Taken from Hakim Jamal’s book “From the Dead Level: Malcolm X and Me” (page 180)
Cultures function by consensus.
White people, if you REALLY Not Like That,
Don’t be in MY face telling me with words.
SHOW ME by shutting down the white folks who ARE Like That.
But y’all won’t do that for SHIT, cause you still looking for me to tell you You’re A Good Person, Charlie Brown.
A young black girl decided to not bleach her skin after seeing the success of Lupita Nyong’o.
Lupita Nyong’o was inspired to be an actress after seeing Oprah Winfrey and Whoopi Goldberg in The Color Purple.
Whoopi Goldberg realized she could BE an actress after seeing Nichelle Nichols in Star Trek