color·blinding: I am Black. Whiteness is dependent on my inhumanity and enslavement. Whiteness is my enemy. I will not be nice to it.
Coming into a post wherein I’m…
So everyone before me is making all the salient intellectual points.
But I want to point out that right now , the response to a young woman of color talking about her SUBJECTIVE experience of racism on HER OWN BLOG and being told to “correct” her structure
( you claim to be a student then you know of MANY texts including many by WHITE authors that use the EXACT SAME rhetorical and ontological structure)
Is that she is ignored .
Like right now , and ” you are free not to respond” followed by a list of her supposed flaws an association with every racial evil you ever experienced is not a honoring of that request
Her boundaries are being disrespected so as to defend some aspect of
Because how dare anything be received well without tht being defended
I do not care what you are or identify as but what your are saying is that the words of a black woman do not matter against what you THINK you heard
And her desire to protect herself from such CONTINUAL experiences matter less than tour need to be intellectually dishonest .