous conversations about this book, I finally took the plunge and read the book. Opening Natives, I had no idea what to expect. The book is a mixture of autobiographical tales as well as historical analysis of race and class not only in the UK but in former colonies as well as America. TheContinue reading “Book Review: Natives”