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On political correctness, the senator from West Virginia, and Netflix.

Senator Joe Manchin at the opening of a clinic in West Virgina. Source: Joe Manchin’s Senate Website.


I want to write books, y’all.

A writing session in the Before Times.


On racecraft, gifted and talented programs, Kingdom Hearts, and Blackness.

Twitch gaming influencer Ndukauba reacting to Sora’s inclusion in Super Smash Brothers. Source: YouTube.


I am afraid because all systems have predetermined outputs — for children, and especially Black children.

A Black child playing with a race car. Source: Unsplash.


On the white rapper, the ancestorhood of Charles Mills, fried chicken, and Blackness.

Charles Mills. Source: New York Times.


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To create a future where justice thrives, Black children need an accurate vocabulary of the past.

An image of a Black girl looking at a bookshelf. Source: Unsplash.


Hip-hop does not belong to the world. Black people have the final say on which rappers deserve to be the GOAT.

A side profile of Eminem. Source: Amazon.


On daycare, the whataboutism of white writers, writing “In the Vulture’s Circle,” and Blackness.

My son watching me playing Spider-Man: Miles Morales. Photo is my own.


On white people gentrifying ancestorhood, racecraft, writing “How Do Black People Memorialize the Afterlives of Slavery,” and Blackness.

Karen E. Fields, author of Racecraft: The Soul of Inequality in American Life. Source:

Hal H. Harris

Black on both sides. Medium Writers Challenge Winner. The founder of Established in 1865. I Tweet @Established1865. #weoc

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