11 July 2017

Curated Content: Racism Is Everywhere, So Why Not Move South?

One of Nikki's friends (and by extension my friend) Reniqua Allen wrote this great opinion piece for the New York Times about how black milliennials are moving South to escape racism, which sounds completely wrong if you know any black history. Read it.
Last winter, while waiting for friends on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, I wandered in and out of the boutiques on Madison Avenue. I could feel eyes on me, following me, my big Afro, hoop earrings and even bigger book bag.

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