Hello world zobopians! And you too college students. Do I need to issue a disclaimer for sensitive Black readers? I mean come on…have more ego strength will you…you whiny, crybabies! Sticks and stones may break my bones but white micro-aggression can never hurt me.
Wake up people! The social activist Bayard Rustin said the statement, below, February 13, 1969 for the New York Amsterdam News:
“For if we are to face the truth, however painful this may be, we must recognize that Black people have been brutalized in the past by inferior segregated education and economic deprivation to the point where they have been put at a disadvantage with whites. Consequently, when they are placed in a difficult competitive situation, such as obtains at predominantly white universities, their immediate impulse is to retreat into themselves and establish a Black [studies] curriculum with separate – and lower- standards by which their performance shall be judged.”
This was written back then in 1969 and look at what’s happening on college campuses recently. Has anything changed? Can micro-aggression kill anybody? This is why nobody comes to the Black community for help…we can’t seem to handle the psychological stress! It’s really disappointing!
Until neXt time…