Sunday, August 18, 2019
Nigeria needs the best of the best doing the best of their best. Not just doctors.
'So...I have learned to wear many faces'
What becomes of the non-recognition of othered bodies as human?
The ledgers show only one side of the accounts
When we tie our quest for freedom to toxic personalities or 'ideal' moments, we lose sight of true freedom. People come & go, moments end. Freedom is always becoming.
A distorted reflection is still a reflection.
The politics and power of distinguishing languages from dialects.
By not accounting for how the freedom to wear natural hair affects the black woman specifically, we silence and erase the black female experience and thus do epistemic violence to her.
Violent erasure strips humanity of its value